Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra

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Inspiring..., featuring Martin Beaver, Violin. Tuesday, March 22, 2016; 7:30 pm at the Lobero Theatre. The concert includes Mozart's Marriage of Figaro and Symphony No. 40 in G minor alongside Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto, Op. 64. 

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Supper Club

Prior to our Lobero concerts, we invite you and your friends to enjoy the Supper Club, a delicious hot supper served buffet-style. A great place to make new friends and engage with other chamber music aficionados. Beverage service starts at 5:30pm with dinner at 6:00pm to give you plenty of time to get into the concert hall for the 7:30pm concert...

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Concert Program Notes

March 22nd's concert begins with the overture to one of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's most successful works, The Marriage of Figaro (Le nozze di Figaro), K. 492. Composed in 1786, this opera buffa was the first of Mozart’s three collaborations with librettist Lorenzo Da Ponte. 

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The SBCO gave lyricism and life to both the works by Mozart. Like finely crafted crystal, these pieces were specimens of proportion and light.”

—The SB Independent

We are fortunate to enjoy the quality performances which the Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra brings to us.”

—Michael Towbes

As long-time supporters of SBCO we have seen the orchestra grow into the fine ensemble it is today. It plays a vital role in the cultural richness of this community.”

—Robert & Christine Emmons