Jeff Smith 4 p.m., Dec. 20
La Jolla Symphony & Chorus
Steven Schick conducts chorus and orchestra in a program that opens with Aaron Jay Kernis’ ethereal Musica Celestis (Music of the Heavens) for string orchestra and conclude with a complete performance of Maurice Ravel’s opulent ballet scored for huge orchestra, chorus, wind machine and vast percussion battery.
Between them will be a world premiere for orchestra and chorus by Paul Hembree.
- Cost: $15 - $29