Driven by intellectual and emotional curiosity, you might find the cultural omnivore catching and up-and-coming band on Friday night, kayaking in the La Jolla sea caves on Saturday, and discussing the similarities of Picasso and Rivera over Ramen at RakiRaki on Sunday. From the popular to the unexplored, the cultural omnivore is truly captivated by all forms of art and culture.


What's Happening at the Symphony
Life, liberty and the pursuit of music in the White House

Music “furnishes a delightful recreation for the hours of respite from the cares of the day, and lasts us through life," according to Thomas Jefferson – and it’s what we ... READ MORE

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A piano, a bass and a legacy: An exploration of Ray Brown and Oscar Peterson

Jazz is a music genre that is so ingrained in our pop culture’s fabric that we can forget just how important and influential it actually is – at least, if ... READ MORE

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On love and melodies with composer Adam Schoenberg

Father, husband, professor, composer, arranger – all are just a few of the nouns that can be used to describe Adam Schoenberg. Particularly, the first words he used – “family ... READ MORE

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In the Musicians' Lounge: Gregory Cohen, principal percussionist

Principal percussionist Greg Cohen took a break between rehearsals to chat with us in the musicians’ lounge about how he gets the percussion ensemble ready for performance night and how his ... READ MORE