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Lang-Lessing Talks San Antonio Symphony, 2016-17 Season

On Sept. 16, the San Antonio Symphony will open its 2016-2017 season in collaboration with the San Antonio Mastersingers with a performance of Karl Orff’s Carmina Burana. Even if you don’t recognize Carmina Burana by name, you’ve definitely heard it. It’s opening number, “O Fortuna,” has been covered over and over, ranging from techno pop versions to TV […]

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Photo Gallery: San Antonio Symphony Serenades Southside

The bartenders of Dor?ol Distilling Company expertly mixed all manner of rakia cocktails while San Antonio Symphony Concertmaster Eric Gratz led a small string ensemble Thursday night. The bartenders respectfully opted to quietly stir traditionally shaken drinks – sound travels quite well in the small distillery. Musicians of the San Antonio Symphony performed Vivaldi’s Concerti and Dvorak’s Serenade for Strings for an […]