St. Mark’s United Methodist, 3502 Clairemont Dr, San Diego, CA 92117:

"French Flair"
The Sinfonia returns to St. Mark’s United Methodist with a varied program highlighting the music of French composers. The feature work will be

  • Camille Saint-Saëns: powerful Symphony No. 3, which boasts a large and colorful orchestra, featuring both piano and pipe organ!
  • Charles Gounod: Saltarello, a rollicking dance
  • Georges Bizet: Micaëla's Aria, from the passionate opera "Carmen"
  • Erik Satie: Two Gymnopedies, lovingly orchestrated by his friend Claude Debussy.
  • Hector Berlioz: Hungarian March from the almost-opera/oratorio "Damnation of Faust,"
  • Jacques Offenbach:  Overture to “Orpheus in the Underworld, complete with its iconic Can-Can!"