Still, much of an orchestra’s success depends on the music it plays, and Cabrera has proven an especially adept programmer. His concerts have attracted new audiences and kept established ones faithful. Last season saw record-breaking attendance. This weekend, Cabrera opens the 2018-19 season — his sixth as music director — with a program reflecting some of his ideals. The Sunday afternoon concert opens with Bernstein’s Overture to “Candide” and includes the composer’s Symphonic Dances from “West Side Story.” Pianist Charlie Albright returns as soloist in Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3. Gabriela Lena Frank’s “Three Latin-American Dances” for Orchestra completes the program.
• Saturday, March 1, at 7 p.m, in the Sharp Park Library Community Room, an Author Event with Chris Hunter discussing “Legendary Locals,” his newest book, about Pacifica characters, Purchase a book and have the author sign it for you, •Art at the Sharp Park Library, “Trees of ballet fabric by the yard / ballet dancer quilt / tutus & toe shoes by blank quilting, ballet gray fabric yardage, fat quarters Northern California, Latin America and Beyond”: A black and white film photography exhibit by local photographer and Sanchez Art Center studio artist Jan Hanway will be showing at the library in March and April 2014, Come meet the artist at the exhibit opening on Wednesday, March 5, from 6 to 7 p.m, Light refreshments will be served..
“It’s definitely something new for me and her,” Sean said. “I don’t look at her as my famous girlfriend, I look at her as my girlfriend … it’s just our jobs. It’s my job to rap and it’s her job to sing and act and stuff.”. He’s already collaborated with Rivera musically, on her song “Sorry.” But his new album also includes the apologetic and heartfelt “Ashley” addressing his ex, longtime love Ashley Marie, written when the two were still dating.
Dick Callahan, the public address announcer for the Oakland A’s, Cal football and St, Mary’s basketball, will narrate “The Night Before Christmas.”, Carroll will lead the wind symphony, now in its ballet fabric by the yard / ballet dancer quilt / tutus & toe shoes by blank quilting, ballet gray fabric yardage, fat quarters 31st season, in selections including “Holiday Rhapsody,” familiar carols, and Leroy Anderson’s popular “Sleigh Ride.” The audience will be invited to join the chorus in a singalong, The diverse selection will include hand-painted silk coasters, whimsical cupcake candles, leather bags, holiday ornaments, shimmering jewelry and decorative functional ceramics..
The mission of the Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Club, founded in 1953 for disadvantaged youths, ages 6-18, is to inspire and support them to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens (go to www.midpenbgc.org). Canstruction®, a unique charity started in 1992, hosts competitions, exhibitions and events featuring giant structures made entirely with full cans of food, which will go on display to the public as a giant art exhibition after the cansculptures® are built. Following the exhibition, the cans are donated to local hunger relief organizations (go to www.canstruction.org).