Through a Child’s Eyes | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Through a Child’s Eyes | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Get Your Free TicketsBuy Tickets on Eventbrite Please Note: This concert has changed to virtual only and has changed from its previous 2 May date to 6 June.  Watch the concert at musicalbridges.org/watch or on our YouTube channel. The season finale celebrates the achievements of our two educational programs – Kids to Concerts and Musical Sprouts – and their impact on children as they journeyed to Russia, Japan, Spain and San Antonio’s Sister Cities around the globe. The concert will also feature brand new piano performances by The Gurwitz Youth Ambassadors filmed at the San Fernando Cathedral, as well as other highlights from this...

Through a Child’s Eyes | Impresario Club & Musica Viva!

Through a Child’s Eyes | Impresario Club & Musica Viva!

Please Note: This concert has changed to virtual only and has changed from its previous 1 May date to 5 June.  The season finale celebrates the achievements of our two educational programs – Kids to Concerts and Musical Sprouts – and their impact on children as they journeyed to Russia, Japan, Spain and San Antonio’s Sister Cities around the globe. The concert will also feature brand new piano performances by The Gurwitz Youth Ambassadors filmed at the San Fernando Cathedral, as well as other highlights from this season’s virtual performances.   Explore...

International Music Festival – REFLECT, RESET, REVIVE!

International Music Festival – REFLECT, RESET, REVIVE!

Get Your Free TicketsBuy Tickets on Eventbrite Click here to access tickets directly on Eventbrite website The 7th annual International Music Festival will shift virtually this year, transforming into one day-long summit exploring the state of the arts and future of performing arts! From noon to 5PM CST, we will bring a mixture of live-panel discussions from prominent artists/arts leaders as well as high-quality performances from MBAW’s illustrious past program and festival artists.  Watch online at:...

Harp vs. Harp | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Harp vs. Harp | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Get Your Free TicketsBuy Tickets on Eventbrite Please Note: This concert has changed to virtual only. Watch the concert at musicalbridges.org/watch or on our YouTube channel.  This concert documentary will dive into the lives of Switzerland-born harmonica player Grégoire Maret and Colombian harpist Edmar Castañeda to learn what inspired their musical careers, collaborations, and the unique style they bring to their instruments. 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...

Harp vs. Harp | Impresario Club & Musica Viva!

Harp vs. Harp | Impresario Club & Musica Viva!

Please Note: This event has changed to virtual only. This concert documentary will dive into the lives of Switzerland-born harmonica player Grégoire Maret and Colombian harpist Edmar Castañeda to learn what inspired their musical careers, collaborations, and the unique style they bring to their instruments. 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...

Il Favorito | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Il Favorito | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Get Your Free TicketsBuy Tickets on Eventbrite Watch the concert on musicalbridges.org/watch or directly on YouTube here Please Note: This concert has changed to virtual only. Winner of the Audience Favorite Award, Italian virtuoso Leonardo Colafelice joins us virtually from his home city of Altamura to present a dazzling new program, just 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.”...

Il Favorito | Impresario Club & Musica Viva!

Il Favorito | Impresario Club & Musica Viva!

Please Note: This event has changed to virtual only. Winner of the Audience Favorite Award, Italian virtuoso Leonardo Colafelice joins us virtually from his home city of Altamura to present a dazzling new program, just 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...

Happy Birthday Beethoven! | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Happy Birthday Beethoven! | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Get Your Free Tickets Watch online at: musicalbridges.org/watch Youtube link 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...

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...

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...

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...

Suite Strings | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral (Free & Open To The Public)

Suite Strings | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral
(Free & Open To The Public)

AVI AVITAL, Mandolin & BRIDGET KIBBEY, Harp Spectacular Israeli-American mandolin-harp duo bring spectacular virtuosity to centre stage with a sophisticated program ranging from Bach to Villa-Lobos. 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...

Under The Paris Sky | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral (Free & Open To The Public)

Under The Paris Sky | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral
(Free & Open To The Public)

VICTOR PRIETO, Accordion & THALEA STRING QUARTET Grammy Winner Victor Prieto (Spain) brings his international flavor of jazz accordion to pair with the vibrant performance of The Thalea String Quartet (Canada/US). 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...