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Lunch & Listen: Principal Librarian Courtney Secoy Cohen

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

This week's edition of "Lunch & Listen" features Principal Librarian Courtney Secoy Cohen, who is also an outstanding oboist!

Lunch & Listen

Tuesday, September 15, 2020


Dear Military Families

Saturday, September 12, 2020

We missed hosting you at our annual Concert Under the Stars military appreciation concert this summer. We can't wait to see you at The Shell next summer! Until then, please enjoy a few of our favorite memories from our previous concerts.

MUSICAL GUMBO: Jazz and the Black Experience

Thursday, September 10, 2020

MUSICAL GUMBO: Jazz and the Black Experience

With Marshall Hawkins& Charles McPherson, interviewed by Gilbert Castellanos

GIlbert Castellanos (Jazz @ The Jacobs curator) leads a wide-ranging and deeply personal interview with jazz luminaries Marshall Hawkins and Charles McPherson. These San Diego artists reflect on their experiences as Black musicians who came of age before the Civil Rights Era, performing with the likes of Miles Davis, Charles Mingus, and Shirley Horn, and how their life experiences have shaped them as artists. They also share wisdom and advice from teaching younger generations of artists this music which was born from the Black American experience and the history of racism in America. This interview includes a special, short performance by the three masters

Old Standbys

Wednesday, September 9, 2020


Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Dog Days of Summer

Friday, August 28, 2020

J.S. BARK: "Wachet auf, woof uns die Stimme" ("Sleepers awake, a voice is woof-ing at us")

We've got a pup-ular piece from "J.S. Bark" (a.k.a Bach) to celebrate International Dog Day! Some frisky, furry friends of the Symphony are living their best life as Abraham Martin, viola; Yumi Cho, violin; and Jeremy Kurtz-Harris, principal bass, perform. Do your part by supporting local animal shelters!

Vivaldi's 'Four Seasons: Summer'

Friday, August 28, 2020

Vivaldi's 'Four Seasons: Summer' - feat. San Diego & San Diego Symphony Musicians

Musicians of the San Diego Symphony showcase the beauty of San Diego
through historical landmarks while playing 'Summer (Presto)' from Vivaldi's esteemed work, the "Four Seasons".

SOLOISTS (in order of appearance)
Wesley Precourt
Jing Yan Bowcott
Kenneth Liao
Hanah Stuart
Julia Pautz

Jing Yan Bowcott
Wesley Precourt
Hanah Stuart
Pei-Chun Tsai

Kenneth Liao
Julia Pautz
Pei-Chun Tsai

Chi-Yuan Chen
Johanna Nowik

Xian Zhuo

John Wilson

Susan Wulff

Produced by the San Diego Symphony Musicians
Director: Julia Pautz
Audio Engineer: Wesley Precourt
Video Editor: Susan Wulff

Superhero Video - Chapter 12

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Chapter 12: Manuel de Falla - “Fire!"
Music: Manuel de Falla - “Danza Ritual del Fuego”; arranged by Salvador Sanchis
Amy Taylor, flute
Sarah Skuster, oboe
Leyla Zamora, bassoon
Elyse Lauzon, horn
Sheryl Renk, clarinet
Narrator: Nuvi Mehta

Author : Lucy A. Warner
Illustrator: Patrick Ackerman

Producer: Julia Pautz
Director: Susan Wulff
Co-Editors: Cameron Keezer-Wulff & Susan Wulff
Audio Engineer: Jeremy Kurtz-Harris