Our first day on the tour went off without a hitch! Everyone hunkered down for two long flights and got to see the beauty of Mexico City just as dawn was touching the horizon and a spectacular view of the Panama canal. Everyone was passed out on the second leg from Panama City to Havana, […]
Thank you to KTVU Channel 2 for helping send off the musicians of the Oakland Symphony Youth Orchestra on their performing tour of Cuba! Check out the news coverage and story here.
We just finished our first day of pre-tour rehearsals as we prepare for a three concert, ten day tour of Cuba! Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Bernstein! We’re taking some great pieces that represent so many high points from this past season’s concert programs. I can’t wait to see the cultural exchange that the young musicians will experience […]
Come see the Oakland Symphony Youth Orchestra’s last performance of the season at the Independence Eve Celebration at the Craneway Pavilion in Richmond before it embarks on its July tour to Cuba!