Box Lunch Series
Intimate Insider Previews
In this popular series, guests get the unique opportunity to listen to a portion of The Symphonia's rehearsal in advance of the following evening's concert. This “insider” experience is followed by a box lunch with Symphonia musicians and guest artists. The conductor and soloist will discuss the weekend’s program and answer your questions, to help increase your appreciation of the music.
Friday, December 06 | 11:30 AM
Conductor Alastair Willis will discuss the December 8 concert, where the audience will learn how the music of film, nostalgic prose, a birthday gift, and Renaissance frescoes inspired Copland, Barber, Wagner and Respighi.
Friday, February 07 | 11:30 AM
Conductor James Judd will speak about the February 9 concert, featuring the enchanting work of Zwilich and Beethoven. The Symphonia will preview the pieces that will be performed, with soloists Elissa Lee Koljonen (violin) and Yumi Kendall (cello).
Friday, January 03 | 11:30 AM
Conductor Carolyn Kuan and violin soloist Daniel Andai will introduce the program for the January 5 concert, an evening of Assad, Haydn, and Mendelssohn, providing insight into the music that will be played.