Symphony fundraiser hits a high note

The San Diego Symphony’s opening gala “Opus 2009,” was held Oct. 3 at Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall. In addition to dinner and dancing, patrons were treated to a piano concerto from music director Jahja Ling and the Takács Quartet, followed by a symphony performance.

The next concert will feature music from Shostakovich, Oct. 16-18 at Symphony Hall, 7th and B streets, downtown San Diego.