2016-2017 SEASON ANNOUNCED…
San Antonio (February 3, 2016) – The San Antonio Symphony is excited to announce its third season at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts led by Music Director Sebastian Lang-Lessing. The Symphony shines the spotlight on 14 awe-inspiring Classics Series concerts; a Mozart winter festival; and six eclectic Pops Series concerts. These performances offer a wide range of talent — fantastic pianists, superb singers, world-class violinists, a Rock ’n’ Roll legend, a sublime guitarist, high flying aerialists, and more — all contributing towards an unforgettable 2016-2017 season.
David Hendricks (SA Express-News)) June 3, 2016 SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio Symphony Music Director Sebastian Lang-Lessing conducted Gustav Mahler’s soaring Symphony No. 1 for his first concert as conductor here in October 2010. Lang-Lessing directed it again Friday night … Read More »
The San Antonio Symphony redefined the “pops” in its Pops Series on Friday night with an unorthodox presentation of the 1812 Overture. The Tchaikovsky overture is known for cannon shots at the end, and the San Antonio Symphony famously has … Read More »
Friday night was a time for Central European treasures at a San Antonio Symphony Classics Series concert. W.A. Mozart, Bedrich Smetana, Leon Janácek and Antonín Dvorák all have better-known pieces than the ones on the program, but the selections brimmed … Read More »