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GDL cultural scene bouncing back

The Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra (OFJ) fall season continues at the Teatro Degollado in Guadalajara.

Tickets available at theater box office, open daily 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; 333-614-4773. Also at Ticketmaster.com.mx and 333-818-3800.  Cost: 90-250 pesos.

PROGRAM 2: Beethoven’s Fidelio Overture, Schubert’s “Unfinished” Symphony No. 8 in B minor and Mendelssohn’s “Reformation” Symphony No. 5 in D major/D minor. Jesús Medina conducts. Thursday, October 14, 8:30 p.m. & Sunday, October 17, 12:30 p.m.

PROGRAM 3: Cristina Garcia Islas’ Marcha Trigarante de los 200 años, Gabriela Ortiz’s Papalotes, Ginastera’s Variaciones Concertantes, Jacques Ibert’s Divertissement and three ragtime numbers by Scott Joplin.  Jesús Medina conducts. Wednesday, October  20, 8:30 p.m. & Sunday, October 24, 12:30 p.m.

PROGRAM 4: Beethoven’s Quintet for Piano and Winds, Op. 16 and Schubert’s Octet in F major, D. 803. Performed by OFJ ensembles. Thursday, October 28, 8:30 p.m. & Sunday, October 31, 12:30 p.m.

Conjunto de Artes

Recital by Italian guitar duo Davide Giovanni Tomasi and Marco Musso.  Saturday, October 16, 7 p.m.  150 pesos.

In a 50th anniversary concert, La Orquesta Sinfónica del Estado de México performs Schumann’s Cello Concerto in A Minor, and Beethoven’s Fidelio Overture and Symphony No. 5 in C minor.  Saturday, October 23, 7:30 p.m. 200-550 pesos.

In Las Extaciones Vivaldi 3.0, Spanish violinist Bruno Axel transmutes Vivaldi’s “The Four Seasons” into modern genres, such as funk, soul and electronics, using a range of acoustic effects and a video DJ.  Also featuring the Orquesta de Cámara Higinio Ruvalcaba.  Thursday, October 21, and Friday, October 22, both 7:30 p.m. 200-400 pesos.

The Etienne Charles Quartet play in the first NY Jazz All Stars gig since the start of the pandemic. Thursday, November 11, 9 p.m. 250-400 pesos.

The Orquesta de Cámara Higinio Ruvalcaba pays homage to Argentinean tango composer Astor Piazzolla. Saturday, November 13, 7:30 p.m. 80 pesos.

Teatro Diana

The Orquesta Sinfónica Juvenil de Guadalajara, led by new director Isaac Rodriguez Labra, presents works by Beethoven. Soloist Paola Nava. Thursday, October 28, 8:30 p.m. 100-200 pesos.

Auditorio Telmex

Gypsy Kings by Andre Reyes. Thursday, October 28, 9 p.m. 550-1,350 pesos.

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