Upcoming Program: Friday, May 31 at 7:30 pm, All Souls Episcopal

“Time and Space” Sinfonia closes its 33rd Season with “Time and Space,” a program of music spanning three Centuries and six Nations! This far-ranging concert will take place on Friday evening, May 31, at 7:30 p.m., in the striking All Souls’ Episcopal Church, 1475 Catalina Blvd., in Point Loma.

  • 18th Century
    Vivaldi: Violin Concerto in G Minor
    Features Music Teachers Competition Winner Dasha Zerboni.
    Mozart: Overture to “Don Giovani”
    This famous overture previews music from the opera, including the haunting graveyard scene.
  • 19th Century
    Beethoven: Symphony No. 2
    The Sinfonia gets a jump on the worldwide 2020 celebration of the 250th Anniversary of the composer’s birth with this energetic work.
    Kalinnikov: Intermezzo No. 1
    Admired by Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff, the short-lived composer left only two symphonies (No. 1 given its San Diego premiere by the Sinfonia) and some smaller works, like this evocative Intermezzo.
  • 20th Century
    Sibelius: Valse Triste
    Originally part of the incidental music for the  play Kuolema, this evanescent work is far better known as a separate concert piece, and from appearances in film.
    Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings
    Originally a movement from his String Quartet, the expanded Adagio has become one of the best-loved of 20th-Century works, used for many state occasions as well as in film.