The Youth Orchestra of San Antonio came dangerously close to bringing its audience to tears with a triumphant tribute of Purple Rain Live Monday night at the Tobin.
Speakers at the fall TEDx San Antonio event on Saturday explored ways toward more effective leadership and how people can use creativity and innovation to improve their lives and community.
The selection process for this fall’s TEDxSanAntonio was a summer-long deliberation that has produced a stellar and thought-provoking lineup for the event in November, said Kelly Strait, chair of the TEDxSanAntonio programming committee.
The funny thing about being a conductor, said Troy Peters, is that it’s a traditional authority role – conductors literal shout orders from an elevated platform.
Anyone who doubts the remarkable range of musicianship or the quality of local bands performing original music should have been at the Pearl Stable Wednesday evening for Estática Vol 2.
The second edition of the Rivard Report’s music series, Estática, will bring together local bands and artists with the talented Youth Orchestra of San Antonio for a special encore performance of Abbey Road Live on Wednesday, April 27 at the Pearl Stable.
On one of the first chilly nights in weeks, more than 100 people milled around the Paper Tiger on South St.