Symphony sets opening gala

KUSI Weatherman Dave Scott will emcee La Jolla Symphony and Chorus’ season kick-off gala, “Some Like It Hot,” 5:30 p.m. Oct. 10 at the Westgate Hotel, 1055 Second Avenue, San Diego.

The event will feature a tribute to program annotator and concert lecturer (and violinist) Eric Bromberger. The evening will end with dancing to the music of Big Band Express in the Versailles Ballroom Lobby.

LJSC launches its 55th season Oct. 31-Nov. 1 with Steven Schick conducting a program of Bartok and a finale of Beethoven’s “Symphony No. 7" in the Mandeville Auditorium on the UCSD campus. Tickets are $150 per person at (858) 534-4637 or www.lajolla