Cancelled: Fate and Future

The Lesher Center has cancelled all performances through March 25

The Lesher Center for the Arts

1 hour and 50 minutes, with intermission

COVID Safety

Cancelled: Fate and Future

MESSAGE TO PATRONS, 3/11/2020: The health and safety of our patrons and our musicians is paramount. Following updated guidelines released by Contra Costa Health Services regarding COVID-19, the Lesher Center has cancelled all events for the next two weeks, and we regret to announce that the FATE AND FUTURE concerts this weekend, March 14 & 15, are therefore cancelled.

If you have tickets, please look out for communications from the Lesher Center Ticket Office regarding your options, which include:

  • Exchanging for tickets to either of the FOUR SEASONS FINALE concerts, May 23 & 24
  • Supporting the California Symphony by donating your tickets back to the ticket office, for which you will receive a receipt for your taxes
  • A refund on your tickets

You can also call the Ticket Office directly at 925.943.7469 Tuesday through Thursday and Sunday—12:00 to 6:00 PM, and Friday and Saturday—12:00 to 7:30 PM.

We are deeply grateful for the many messages of support we have received from patrons and musicians through this challenging time, as we work together to ensure the safety of our communities. We hope you remain safe and well, and we look forward to seeing you again in the concert hall very soon.

The Program

Balch"Illuminate" for Three Voices and Orchestra (World Premiere)

TchaikovskySymphony No. 5

Featured Artists

Composer-in-Residence 2020-23, Viet Cuong

Artistic and Music Director, Donato Cabrera

Kelly Guerra, mezzo-soprano

Molly Netter, soprano

Alexandra Smither, soprano