Sila: The Breath of the World – Sunday, September 27, 2015, 3:00-4:10 p.m. Free.
Up to 80 musicians from the orchestra and chorus perform John Luther Adams’ site-determined piece, “Sila,” at the Japanese Friendship Garden in Balboa Park in honor of the park’s centennial. More information here.
GALA 2015: "Enchanted Evening" – Saturday, October 17, 2015, 6:00 p.m.
Join us at The Westgate Hotel as we celebrate the start of a new season. The evening includes a sparkling reception with hosted wine bar, silent and live auctions, tribute to this year’s “Arts Angel” Vicki Heins-Shaw, and an elegant dinner by Chef Fabrice. The evening is capped by music from Lori Bell and Trio de Janeiro in the “cabaret.” Call 858-534-4637 for information, to receive an invitation, or to reserve your ticket.
Young People's Concert – Friday, October 30, 2015, 7:00-8:00 p.m. Free.
Reservations recommended. More information here.
Christmas Messiah Sing – Sunday, December 13, 2015 4:00 p.m.
A holiday favorite! Our annual sing-along of the Christmas portion of the “Messiah” takes place at St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church, Carlsbad. Scores available for rent on site. Call 858-534-4637 to purchase tickets.
Young Artists Competition – Saturday, January 18, 2016, 9:00 a.m. –4:00 pm
The 56th annual Young Artists Competition is open to vocalists and instrumentalists residing and/or receiving musical instruction in San Diego County or Baja California. For an application or more information, click here. Conrad Prebys Music Center, UCSD campus. This event is open to the public to attend at no charge.
Young Artists Winners Recital – Sunday, February 28, 2016, 2:00pm. Private Home
Hear the winners of January’s Young Artists Competition perform in an intimate performance setting. The Recital is followed by a light reception. Reserve your ticket at 858-534-4637.
Sacred Voices Concerts – Two performances: Saturday, April 9 at 7:00 pm at The Village Church in Rancho Santa Fe, and Sunday, April 17 at 4:00 pm at St. Paul Cathedral, Hillcrest. Our chorus of 100 voices will perform a program of large sacred works that span several centuries and a variety of “classical” musical styles. Reserve your ticket at 858-534-4637.
Annual Wine Tasting & Benefit – Saturday, May 14, 2016, 2:00-5:00 p.m.
Private home. Reception, themed “blind tasting” led by syndicated wine columnist Robert Whitley, raffle, and auction.