Young People’s Concerts:
Celebrating Women in Music
February 18, 2020 at 9:45 am – H-E-B Performance Hall, The Tobin Center
February 19, 2020 at 9:45 am & 11:10 am – Edgewood Theatre of Performing Arts
February 25, 2020 at 9:45 am & 11:10 am – H-E-B Performance Hall, The Tobin Center
February 26, 2020 at 9:45 am & 11:10 am – Byron P. Steele II High School Auditorium
Noam Aviel, conductor
Presented in partnership with The Tobin Center for the Performing Arts
In 1920, the passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution granted American women the right to vote. One hundred years later, the San Antonio Symphony commemorates the campaign for Women’s Suffrage and the larger struggle for gender equality through the lens of important women in music. Get to know and hear the works of several prominent women composers and how they overcame the obstacles of their time to find a voice and a significant place in music history. As a cross-curricular extension, have students participate in our related Paint to Music Contest [information coming soon] – winning artwork will be projected onscreen at the concerts!
*Online reservations release date: Wed., Sept. 25, 2019, at 7:00 AM
Please check back to this page for a link to reserve on Wed., Sept. 25, 2019. Reservations can be made at any time after the release date; however, please be aware that concerts tend to fill up very quickly.
For available teaching materials and concert playlists for this program, visit our Teachers’ Lounge
program subject to change