EVENTS

March – November 2017

Mar
5
Sun
CAROLINE GOULDING, violin
March 5, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
CAROLINE GOULDING, violin  @ The Auditorium at TSRI | San Diego | California | United States
Award-winning violinist Caroline Goulding gives a solo recital performing works by Mozart, Ravel, Szymanowski and Enescu
Mar
9
Thu
BRAD MEHLDAU
March 9, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
BRAD MEHLDAU @ MCASD Sherwood Auditorium | San Diego | California | United States
American Jazz pianist and composer Brad Mehldau makes a welcome addition to the line-up for this season’s Piano Series
Mar
10
Fri
TAFELMUSIK BAROQUE ORCHESTRA
March 10, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
TAFELMUSIK BAROQUE ORCHESTRA  @ MCASD Sherwood Auditorium | San Diego | California | United States
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra bring J.S. Bach: The Circle of Creation — a celebration of the genius of Bach and their latest multi-media creation
Mar
18
Sat
MALANDAIN BALLET BIARRITZ: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST @ Civic Theatre | San Diego | California | United States
Malandain Ballet Biarritz return with a new full-length ballet of Beauty and the Beast
Mar
30
Thu
DANISH NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
March 30, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
DANISH NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA @ Jacobs Music Center-Copley Symphony Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Performing Nielsen’s Helios Overture and Mahler’s Symphony No. 1, Danish National Symphony Orchestra are joined by world-renowned soprano Deborah Voigt for Mahler’s Wesendonck Lieder conducted by Maestro Fabio Luisi
Mar
31
Fri
MAX RAABE & PALAST ORCHESTER
March 31, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
MAX RAABE & PALAST ORCHESTER @ Balboa Theatre | San Diego | California | United States
Slick, nostalgic, dashing and debonair, Berlin-based Max Rabbe & Palast Orchester bring their new show "Let's Do It!"
Apr
8
Sat
BLACK GRACE
April 8, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
BLACK GRACE @ Spreckels Theatre | San Diego | California | United States
Black Grace bring a striking performance of six short works choreographed by their founder Neil Ieremia
Apr
22
Sat
EMERSON STRING QUARTET
April 22, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
EMERSON STRING QUARTET @ La Jolla Presbyterian Church | San Diego | California | United States
Celebrating their 40th year, the Emerson String Quartet return to La Jolla Music Society with Mozart, Shostakovich and Dvorak
Apr
29
Sat
NIKOLAY KHOZYAINOV, piano
April 29, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
NIKOLAY KHOZYAINOV, piano @ The Auditorium at TSRI | San Diego | California | United States
La Jolla Music Society welcomes the return of award-winning Russian pianist Nikolay Khozyainov
May
12
Fri
JEREMY DENK
May 12, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
JEREMY DENK @ La Jolla Presbyterian Church | San Diego | California | United States
Pianist Jeremy Denk’s exceptionally eclectic program ranges from Renaissance and contemporary classical music to ragtime and jazz.
Aug
2
Wed
SUMMERFEST OUTDOOR CONCERT & MOVIE
August 2, 2017 @ 6:30 pm
SUMMERFEST OUTDOOR CONCERT & MOVIE @ Ellen Browning Scripps Park | San Diego | California | United States
Come to the famous La Jolla Cove for our anuual free concert to kick off SummerFest 2017
Aug
4
Fri
OPENING NIGHT: Fiddles vs. Pianos
August 4, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
OPENING NIGHT: Fiddles vs. Pianos @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Join us for opening night - an evening of musical fireworks and spectacular artistry!
Aug
5
Sat
FROM PRAGUE WITH LOVE
August 5, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
FROM PRAGUE WITH LOVE @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Parisian glamour meets Eastern Europe’s romantic mysticism in this luscious program.
Aug
6
Sun
GENIUS FROM FINLAND: Olli Mustonen
August 6, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
GENIUS FROM FINLAND: Olli Mustonen @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Finnish genius Olli Mustonen spans two centuries in this scintillating program.
Aug
8
Tue
IN THE HEART OF HUNGARY
August 8, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
IN THE HEART OF HUNGARY @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Music to salute the heart and spirit of an enchanted place.
Aug
9
Wed
THE POWER OF FIVE
August 9, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
THE POWER OF FIVE @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
One night, three quintets spanning centuries, that will broaden sonic frontiers.
Aug
11
Fri
CELEBRATING STRINGS
August 11, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
CELEBRATING STRINGS @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Reach the mountaintop summit of strings with Mendelssohn, Spohr and Kodaly
Aug
13
Sun
KALICHSTEIN-LAREDO-ROBINSON TRIO: 40th Anniversary @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Wish a happy 40th birthday to America’s internationally-lauded piano trio.
Aug
15
Tue
BEETHOVEN’S VIOLIN SONATAS I
August 15, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
BEETHOVEN'S VIOLIN SONATAS I @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Journey through some of the most profound and beautifully-moving music written by Beethoven.
Aug
16
Wed
BEETHOVEN’S VIOLIN SONATAS II
August 16, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
BEETHOVEN'S VIOLIN SONATAS II @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
The sublime “Kreutzer” sonata is featured tonight, performed violinist Jennifer Koh and pianist Shai Wosner.
Aug
18
Fri
BEETHOVEN’S VIOLIN SONATAS IV
August 18, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
BEETHOVEN'S VIOLIN SONATAS IV @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Violinist Yura Lee and pianist Gilles Vonsattel complete this SummerFest first-ever performance of the complete Beethoven violin-piano sonatas.
Aug
19
Sat
AN EVENING WITH THE REGINA CARTER QUARTET @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Grammy® nominated violinist Regina Carter makes her SummerFest debut
Aug
20
Sun
SUMMER SERENADES
August 20, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
SUMMER SERENADES @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
This program brims with disarming quirks and unexpected charms.
Aug
22
Tue
MOZART’S ENCHANTMENT
August 22, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
MOZART'S ENCHANTMENT @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Mozart – the very word embodies the experience of sublime beauty.
Aug
23
Wed
AN EVENING WITH ALISA WEILERSTEIN
August 23, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
AN EVENING WITH ALISA WEILERSTEIN @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
One of today’s reigning instrumental soloists world-wide, cellist Alisa Weilerstein returns to SummerFest.
Aug
25
Fri
FINALE WITH DAVID ZINMAN
August 25, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
FINALE WITH DAVID ZINMAN @ Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall  | San Diego | California | United States
An All-Star SummerFest chamber orchestra led by American conductor, David Zinman brings SummereFest’s 31st season to a close.
Oct
18
Wed
CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
October 18, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA @ Jacobs Music Center-Copley Symphony Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Hailed as one of the greatest orchestras in the world, the multi Grammy® Award-winning Chicago Symphony Orchestra returns to San Diego
Oct
29
Sun
CROSSCURRENTS
October 29, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
CROSSCURRENTS @ Balboa Theatre | San Diego | California | United States
Bridging both directions of inspiration between jazz and the music of India, Crosscurrents is an international super-group led by 2017 NEA Jazz Master and Grammy® Award-winning bassist Dave Holland
Nov
5
Sun
2017 VAN CLIBURN GOLD MEDALIST
November 5, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
2017 VAN CLIBURN GOLD MEDALIST @ The Auditorium at TSRI | San Diego | California | United States
Yekwon Sunwoo (South Korea) was announced as the Gold Medalist on June 10, 2017 at the Van Cliburn Competition Awards Ceremony in Fort Worth, Texas
Nov
11
Sat
RICHARD GOODE
November 11, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
RICHARD GOODE @ Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Legendary pianist Richard Goode brings a virtuosic program of works by J.S. Bach, Chopin, Beethoven and Schoenberg