http://tpr.org en Akiko Fujimoto Leads The Nutcracker: Russian Ballet And Italian Baroque On Tap For Symphony http://tpr.org/post/akiko-fujimoto-leads-nutcracker-russian-ballet-and-italian-baroque-tap-symphony <p></p><p>Akiko Fujimoto&nbsp;is the assistant director of the San Antonio Symphony and her duties include giving pre-concert talks, knowing the repertory just in case (called cover conductor), conducting educational and pops concerts, and this year leading a&nbsp;<a href="http://www.sasymphony.org/2012/06/christmas-baroque/" target="_blank">new series of baroque concerts</a> with musicians of the San Antonio Symphony. All of that happens to overlap this week with performances of <em><a href="http://www.sasymphony.org/2012/06/the-nutcracker-2/" target="_blank">the Nutcracker</a>.</em></p> Wed, 21 Nov 2012 20:05:40 +0000 John Clare 2191 at http://tpr.org Akiko Fujimoto Leads The Nutcracker: Russian Ballet And Italian Baroque On Tap For Symphony