Classical Music

La Jolla Symphony season ends with jazz, improvisation, choral masterpiece: Concerts slated for June 9-10

La Jolla Symphony season ends with jazz, improvisation, choral masterpiece: Concerts slated for June 9-10

La Jolla Symphony & Chorus (LJS&C) presents the final concert of its 63rd season, "A Line Broken," June 9-10. Music director Steven Schick leads orchestra, chorus and soloists in Rand Steiger's "Template for Improvising Trumpeter & Orchestra," with trumpet genius Peter Evans; Courtney Bryan's "Yet Unheard," featuring soprano Helga Davis; a symphonic arrangement of Ornette Coleman's bebop classic "Lonely Woman; and Gabriel Fauré's "Requiem," with soprano Priti Gandhi and baritone Jonathan Nussman.

"Courtney Bryan's poignant 'Yet Unheard,' a memorial to Sandra Bland and African-American victims of violence, is the...

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