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Balboa Theatre
Located at E. Street 868 Fourth Avenue San Diego, CA 92101
619-570-1100
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14 events
7 reviews
3 stars
why would you have to print the tickets and waste paper when they had machines that could read from your phone?
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7 reviews
3 stars
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Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra
44 ratings
4.7 average rating
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10 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 18 2014

The "Mainly Mozart" performance I went to Weds June 18th at 7:30pm had nice music, but...... NOT ONE Mozart piece!! Unbelievable!!
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3 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 22 2013

What a memorable night of beautiful music in a beautiful theater

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80 events
61 reviews
5 stars
attended Jun 15 2013

The performance was stellar, especially the purity of the clarinetist's tone from the bottom to the top of his range in a Mozart concerto, and the electrifying performance of Piazzolla's The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires, with Nadja...continued

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http://mainlymozart.org/

Description

Saturday, June 7, 2014
Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra (Preucil, Chalifour & McDermott)
Led by William Preucil, Concertmaster With soloists: 6:00pm Overture with Mainly Mozart Youth Orchestra, 7:30pm Concert
Mozart – Divertimento, Mozart – Concertone for Two Violins and Orchestra, Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 14, Mozart – Symphony No. 34

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra (McGegan & Ehnes)
Nicholas McGegan, Guest Conductor: 6:00pm Overture with Mainly Mozart Youth Orchestra, 7:30pm Concert
Mozart – Chaconne from Idomenco, Brahms – Violin Concerto, Brahms – Serenade No. 2

Saturday, June 14, 2014
Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra (Francis & Crockett)
Michael Francis, Guest Conductor 6:00pm Overture with the Mainly Mozart Youth Orchestra, 7:30pm Concert
Haydn – Symphony No. 60 (“Il Distratto”), Mozart – Bassoon Concert, Britten – Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra (Prieto & Osorio)
Carlos Miguel Prieto, Guest Conductor: 6:00pm Overture mini-concert with the Mainly Mozart Adult Amateur Musicians, featuring Carlos Miguel Prieto, violin, and Jorge Federico Osorio, piano, 7:30pm Concert
Haydn – Symphony No. 102, Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 4, Schubert – Symphony No. 2

Saturday, June 21, 2014
Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra (Brown & Wosner)
Justin Brown, Guest Conductor: 6:00pm Overture mini-concert featuring Justin Brown and Anne-Marie McDermott, two pianos, 7:30pm Concert
Kodaly – Summer Evening, Mozart – Piano Concerto, Beethoven – Symphony No. 4

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.

Objectives:
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.