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Balboa Theatre
Located at E. Street 868 Fourth Avenue San Diego, CA 92101
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Mainly Mozart Festival
6 ratings
3.8 average rating
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6 reviews
6 stars
attended Jun 16 2011

I have heard the Romeros many times, both as a family when the father was alive, and as individuals, and think they are fantastic. However, in this case, the entire concert lasted less than two hours, and although I was extremely pleased that...continued

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3 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 18 2011

We attend this Saturday night the 18th. The performace was good but not sintilating. It was well played , but did not really excite. The violon concerto was fairly stong, but James Ehnes,violinist was not very dramatic. The final symphony No....continued

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2 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 14 2011

My tickets were waiting for me a Will Call and the I was pleased to find that we had FANTASTIC seats for the price. Parking is free for 3 hours if you park in Horton Plaza and go in to validate it. Amazing performance....wonderful night all around!

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Learn "more ": Mainly Mozart Artistic Director David Atherton.


The All-Star Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra takes the Balboa Theatre stage under the direction of acclaimed conductor David Atherton to perform some of the greatest music ever written.

*June 11, 2011 at 7:30pm: *

Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra

David Atherton, Conductor

Anne-Marie McDermott, piano

William Preucil, violin

Che-Yen Chen, viola

Yao Zhao, cello

Mozart: Serenade in G Eine kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525

Haydn: Piano Concerto in D. H.XVIII:11

Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante in A for string trio and orchestra, K. 320e

Haydn: Symphony No. 45 in F sharp minor Farewell

*June 14, 2011 at 7:30pm

Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra

David Atherton, Conductor

Adam Neiman, piano*

Mozart – Symphony No. 16 in C, K. 128

Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466

Schubert – Symphony No. 5 in B flat, D. 485

June 16, 2011 at 7:30pm:

Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra

David Atherton, Conductor

Angel Romero, guitar

Mozart – Overture: Il sogno di Scipione, K. 141a & 163

Rodrigo – _Concierto de Aranjuez

_Mozart – Serenade No. 4 in D, K. 203 *

June 18, 2011 at 7:30pm:* *

Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra**

David Atherton*, conductor*

James Ehnes*, violin

Mozart – Serenade No. 12 in C minor, K. 388

Mendelssohn – Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64

Mendelssohn – Nocturne from Midsummer Night’s Dream, Op. 61

Mozart – Symphony No. 36 in C Linz, K. 425

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