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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 3 2019 - 10:33am
LIVE now or replay later: Funeral Mass For Bexar County Commissioner Paul Elizondo at San Fernando Cathedral on Jan. 3, 2019: Made possible by CTSA Catholic Television of San Antonio.
Written by rudyarispe on Sep 12 2017 - 11:11am
Musical Bridges Around the World kicks off its  20th season with its Russell Hill Rogers Musical Evenings at San Fernando concerts with “Child Prodigies: Where Are They Now.”
Written by Don Mathis on Mar 7 2017 - 9:30pm
Just outside the historic steps of the Alamo, the light begins to fall and dusk begins to take form. It is March 6 and the flag outside hangs at half-mast.
Written by SUIVES on Jan 13 2017 - 3:08pm
Join the peaceCENTER for an Inaugural Vigil on Jan. 21, 2017 at 6 p.m. on Main Plaza. At this time of new beginnings let us join together to be witness to our hopes for our nation. Please bring a candle and your compassion. Lighting our city with compassion, dignity, equanimity, forgiveness, gratitude, humility, integrity, Justice, kindness and love. Coming together to learn how to treat everyone as we wish to be treated is our challenge. Being the change we wish to see in our world is our prayer.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Sep 5 2016 - 7:57pm
"Viva Cesar Chavez!" "Viva Dolores Huerta!" "The people united will never be divided!" Those were just some of the chants that could be heard in downtown San Antonio on Labor Day morning, Sept. 5, 2016. Hundreds of union members, labor activists and local leaders took to the streets to celebrate a defining moment in the labor movement from 50 years ago.
Written by MBAW on Jul 29 2015 - 2:26pm
Described as a “virtuoso” and “intensely soulful” by the New York Times, Syrian clarinetist and composer Kinan Azmeh is a member of Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble. Azmeh will be joined by Shane Shanahan, a Grammy Award winning percussionist who “combines drumming traditions from all over the world to create–a heartbeat of humanity” -Boston Globe A dessert reception and artist meet and greet follows this FREE performance.
Written by MBAW on Jul 29 2015 - 2:23pm
Three outstanding international artists and members of The Silk Road Ensemble will come together for Sakura, the Japanese term for Cherry Blossom! Japanese Koto & Shamisen player and songwriter Sumie (Sumi-é) Kaneko has been recognized as a pioneer of uniquely chromatic instrumentation.
Written by MBAW on Jul 29 2015 - 2:19pm
Part of the Las Americas–city wide music festival Edmar Castaneda (harp) has taken the world stage by storm with the sheer force of his virtuosic command. “His hands, seemingly powered by two different people, a rapid-fire of chords, balance of melodic figures and drive are served with euphoric Latin American rhythms....” This FREE performance is followed by a FREE dessert recption and artist meet and greet.
Written by MBAW on Jul 29 2015 - 2:16pm
Duo AleAnya (Anya Grokhovski and Alena Gorina–piano four hands) will be joined by Mark Cheikhet on violin, and Elena Portnaya on piano in a one-of-a-kind virtuoso highlighting the Golden Era repertoire by Kreisler and Rachmaninoff, among others. This FREE performance is followed by a FREE dessert recption and artist meet and greet. 
Written by MBAW on Jul 29 2015 - 2:08pm
Czech virtuoso duo Felix Slováček, Jr., clarinet, and Viacheslav Grokhovski Jr., piano, will be joined by the youngest member of Houston Grand Opera Studio, Armenian soprano Mane Galoyan, in a colorful program of international delights. An artist meet and greet, and dessert reception follows the FREE perforamcne.