Stories From Home

Sunday, November 10, 2024 at 4:00PM

Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley 101 Zellerbach Hall #4800, Berkeley, CA 94720

Embark on a soul-stirring journey with Berkeley Symphony’s Stories From Home. Silvestre Revueltas’ Redes Suite immerses you in the vibrant world of Mexican fishing communities, while Samuel Barber’s Knoxville: Summer of 1915, featuring acclaimed soprano soloist Lisa Delan, evokes nostalgic charm. Kris Bowers’ For a Younger Self invites introspection through Grammy-winning violinist Charles Yang’s enchanting and expressive musicianship. Experience the magical allure of Leonard Bernstein’s Symphonic Dances from West Side Story, a fusion of jazz, Latin rhythms, and classical motifs. Celebrate music’s power to unite and shape our collective stories.

Joseph Young


Lisa Delan


Charles Yang


Silvestre Revueltas

Redes Suite

Samuel Barber

Knoxville: Summer of 1915

Lisa Delan

Kris Bowers

For A Younger Self (Bay Area Premiere)

Charles Yang


Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

Free Pre-Concert Chat 1 hour before

These informative and engaging pre-concert talks offer fascinating insights into the music you are about to experience. Learn about the program’s cultural and historical context, along with guided listening. Additionally, there will be live interviews with guest artists, composers, and orchestra musicians! Music talks take place one hour before all Symphonic Series concerts. Admission is free to all ticket holders.

About the Artists