Marybelle and Sebastian P. Musco Center for the Arts, Chapman University. Musco Center and Pacific Symphony Present Pacific Symphony's Symphony in the Cities Conducted by Carl St. Clair. Aitken Arts Plaza. Sun, Aug 7, 7pm. Free, Reservations Required. College of Performing Arts. High angle photo of the Aitken Arts Plaza filled with people in lawn chairs in front of an outdoor stage, in which the Pacific Symphony performs.

Musco Center and Pacific Symphony present:

Pacific Symphony's Symphony in the Cities

Sunday, August 7, 2022 | 7:00 p.m.

It's the perfect way to end a lazy summer day. Pack a picnic, grab a lawn chair or blanket and gather the family for an evening of free music and outdoor summer fun! Enjoy a potpourri of popular classics, pop tunes and a sing-along of patriotic favorites. And kids have the chance to learn how to conduct with Maestro St.Clair and later help lead the orchestra during the concert.

What to bring:

  • Blankets or chairs
  • Picnics

What not to bring:

  • No outside alcohol 
  • No coolers
  • No items (such as umbrellas or tents) that stake into the ground
  • No pets (except service animals)
  • 5:30 p.m. Family-friendly, pre-concert activities:
    • Instrument making
    • Drum Circle
  • 7 p.m. Concert

Please visit CU Staying Healthy for the latest COVID-19 protocols for Chapman visitors.


SMITH: "The Star-Spangled Banner"

ROSSINI: Overture to La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto, Movement 1

STRAUSS, JR.: On the Beautiful Blue Danube

SOUSA: Hands Across the Sea March

LOEWE: "I Could Have Danced All Night" from My Fair Lady

BERNSTEIN: "Maria" from West Side Story

BERNSTEIN: Balcony Scene ("Tonight") from West Side Story

BERNSTEIN: "Make Our Garden Grow" from Candide

VARIOUS: Armed Forces Salute

WARD: "America the Beautiful"

SOUSA: The Stars and Stripes Forever



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