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Mainly Mozart Announces 33rd Annual All-Star Festival Orchestra Festival

San Diego Business Journal

Mainly Mozart announced the 2021 All-Star Festival Orchestra. The event, running from June 11 through June 19, will be held at the Del Mar Surf Cup Sports Park. The All-Star Festival Orchestra will feature five concerts featuring members from prestigious orchestras and works ranging from Mozart to Beethoven to J Haydn. It also welcomes the return of in-person, socially distanced, assigned seating in an outdoor venue.


“We look forward to welcoming audiences back to in-person performances showcasing the orchestral brilliance of the top musicians from the New York Philharmonic, Philadelphia Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, LA Philharmonic and dozens more,” said Nancy Laturno, CEO. “With audiences coming from all over… from Los Angeles to Laguna Hills to Palm Desert to San Diego, the excitement is overwhelming for both the performers and the audience especially since it will be in-person, together and allows music enthusiasts to relive the magic of live music the way it is meant to be experienced.”


As the largest gathering of concertmasters and principal players in North America, Mainly Mozart’s June All-Star Orchestra programming will feature the following:


Opening Night – Friday, June 11, 2021 @ 8pm PST

Mozart and Beethoven


Hayden Trumpet & Mozart 39 – Saturday, June 12, 2021 @ 8pm PST

Ravel, J. Haydn, Mozart


The Virtuoso & Mozart Eine Kleine – Wednesday, June 16, 2021 @ 8pm PST

Mozart, Bruch, Kodaly


Mozart & Beethoven – Friday, June 18, 2021 8pm PST

Mozart, Beethoven, Arvo Part, Beethoven


Closing Night – Saturday, June 19, 2021 @ 8pm PST

Mozart, Beethoven


Seating will be located on the grass area with VIP table seating for four and socially distanced “pod style” seating for households of up to four people at the Del Mar Surf Sports Park, formerly known as the San Diego Polo Fields.


Tickets for pods start at $49/pod in section B and $100/pod in section A; $100/VIP Seat; and $500/VIP Table, which would include charcuterie plate, bottle of sparkling wine and choice of sparkling or still water.

Travel & Hospitality reporter Mariel Concepcion can be reached at or 858-634-4625.