Pops Goes Classical - Passport to the World: A Night in Italy
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The last date listed for A Night in Italy was Sunday August 9, 2009 / 7:30pm.
Currently at Embarcadero Marina Park South:
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A superstar of stage and screen, Vanessa Williams is the main event at this Summer Pops concert at a cool outdoor venue. Known for her roles in TV's Ugly Betty and Desperate Housewives, along with starring on Broadway in Kiss of the Spider Woman and Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods, Williams' singing career has earned her 11 Grammy Award nominations and scored her a No. 1 hit with her ballad "Save the Best for Last." She now joins conductor Matthew Garbutt and the San Diego Symphony for an evening at Embarcadero Marina Park. Learn More
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Delighful evening,wonderful music and good seats.
Unfortunatly half the seats that were the closest remained empty and the next section which we were in could have been brought closer to the stage.
We parked at the $10 parking garage and there...continued
This Summer Pops concert evening features music from the concert hall to the opera stage to the silver screen — by famous Italian composers including Rossini, Puccini, Verdi and Mascagni. Led by conductor Matthew Garbutt and featuring special guest vocalists.
About the Ticket Supplier: San Diego SymphonyIn the 100+ years since its inception, the San Diego Symphony has become one of the leading orchestras in the United States, and was recently designated a Tier 1 Orchestra by the League of American Orchestras. It is committed to providing musical experiences of superior quality for the greater San Diego community and beyond. Through a rich mixture of innovative and educational programming designed to appeal to all ages and cultures, the Symphony makes music an integral part of the cultural and intellectual fabric of the San Diego region, valued by and relevant to all its residents.
The San Diego Symphony offers a wide range of concert experiences and performs over 100 concerts each season, including performances at downtown San Diego's historic Symphony Hall. Various concert series include the Jacobs Masterworks series led by Music Director Jahja Ling, offering traditional classical repertoire; the City Lights series, featuring Principal Pops Conductor Bill Conti and popular guest artists; the Family Festival, featuring family-friendly concerts; International Passport, bringing the best of world dance and music to San Diego; and Classical Edge, a fascinating series of concerts that examines classical music from entertaining and thought-provoking angles. The orchestra also provides a Chamber Music Series at La Jolla's TSRI to highlight individual orchestra members performing with esteemed guest artists. Each year, from July through September, the Symphony presents an outdoor Summer Pops season at Embarcadero Marina Park South, mixing classical favorites and pop music in a festive, outdoor atmosphere on San Diego's picturesque waterfront.
In 2010 the San Diego Symphony celebrated their 100th anniversary, the first California orchestra to reach this milestone.