Viewing posts from October, 2019

Alisa Weilerstein Plays

Alisa Weilerstein on the musical storytelling in Don Quixote and Schelomo

R. Strauss’ Don Quixote is different from most music in that the cello plays a specific character, Don Quixote. How is playing this work unique? 

Playing any work of music, ...

Fox Theatre at 90

Fox Theatre at 90: Celebrating Our Movie Palace Home

Since being purchased by the San Diego Symphony in late 1984, Copley Symphony Hall has been one of the Symphony’s most important assets, a truly grand piece of real estate ...

Alyssa Villasenor’s family (pictured on right) on Halloween. Her grandmother sewed the Coco character costumes, her cousin’s painted skeleton faces on each other, while her aunts decorated the front yard and brought Coco to life!

Celebrating Dia de los Muertos with the Staff of the San Diego Symphony & Coco in Concert!

Dia De Los Muertos is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico beginning on October 31. Families create “ofrendas” or alters and decorate them with candles, flowers, water, food ...