Fresh Look: The Symphony Exposed

Fresh Look: The Symphony Exposed

Scott Foglesong

Adult Education Classes at Walnut Creek Library

What does the conductor do besides wave the baton?

What is a clarinetist and where do they sit in the orchestra?

Why do the violins sit half on the left and half on the right? (Except when they don’t..?)

Instructor Scott Foglesong answers these questions and more in Fresh Look: The Symphony Exposed, a fun and stimulating journey through classical music. Offered in English and with live Spanish translation, this introductory course will unlock mysteries and hidden surprises to enhance your enjoyment of all kinds of orchestra music.

Dates:  Tuesday, July 9, 16, 23, 30 from 6:30 to 8:00 PM

Venue:  Walnut Creek Library | Oak View Room, 1644 N Broadway, Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Who should attend:  Anyone with an interest in learning more about classical music, ages 18 to 99 and beyond.

Cost:  $25, which is redeemable as a discount toward your first purchase of any adult-priced California Symphony concert ticket in the 2019/20 Season.

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The program is supported by a generous grant from the American Orchestras’ Futures Fund, a program of the League of American Orchestras made possible by funding from the Ann & Gordon Getty Foundation.

Hosted by the Walnut Creek Library Foundation.