Flight of the Bumblebee | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Flight of the Bumblebee | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Get Your Free Tickets 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

Get Your Free Tickets 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...

Il Favorito | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Il Favorito | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral

Get Your Free Tickets 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

Get Your Free Tickets 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...

We Shall Overcome | Impresario Club & Musica Viva!

We Shall Overcome | Impresario Club & Musica Viva!

Join us as we journey across the globe visiting San Antonio Sister and Friendship Cities from Japan to Namibia, Mexico to China, Germany to India and beyond! Our international music ensemble shatters boundaries with a program of hope and resilience. Explore...

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...

Time Stands Still & Partituren | MBAW Art Gallery

Time Stands Still & Partituren | MBAW Art Gallery

Make an Appointment This exhibition is viewable online at musicalbridges.org/art-gallery or open by appointment.Regular hours are Mon – Fri, 10 AM – 4 PM | Other appointment times will be accommodated. MICHAEL KRUSCHA (Berlin, Germany)Time Stands Still
MICHAEL MATTHEWS (Berlin, Germany)Partituren Berlin-based artists Michael Kruscha and Michael Matthews come from different backgrounds, work in different media, and have very different artistic experiences and perspectives. Yet they have forged a deep personal and artistic friendship, evidenced by their shared interest in the malleability of photographic expression. Primarily an...

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...

Moscow Nights | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral (Free & Open To The Public)

Moscow Nights | Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral
(Free & Open To The Public)

RUSSIAN STRING ORCHESTRA (directed by Misha Rachlevsky) & NINA KOTOVA, cellist Music Director Misha Rachlevsky conducts some of Russia’s finest young string players for this one-of-a-kind concert with internationally-renowned cellist Nina Kotova (Russia/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 globe! Get Your Free...