As resident music director, Carrettin brings unusual and varied experiences to the festival.
What's coming up for the week of June 2.
A star mezzo shares forthright and inspiring thoughts about making a life as an artist. "You will never make it," she says. "'It' doesn't exist for an artist."
Life as a globe-trotting musician is sometimes exciting, occasionally glamorous and usually incredibly demanding.
"If they hold an instrument, they will not take a drug. They will not hold a gun," says Santa Cecilia Orchestra conductor Sonia Marie De Leon De Vega. "It's that powerful."
The landmark 1912 composition will be performed Tuesday in Centennial.
The "People We Know" concert focuses on the group's composer friends.
Inspired by Shakespeare, Mendelssohn captures all the magic and frivolity in the music he wrote for the Bard's otherworldy play.
What's coming up for the week of May 26.