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Jacobs Music Center
Copley Symphony Hall 750 B Street San Diego, CA 92101
619-235-0804
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Tchaikovsky's "Romeo and Juliet"
11 ratings
3.9 average rating
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7 reviews
15 stars
attended Apr 26 2012

What is the most disappointing is the way the San Diego Symphony pairs their performances. They tout
a master composer in their advertising for a lovely night with Tchaikovshy's Romeo and Juliet and then squeeze in the advertised performance at...continued

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6 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 26 2012

The Westside Story and the Butterfly piece and the original Romeo & Juliet was very good but the 2nd piece in the program, right before Intermission was awful. Too discordant, not what you'd expect from a violin piece. I realize it wasn't the...continued

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4 reviews
14 stars
attended Apr 26 2012

It was a standout performance! The West Side Story Dance Suite was fun (loved the orchestra snapping their fingers with the music; you could *almost* see Rita Moreno dancing on stage) and Romeo and Juliet was energetic and tight. The Tan Dun...continued

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Description

Jahja Ling, conductor; Cho-Liang Lin, violin

Program:

BERNSTEIN: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

TAN DUN: Violin Concerto: _The Love _

CHEN/HE: The Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto

TCHAIKOVSKY: Romeo and Juliet Overture-Fantasy