Cactus Pear Music Festival http://tpr.org en Cactus Pear Music Festival Turns 18 http://tpr.org/post/cactus-pear-music-festival-turns-18 <p></p><p>A musical tradition was created 18 years ago here in San Antonio called the Cactus Pear Music Festival and it was created by a former concertmaster of the San Antonio Symphony, Stephanie Sant'Ambrogio.</p><p>“I knew I wanted to start a chamber music festival because there was nothing going on, classical music speaking, during the summer months," said Sant'Ambrogio.</p><p>So she devised the idea of the festival, but was short a name for it, a name that ended up being created in the most San Antonio of ways. Sant'Ambrogio picks up the story from there:</p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 20:38:37 +0000 Jack Morgan 33880 at http://tpr.org Cactus Pear Music Festival Turns 18 Cactus Pear Music Festival Heats Up With Strings http://tpr.org/post/cactus-pear-music-festival-heats-strings <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">More concerts and outreach events are on tap for the </span><a href="http://www.cpmf.us/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Cactus Pear Music Festival</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">'s </span>17th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> annual season this week.&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 12:56:00 +0000 John Clare 14129 at http://tpr.org Cactus Pear Music Festival Heats Up With Strings Cactus Pear Music Festival Dreams Up New Programs http://tpr.org/post/cactus-pear-music-festival-dreams-new-programs <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The seventeenth season of the </span><a href="http://cpmf.us/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Cactus Pear Music Festival</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> gets underway Wednesday afternoon in Boerne with a children's concert. The theme this year is "Dreams &amp; Prayers."&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 16:30:58 +0000 John Clare 14115 at http://tpr.org Cactus Pear Music Festival Dreams Up New Programs