The San Antonio Symphony’s Strauss Festival has been their focus for the past month, but on Saturday night it comes to an end.
“This weekend is our final part to our Strauss Festival.”
The Strauss Festival that Concertmaster Eric Gratz is talking about the symphony’s yearly focus on a single composer.
“It’s sort of your one last chance to get the whole spectrum of Strauss’s music.”
I asked “Is it a particularly challenging part for you—you’ve got solos throughout, right?”