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Balboa Theatre
Located at E. Street 868 Fourth Avenue San Diego, CA 92101
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16 reviews
81 stars
Find street parking north of Broadway and a few blocks west. We're always able to find parking around 5th West and C. Street parking is free after 6pm. (arrive around 5:45 and pay the quarter to the meter to guarantee a spot.)
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I wore Jeans, polo shirt and sandals.
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Mainly Mozart Festival: St. Petersburg String Quartet
6 ratings
4.2 average rating
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23 events
13 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 06 2009

Great music in central downtown location. Balboa theatre has a distant acoustic for chamber music from where we were seated, (back of the orchestra section), so I suggest moving forward if you can.

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4 reviews
15 stars
attended Jun 06 2009

Beautiful music @ a great price. Of note, we were hugely disappointed about the parking. Knowing the area well we parked in the Horton Plaza structure. Arriving to the venue about 30 min's before curtain we asked about validation and were told...continued

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St. Petersburg String Quartet

Adam Neiman, piano


Tchaikovsky, The Seasons, Op. 37         

Mozart, Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478         

Tchaikovsky, String Quartet No. 1 in D, Op. 11    

About the Ticket Supplier: Mainly Mozart

Mainly Mozart is a bi-national, not-for-profit corporation that produces concerts throughout the year in San Diego County and Baja, California—the highlight of which is an annual summer music festival.

1. To promote an annual music festival of orchestral and chamber music concerts of Mozart’s (as well as other classical composers), with performances of the highest artistic quality consistent with fiscal responsibility;
2. To foster the education and appreciation of classical music and master musicians.

In addition, Mainly Mozart’s educational outreach programs reach over 50,000 students in both countries. Annual funding for Mainly Mozart is provided by the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture; the County of San Diego Community Enhancement program; the California Arts Council; the National Endowment for the Arts; and contributions from individuals, businesses and foundations.