Akiko Fujimoto Leads The Nutcracker: Russian Ballet And Italian Baroque On Tap For Symphony
Akiko Fujimoto 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 new series of baroque concerts with musicians of the San Antonio Symphony. All of that happens to overlap this week with performances of the Nutcracker.
November 25 at 7 p.m. at the San Fernando Cathedral
Akiko Fujimoto, conductor Bonnie Terry, violin
Torelli: Concerto Grosso, op. 8, no. 6, G minor (Christmas Concerto)
Charpentier: Noëls pour les instruments
J. S. Bach: Violin Concerto No. 1, in A minor
Corelli: Concerto Grosso op. 6, no. 8, G minor (Christmas Concerto)
J. S. Bach: Overture No. 1 in C Major
THE NUTCRACKER WITH BALLET SAN ANTONIO:
Ballet San Antonio and the San Antonio Symphony at the Majestic Theatre
November 23 at 7 p.m.
November 24 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
November 25 at 7 p.m.
November 30 at 7 p.m.
December 1 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
December 2 at 7 p.m.
- Find out more online at www.sasymphony.org