Festival Orchestra 2020


Michael Francis, Music Director


Photo: Ken Jaques

Vienna: the Golden Years (Part 2)

Year Five of our Six-Year Exploration of Mozart’s Life
Considered by many to be the finest Festival Orchestra in America, the Mainly Mozart Festival Orchestra assembles only in June – and only in San Diego. Don’t miss a note! Lock in your seats today!
Mainly Mozart subscriber benefits include free exchange, seat rights, discounts on extra tickets and non-orchestral concerts.
Mainly Mozart Festival 2020
For Festival 2020 our all-star orchestra will continue its chronological journey through Mozart’s life. 2020 is also the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth and we will celebrate with spectacular concerts and chamber music. As always, the 2020 Festival will feature world-class soloists performing with our all-star Festival Orchestra.
Prices will be going up! Order before August 31, 2019 and receive these special benefits:

  •      • Subscriber-only invitation to coffee and an in-depth Season 2020 discussion with Music Director Michael Francis on Tuesday, November 26, 2019
  •      • Preferred seating
  •      • Free Ticket Exchanges
  •      • 2019 Prices

All performances take place in the Balboa Theatre.
Saturday, June 6
Mozart – Symphony No. 40
Mozart – Marriage of Figaro Overture
Beethoven – Symphony No. 5
Thursday, June 11
Haydn – Trumpet Concerto
Arvo Part – Fratres
Mozart – Symphony No. 39
Saturday, June 13
Bruch – Violin Concerto No. 1
Beethoven – Symphony No. 3
Thursday, June 18
Mozart – Don Giovanni Overture
Shostakovich – Cello Concerto No. 1
Mozart – Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Mendelssohn – Symphony No. 4 Italian
Saturday, June 20
Kodaly – Dances of Galanta
Mozart – Piano Concerto No. 24
Beethoven – Symphony No. 7
All programming and musicians subject to change
Renewing Subscribers
Unless you indicate you would like to move, you will receive the same seats.
New Subscribers
We will call you to discuss your specific seats.