2015–2016 Season

Discovery Concert

January 13 at 8 pm
Schein Hall

The Southwest Florida Symphony, Lee County’s only professional orchestra, opens another senational “Sanibel Series” with a fresh look at Beethoven. Conducted by Leif Bjaland.

General: $36 | Student/Child: $5

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Alpine Chamber Group

January 17 at 3:30 pm
Phillips Gallery

Founded at the Aspen Music Festival and School, this piano quartet has been collaborating for 10 years. They are internationally recognized pianist Rita Sloan, violinist Renata Arado, violist Espen Lilleslåtten, and cellist Brinton Smith.

General: $32 | Student/Child: FREE

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Shai Wosner

January 21 at 7:30 pm
Schein Hall

Pianist Shai Wosner has attracted international recognition for his exceptional artistry, musical integrity, and creative insight. Come hear why he has been especially widely praised for his interpretations of Franz Schubert’s solo works.

Learn more about Shai Wosner www.shaiwosner.com

General: $42 | Loge: $47 | Student/Child: FREE

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Sponsored by Ken Nees, Roberta & Bob Washlow, and Penny Wilkinson
 
Photograph by Marco Borggreve

Attacca Quartet

January 28 at 7:30 pm
Schein Hall

The Quartet in Residence for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Attacca Quartet is one of America’s premier young performing ensembles.

General: $42 | Loge: $47 | Student/Child: FREE

Buy Tickets Online Sponsored by Patty & Attila Molnar and Bunny & Joel Ospa

The Mack Sisters

January 31 at 3:30 pm
Schein Hall

Pianists Yuki and Tomoko have dazzled audiences on three continents, performing works for one piano, two pianos, and duos with orchestra. In 2006, they were selected to be Steinway Artists, joining an impressive roster of world-renowned pianists. Find out why, as they perform pieces from Liszt, Gershwin, Smetana, Yanai, and more.

General: $32 | Student/Child: FREE

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Symphonic Folklore

February 3 at 8 pm
Schein Hall

The Southwest Florida Symphony, Lee County’s only professional orchestra, presents a “Symphonic Storybook” with this concert of Mendelssohn, DeFalla, and Copland. Conducted by Nir Kabaretti.

General: $36 | Student/Child: $5

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Ray Chen

February 25 at 7:30 pm
Schein Hall

Winner of the Queen Elisabeth and Yehudi Menuhin competitions, Ray Chen is among the most compelling young violinists today. He continues to win the admiration of fans and fellow musicians worldwide. Join us after the concert for a complimentary dessert reception, sponsored by Cathy Suthard & Dick Kruse.

Ray Chen is a different kind of “cool” young classical violinist!

General: $42 | Loge: $47 | Student/Child: FREE

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Sponsored by Patricia & Davis Thurber, Ellen & Joe Thomas, and Shirley Boscov

A Soldier’s Tale

March 24 at 8 pm
Schein Hall

The Southwest Florida Symphony, Lee County’s only professional orchestra, continues their storybook season with Mozart and Stravinsky. Conducted by Nir Kabaretti.

General: $36 | Student/Child: $5

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Previously This Season

The Apollo Trio

December 13 at 3:30 pm
Phillips Gallery

This fresh, Naples-based trio features renowned cellist Si-Cheng Liu, violinist Ming Gao, and pianist Alexandra Carlson playing Mendelssohn, Brahms, and, um, Zeppelin?!

General: $32 | Student/Child: FREE

Sponsored by Deborah & John La Gorce

Holiday Pops

December 20 at 4 pm
Schein Hall

The Southwest Florida Symphony, Lee County’s only professional orchestra, returns with their popular holiday pops concert! With conductor Nir Kabaretti and soloist Laura Woyasz.

General: $36 | Student/Child: $5