Produced by La Jolla Music Society SummerFest and UCSD-TV, watch performances, lectures, round table discussions, interviews, and rehearsals featuring internationally-renowned artists, composers, music scholars and SummerFest Music Director Cho-Liang Lin.
1824-1942: RICHARD, ROBERT & LUDWIG
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 8:00 PM
RICHARD STRAUSS: Sextet for Strings Capriccio, Opus 85
SCHUMANN: Piano Quartet in E-flat Major, Opus 47
Fellowship artists, Verona Quartet, opening tonight’s performance with the beautiful and poetic Strauss’ Sextet joined by former SummerFest Music Director and violist Heiichiro Ohyama and cellist Eileen Moon.
PREMIÈRES & REPRISES
Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 3:00 PM
Continuing with the important tradition of commissioning new works, SummerFest celebrates its 30th Anniversary by bringing together the past and the present.
FINALE WITH JAMES CONLON & GIL SHAHAM
Friday, August 26, 2016 at 8:00 PM
SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, D.485
PROKOFIEV: Violin Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 63
MOZART: Symphony No. 34 in C Major, K.338
Led by conductor James Conlon, and featuring some of the world’s best musicians performing as the SummerFest Chamber Orchestra, they perform Schubert’s Symphony No. 5, Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 2 featuring soloist Gil Shaham, and Mozart’s Symphony No. 34.