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November 13, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The San Luis Obispo Symphony proudly presents their return to the
stage and 60th anniversary season, including five main concerts at the Performing Arts Center San Luis
Obispo, two special outdoor concerts, and a collaborative concert with the SLO International Film
Festival. All concerts will be conducted by Music Director Andrew Sewell. The five main concerts are
available exclusively in subscription packages, ranging from $295 to $445 per person, through September
15. To subscribe to the season call 805-543-3533 or visit the Symphony office at 75 Higuera Street, Suite
160, Monday through Thursday, 10AM to 4PM.

Pre-concert “Symphonic Foray” talks are sponsored by Ursula and Mike Fitzgerald, and free “No
Ties Allowed” open dress rehearsals are sponsored by Ann Shaw and Charles Boccadoro. The season is
made possible in part by support from the The Clifton Swanson PAC Community Access Fund, the
Community Foundation of San Luis Obispo County, the City of San Luis Obispo, The Harold J. Miossi
Charitable Trust, the Henry W. Bull Foundation, Chevron, Gordon’s Floral Design, Harvey’s Honey Huts,
and individual contributors.

Just in time for Veteran’s Day, American Showcase features Principal Bass Ken Hustad (Morro
Bay), on Saturday November 13, 2021 at 7:30PM. Repertoire in this upbeat program includes Siwe’s Duet
for Snare Drum and Timpani, Benson’s Three Pieces for Percussion Quartet, Hovanhess’ Bacchanale,
Montgomery’s Strum String Quartet, Coleman’s Tzigane for Wind Quintet, Banfield’s Symphony No. 6,
Four Songs for Five American Voices, Ellington/Strayhorn’s Nutcracker Suite, and a work by local
composer Stefan Podell (Arroyo Grande) – Concerto for Double Bass. Podell is a Billboard and VH-1 award
winner, and composer and arranger for noted artists including Jason Mraz, Styx, Jon Anderson of YES,
Kenny Loggins, Melissa Etheridge, and Jefferson Starship. His work has been performed by professional
orchestras and youth ensembles nationally and worldwide. This concert is sponsored by Melinda and Jim
Avila, Mary and Thomas Tanner, and Roger and Jan Verity.


November 13, 2021
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Cal Poly Performing Arts Center
1 Grand Ave
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407 United States
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