Congratulations to Isaiah on his recent acceptance into the San Diego Youth Symphony’s Concert Orchestra! The SDYS program has 7 ensembles and each ensemble requires an audition consisting of sight-reading, scales, and the performance of a memorized piece. If you have never seen a youth symphony performance, I encourage you to check them out during […]
Congratulations to Mia for completing 200 bow holds with her practice bow! We posted Mia’s bow hold chart on the wall of the studio at Villa Musica so other students could see. Here is Mia with her finished chart:
Congratulations to Sami on completing 200 bow holds with her practice bow! Now that Sami has her bow, she is hard at work on another 200 bow holds. Stay tuned for her next finished chart…
Congratulations to Louis on the completion of his Book 1 Hundreds! Louis went to France to visit his family for the entire summer, but he still managed to finish his Hundreds while he was gone. Awesome!
Come hear the Crows play some gypsy jazz for cello and upright bass! When: Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 10-11am Where: Villa Musica Recital Hall 10373 Roselle St., #170 San Diego, 92121
Congratulations to Jack on the completion of his Book 2 Hundreds! I really like his hand-drawn Hundreds chart. If you look at the pegs of his cello, you will see his Book 1, Book 2, and Hundreds cello belts. Cello belts are kind of like karate belts, and cellists earn them when they complete a […]
Josh Seemann is not just a fantastic cellist—he’s also a talented (and sponsored!) surfer/skater. Makes sense to me that the two skills go hand in hand…cellists are musical athletes, after all.
**FREE DRESS REHEARSAL** Friday, December 6, 7-10pm Mandeville Auditorium, UCSD campus utterly ecstatic Steven Schick conducts Musica Celestis Ikarus-Azur Daphnis et Chloe Aaron Jay Kernis Paul Hembree NEE COMMISSION Maurice Ravel Our second subscription program takes us to the sublime. We open with Aaron Jay Kernis’ ethereal Musica Celestis (“Music of the Heavens”) for string […]
**FREE DRESS REHEARSAL** Friday, November 1, 7-10pm Mandeville Auditorium, UCSD campus Steven Schick conducts Sinfonia concertante, K. 297b Density 21.5 Mina Symphonie Fantastique W.A. Mozart Edgar Varèse Dai Fujikura Hector Berlioz Special Guests: Claire Chase, flute; International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) Music from four different centuries, chosen to reflect this spooky time of the year. The […]
La Jolla Symphony Young People’s Concert Friday, November 1, 2013 (7:00-8:15pm) A concert for young eyes and ears that will be fun for adults, too! Hear a revolutionary work for solo flute performed by Claire Chase, as well as Hector Berlioz’s Symphonie Fantastique. Commentary/conducting by Steven Schick. Mandeville Auditorium, UCSD campus (parking in lots 206 […]