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The SDSU symphony orchestra performing on Oct. 2.

SDSU music ensembles return to Symphony by the Sea

by Noé Sandoval, Mundo Azteca Editor // October 13, 2021

Live music has made a huge comeback since COVID-19 regulations have been gradually lifted. Taking advantage of this, San Diego State’s School of Music...

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San Diego State’s Symphony Orchestra and Wind Symphony performed during sunset in Imperial Beach at the annual Symphony by the Sea on Saturday, Oct. 7.

Sunsets and sweet tunes score big in Symphony by the Sea

by Sydney Faulkner, Contributor // October 10, 2017

The third annual Symphony by the Sea was conducted during a scenic sunset hour at Imperial Beach on Saturday, Oct. 7. This free concert, sponsored by...

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Music student has large aspirations

by Alex Noble, Staff Writer // April 5, 2017

The rhythm of collegiate music scenes tends to be dictated by a population of SoundCloud rappers and coffee shop bands. However, with three concert bands,...

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SDSU band member stands up for music education

SDSU band member stands up for music education

by Nicole Sazegar, Senior Staff Writer // March 2, 2016

When her music program in middle school was in danger of having its funding cut, music education sophomore Leah Musker decided to take a stand. She spoke...

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Director of orchestras finds exciting community in SDSU

Director of orchestras finds ‘exciting community’ in SDSU

by Lainie Fraser, Staff Writer // March 2, 2016

Selected by The San Diego Union-Tribune as one of three “Faces to Watch” in classical music in 2014, Michael Gerdes has found a home at San Diego State. Gerdes...

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SDSU musicians synthesize in a Symphony by the Sea

SDSU musicians synthesize in a Symphony by the Sea

by Nicole Sazegar, Staff Writer // October 16, 2015

At 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10, San Diego State’s Symphony Orchestra and Wind Symphony performed in Imperial Beach as the sun began to set. A crowd...

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