When: Saturday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Edgewood Academy Theatre,607 Southwest 34th Street
Price: Free concert
The San Antonio Symphony offers this free neighborhood concert as part of the Symphony’s AT&T Music Scholars program. Ken-David Masur will conduct the Symphony and joining on the program will be the Edgewood Beginning Strings, Edgewood Orchestra and Edgewood Mariachi. The repertoire will be:
Bizet “Les Toréadors” from Carmen Suite No. 1
trad. Mary Had a Little Lamb, played by Edgewood Beginning Strings
trad. Twinkle Twinkle, played be Edgewood Beginning Strings
Mozart Ah! Vous dirai-je, Maman (Twinkle Variations)
Copland “Hoe-Down” from Rodeo
Lennon/McCartney, arr. Gonzales Yesterday (played by the Edgewood Orchestra)
Badelt, arr. Lavender and Moore Pirates of the Caribbean (Main Theme)
Rosas, arr. Winter Sobre las olas
trad. Cerca del mar, played by the Edgewood Mariachi
trad., arr. Ortiz/DeBoer El son de la negra
When: Sunday, May 15 at 3:00 p.m.
Where: Steele Auditorium, Byron P. Steele II High School, 1300 FM 1103,
Price: $10 per ticket
The Symphony and the Community Fine Arts Network (www.thecfan.org) present a concert in SteeleHigh School. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online at www.thecfan.org. Ken-David Masur will conduct:
Tchaikovsky Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64
When: Tuesday, May 24 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: LanierHigh School,1514 West Durango Boulevard
When: Tuesday, May 31 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: BrackenridgeHigh School,400 Eagleland Drive
The Symphony offers free neighborhood concerts, as part of the AT&T Music Scholars program on May 24 and 31 at LanierHigh School and BrackenridgeHigh School. These concert include musicians from both schools. Ken-David Masur will conduct the Symphony and the repertoire will include:
Tchaikovsky Movement IV. from Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36
Bizet “Danse bohème” from Carmen Suite No. 2
Arlen/Harburg Over the Rainbow
Copland “Saturday Night Waltz” from Rodeo
Rossini Overture to William Tell
When: Friday, May 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: BrandeisHigh School Auditorium,13011 Kyle Seale Pkwy
The San Antonio Symphony will offer a free Memorial Day concert filled with patriotic American music on May 27. Ken-David Masur will conduct:
Smith/Key, arr. Damrosch The Star-Spangled Banner
Copland, arr. Longfield Fanfare for the Common Man
Gould American Salute
Alford Colonel Bogey March
Copland John Henry
Sousa Hail to the Spirit of Liberty
Cohan, arr. Hermann George M. Cohan Salute
Williams Hymn to the Fallen
arr. Wendel Armed Forces March
arr. Stephenson Sing Along, America!
About the San Antonio Symphony: The San Antonio Symphony is a non-profit performing arts organization with the mission to inspire and enrich our community by vigorously influencing the artistic fabric of San Antonio through excellent symphonic performance, education and service. The San Antonio Symphony, with more than 70 professional musicians, serves over 130,000 people per year including 40,000 students. For more information about the Symphony visit www.sasymphony.org. For more information: Jack Fishman, San Antonio Symphony at
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