San Luis Obispo Symphony’s Pops-by-the-Sea Event Returns to Avila Beach with
WOODSTOCK ON THE WEST COAST
A 50th Anniversary Celebration
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA: The San Luis Obispo Symphony announces the return of Pops-by-the-Sea on Saturday, August 31 at the Avila Beach Golf Resort. The Symphony, under the direction of conductor Andrew Sewell, will pay tribute to the historic Woodstock weekend that musically shaped a generation a half-century ago.
To capture the essence of this iconic event, the Symphony will join forces with concert presenter Jeans ‘n Classics to perform the unforgettable music of: Crosby, Still & Nash, The Who, Janis Joplin, Joe Cocker, Santana, Jimi Hendrix, The Band, Jefferson Airplane, and more!
For nearly 25 years, the San Luis Obispo Symphony’s family-friendly Pops-by-the-Sea concerts have entertained thousands of music lovers on the Central Coast. This year’s event honors that tradition and offers the community an afternoon by the sea of sun, fun, and great music.
Concert Date: August 31, 2019
Concert Begins: 4:00 pm
Gates Open: 2:00 pm
Tickets: On sale June 1, 2019 at slosymphony.org
Lawn tickets and VIP seating will be available
About the San Luis Obispo Symphony
For almost 60 years, the San Luis Obispo Symphony has enhanced the cultural landscape of the Central Coast. The orchestra’s Concerts in the Cohan series is an anchor for the city’s state-of-the-art Performing Arts Center. Through its Music Education programs, the Symphony transforms the lives of hundreds of children each year. Boosting classroom education, San Luis Obispo Symphony-trained teachers visit schools throughout the county to provide hands-on musical learning to kids, as well as before- and after-school beginning string programs. The Youth Symphony offers beginning, intermediate and advanced student musicians opportunities to learn, expand their musical skills and perform in concerts throughout the year. For more, visit www.slosymphony.org.