ALASDAIR NEALE | MUSIC DIRECTOR
2013 – 14 SEASON
SUN OCT 6
National Young Composers Challenge Composium*
Experience six exciting new works by winners—top young
composers from all over the country. Witness an amazing
afternoon of drama, and music—part concert, master class,
competition and live recording session—this totally unique event
is thrilling, highly interactive and fast-paced for everyone.
SAT OCT 26
61st Season-Opening 007 Gala An elegant James Bond-themed affair, including dinner, raffle, dancing, and exceptional
music including a special appearance by Van Cliburn
Gold Medalist Jon Nakamatsu. Please join us for this inspired
gathering at the Marin Art and Garden Center on the evening
before our season-opening From Russia With Love concerts.
SUN OCT 27
TUE OCT 29
From Russia With Love* The first Masterworks concert in our
61st Season opens with a spectacular display of Russian music—
beginning with Tchaikovsky’s Polonaise from Eugene Onegin and
continuing with Jon Nakamastu returning for Rachmaninoff’s
Second Piano Concerto. Shostakovich’s Fifth Symphony is an epic
struggle—keeping you on the edge of your seat to the end.
SAT DEC 8
SUN DEC 9
Holiday Choral Concerts by Candlelight
Begin your holiday season with a favorite tradition when
our community gathers in the Church of Saint Raphael in
San Rafael. Add your voice to the celebration and sing along
with our Marin Symphony Chamber Chorus and special guests.
Share the glow again with us this year!
TUE DEC 17
Holiday Pops Concert* is the start of a new Marin tradition!
Maestro Alasdair Neale conducts the orchestra performing more
than a dozen holiday classics with choirs and guest soloists
including Waltz of the Flowers from Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker,
White Christmas by Irving Berlin, and classics like Deck the
Halls, O Christmas Tree, Jingle Bells and Joy to the World!
Create your own series! Subscribe to 3 or more
Season Concerts. Purchase tickets & discover more.
Call: 415.479.8100. Visit: marinsymphony.org /marinsymphony
*Concerts & events at the Marin Center Veterans’ Memorial Auditorium.
© Marin Symphony. Dates and details subject to change.
Frank & Lois Noonan, Steve & Christina Fox, Gaspare’s Pizzeria
we appreciate our season sponosors:
OCT 2 Keith Jarrett Trio
Three renowned jazz
masters — pianist Keith
Jarrett, bassist Gary
Peacock and drummer
Jack DeJohnette —
mark a three-decade
musical alliance with
a one-night stop in
OC T 6 Angel Heart
Perfect for families,
this musical tells the
tale of a young girl with
a broken heart and
her quest to mend it.
Hertz Hall (Berkeley).
OC T 10 John Elliott
Elliott and special
guests join for the
Guitar Pull event
and a night of Bruce
Stop by the sing-along
and celebrate the
musical legend. The
Sleeping Lady (Fairfax).
OCT 11–12 The Rascals:
Once Upon a Dream
This concert marks the
first time the Rascals
have played together
since 1970. Original
band members Felix
Brigati, Dino Danelli
and Gene Cornish
perform their iconic
songs, accompanied by
archival footage and
narration. The Warfield
OC T 13 Ostraka The
San Francisco Early
Music Society opens
its 2013–14 season
with local trio Ostraka,
featuring solo and
ensemble works for
bass viol, theorbo,
and baroque guitar.
St. Mark’s Lutheran
Church (San Francisco).
OCT 25 KC Turner
KC Turner brings the
music of The Birds of
Chicago to Marin at this
special house concert.
Email Turner at kc@
purchase tickets and
discover the location
OC T 25–26 Jefferson
Starship: 40th Light
Join Paul Kantner
and Marty Balin of
Jefferson Starship for
an all-star celebration
The Birds of Chicago, KC Turner
Presents, San Rafael