2017/2018 San Antonio Symphony Performances
The Symphony shines the spotlight on 14 awe-inspiring Classics Series concerts beginning with Olga Kern, as she performs Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2; a celebration of San Antonio’s Tricentennial in winter 2018; and six eclectic Pops Series concerts.
Friday, Mar 16, 2018
8:00pm – 10:00pm
A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald honors “The First Lady of Song.” The program will feature many of her greatest hits from the Great American Songbook, including It Don’t Mean a Thing, If It Ain’t Got That Swing, How High the Moon, I Got Rhythm, Summertime, A-Tisket, A-Tasket, Satin Doll, Blue Skies, Bewitched and many more. Several songs will be performed with the original Nelson Riddle and Billy May orchestrations, and others are newly created by Tony ® Award-Nominated arranger Larry Blank. The program stars three amazing singers—Capathia Jenkins, Aisha de Haas, and Metropolitan opera star Harolyn Blackwell.
H-E-B Performance Hall at The Tobin Center
San Antonio, TX, 78205