Flight of the Bumblebee | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Flight of the Bumblebee | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Winner of the $100,000 Grand Prize at the 2017 M-Prize Competition, Russian Renaissance has firmly established itself as one of the most electrifying and exhilarating ensembles today. Valeri Grokhovsky, virtuoso classical and jazz pianist, will join the group for a spellbinding season finale! About Russian Renaissance: After emerging with the $100,000 Grand Prize at the 2017 M-Prize Competition, the largest prize for chamber music in the world, Russian Renaissance has firmly established itself as one of the most electrifying and exhilarating ensembles of today. Through stunning performances of everything from tango and folk to Classical and...

Flight of the Bumblebee | Musica Viva!

Flight of the Bumblebee | Musica Viva!

Chamber Music As It’s Meant To Be Heard – In Chambers! Winner of the $100,000 Grand Prize at the 2017 M-Prize Competition, Russian Renaissance has firmly established itself as one of the most electrifying and exhilarating ensembles today. Valeri Grokhovsky, virtuoso classical and jazz pianist, will join the group for a spellbinding season finale! About Russian Renaissance: After emerging with the $100,000 Grand Prize at the 2017 M-Prize Competition, the largest prize for chamber music in the world, Russian Renaissance has firmly established itself as one of the most electrifying and exhilarating ensembles of today. Through stunning...

Flight of the Bumblebee | Impresario Club

Flight of the Bumblebee | Impresario Club

Celebrate The Senses! Winner of the $100,000 Grand Prize at the 2017 M-Prize Competition, Russian Renaissance has firmly established itself as one of the most electrifying and exhilarating ensembles today. Valeri Grokhovsky, virtuoso classical and jazz pianist, will join the group for a spellbinding season finale! About Russian Renaissance: After emerging with the $100,000 Grand Prize at the 2017 M-Prize Competition, the largest prize for chamber music in the world, Russian Renaissance has firmly established itself as one of the most electrifying and exhilarating ensembles of today. Through stunning performances of everything from tango and...

Harp vs. Harp | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Harp vs. Harp | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Two masters of their instruments, Switzerland-born harmonica player Grégorie Maret and Colombian harpist Edmar Castañeda unite for an unprecedented collaboration of traditional Brazilian songs as they take audiences across Latin America.  About Edmar Castañeda (Colombia): Since arriving in the United States in 1994, Colombian-born harp virtuoso Edmar Castañeda has forged his own distinctive path in music. He brings not only an unfamiliar instrument but a wholly original voice to jazz, branching out into a world of different styles and genres. His wide-ranging career has been remarkable for discovering a brilliant role for the harp in jazz,...

Harp vs. Harp | Musica Viva!

Harp vs. Harp | Musica Viva!

Chamber Music As It’s Meant To Be Heard – In Chambers! Two masters of their instruments, Switzerland-born harmonica player Grégoire Maret and Colombian harpist Edmar Castañeda unite for an unprecedented collaboration of traditional Brazilian songs as they take audiences across Latin America.  About Edmar Castañeda (Colombia): Since arriving in the United States in 1994, Colombian-born harp virtuoso Edmar Castañeda has forged his own distinctive path in music. He brings not only an unfamiliar instrument but a wholly original voice to jazz, branching out into a world of different styles and genres. His wide-ranging career has been remarkable...

Harp vs. Harp | Impresario Club

Harp vs. Harp | Impresario Club

Celebrate The Senses!  Two masters of their instruments, Switzerland-born harmonica player Grégorie Maret and Colombian harpist Edmar Castañeda unite for an unprecedented collaboration of traditional Brazilian songs as they take audiences across Latin America.  About Edmar Castañeda (Colombia): Since arriving in the United States in 1994, Colombian-born harp virtuoso Edmar Castaneda has forged his own distinctive path in music. He brings not only an unfamiliar instrument but a wholly original voice to jazz, branching out into a world of different styles and genres. His wide-ranging career has been remarkable for discovering a brilliant role...

Il Favorito | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Il Favorito | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Winner of the Audience Favorite Award, Italian virtuoso Leonardo Colafelice returns to San Antonio with a dazzling new program a year after taking the Bronze Medal at The Gurwitz 2020 International Piano Competition. About Leonardo Colafelice (Italy): Leonardo Colafelice is an Italian pianist of international repute and acclaim. Legendary pianist Martha Agerich has remarked of Colafelice as a “fabulous pianist and musician.” Colafelice was born in 1995 in Altamura (Bari), Southern Italy and became a pupil of Pasquale Iannone at Bari’s renowned Niccolò Piccinni Conservatory of Music, where he later graduated.  Leonardo most recently won the...

Il Favorito | Musica Viva!

Il Favorito | Musica Viva!

Chamber Music As It’s Meant To Be Heard – In Chambers! Winner of the Audience Favorite Award, Italian virtuoso Leonardo Colafelice returns to San Antonio with a dazzling new program a year after taking the Bronze Medal at The Gurwitz 2020 International Piano Competition. About Leonardo Colafelice (Italy): Leonardo Colafelice is an Italian pianist of international repute and acclaim. Legendary pianist Martha Agerich has remarked of Colafelice as a “fabulous pianist and musician.” Colafelice was born in 1995 in Altamura (Bari), Southern Italy and became a pupil of Pasquale Iannone at Bari’s renowned Niccolò Piccinni Conservatory of Music,...

Il Favorito | Impresario Club

Il Favorito | Impresario Club

Celebrate The Senses! Winner of the Audience Favorite Award, Italian virtuoso Leonardo Colafelice returns to San Antonio with a dazzling new program a year after taking the Bronze Medal at The Gurwitz 2020 International Piano Competition. About Leonardo Colafelice (Italy): Leonardo Colafelice is an Italian pianist of international repute and acclaim. Legendary pianist Martha Agerich has remarked of Colafelice as a “fabulous pianist and musician.” Colafelice was born in 1995 in Altamura (Bari), Southern Italy and became a pupil of Pasquale Iannone at Bari’s renowned Niccolò Piccinni Conservatory of Music, where he later graduated.  Leonardo...

Happy Birthday Beethoven! | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Happy Birthday Beethoven! | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

The legendary Janoska Ensemble invites you to Vienna to celebrate the 250th Anniversary of Beethoven’s birth in the Austrian city where he spent much of his life composing his most eminent works. Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral merge the historic architecture of the nation’s oldest continuously operating Catholic sanctuary with enchanting music of some of the finest, award-winning artists from around the globe! About Janoska Ensemble (Austria): The musical universe is infinite and the galaxy of best-loved composers alone contains thousands of musical suns. Stylistically, though, these are often musical light-years apart....

Happy Birthday Beethoven! | Impresario Club & Musica Viva!

Happy Birthday Beethoven! | Impresario Club & Musica Viva!

The legendary Janoska Ensemble invites you to Vienna to celebrate the 250th Anniversary of Beethoven’s birth in the Austrian city where he spent much of his life composing his most eminent works. About Janoska Ensemble (Austria): The musical universe is infinite and the galaxy of best-loved composers alone contains thousands of musical suns. Stylistically, though, these are often musical light-years apart. The Janoska Ensemble has set out to span intergalactic distance with its unique synthesis of musical worlds and its venture has won it an enthusiastic international public in a remarkably short time. The four young progenitors of this art...

D’s on Keys

D’s on Keys

The Board of Directors cordially invites you to a special, virtual edition of D’s on Keys. In past years, we have highlighted the brilliance of our executives, scientists, musicians, D’s, MD’s, JD’s and professionals as they showcased their musical talents. Now, as we collectively honor the first responders and health care workers in our community, join us for a behind-the-mask conversation with our D’s as we not only hear them perform but also gain insight into the role that music has played in their lives. For the first time ever, we are making this event free and accessible to all. We invite you to join us on-line as we...

Special Summer Concert! | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral (Free & Open To The Public)

Special Summer Concert! | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral (Free & Open To The Public)

**Due to COVID-19, this event will be virtually broadcast online at musicalbridges.org/watch or YouTube** Tribute to the Violinist – Yuri Sheykhet Founder of Musical Bridges Around the World, Anya Grokhovski shares her family’s personal archives as they dedicate music for a memorial tribute to their father Yuri Sheykhet. This collection is an homage to Yuri’s career as a violinist in the Moscow Philharmonic and his enduring legacy with Musical Bridges through a compilation of intimate interviews and restored archival footage.

DUO BALDO | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral (Free & Open To The Public)

DUO BALDO | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral
(Free & Open To The Public)

**Due to COVID-19, this event will be virtually broadcast online at musicalbridges.org/watch** The musical comedy team Duo Baldo (Italy) is renowned violinist Brad Repp and pianist/actor Aldo Gentileschi. Their critically acclaimed concerts combine virtuosic performances and theatrical humor.  Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral merge the historic architecture of the nation’s oldest continuously operating Catholic sanctuary with enchanting music of some of the finest, award-winning artists from around the globe!

Dreams From Afar | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral (Free & Open To The Public)

Dreams From Afar | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral
(Free & Open To The Public)

MANE GALOYAN, Soprano & DUO: JOLENTE DE MAEYER, Violin & NIKOLAAS KENDE, Piano World Famous “Nightingale” soprano Mane Galoyan (Armenia), after her summer performances in London, will join award-winning Belgium violin-piano duo Jolente de Maeyer and Nikoolas Kende in a unique program of late European Romanticism. Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral merge the historic architecture of the nation’s oldest continuously operating Catholic sanctuary with enchanting music of some of the finest, award-winning artists from around the globe!