San Antonio, Texas — The Queen of Tejano, Selena Quintanilla, will be honored with a spectacular musical tribute performed by the Youth Orchestras of San Antonio (YOSA) Philharmonic with singer Isabel Marie Sanchez on Monday, March 9, 2020, at The Tobin Center for the Performing Arts.
The memorable concert will honor the life and legacy of the cultural icon 25 years after her passing with a night of music and celebration. This unique performance is a variation of “YOSA Classic Albums Live,” the annual pop series that features recreations of iconic records and artists.
“Viva Selena” will cover Selena’s greatest hits, led by vocalist Isabel Marie Sanchez. Favorites including “Como La Flor”, “Bidi Bidi Bom Bom”, and” Dreaming of You,” will all be backed by a full orchestra in this unique musical collaboration.
Concert activities will provide extra fun for Selena fans throughout the evening. Concertgoers can participate in a variety of contests and photo-ops to kick off the festivities. The “Viva Selena VIP Experience” includes access to the exclusive concert After Party at El Tropicano Hotel Riverwalk where guests will enjoy complimentary beer, wine, food, music, and dancing with concert VIPs and Selena superfans.
Tickets for the event go on sale Friday, November 15 at 10:00 a.m. and can be purchased online or at the Tobin Center box office. As an added bonus, the first 100 tickets purchased in person at the Tobin Center box office between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. on Friday, November 15 will come with a free Viva Selena tumbler.
Event Information: Monday, March 9, 2020, 8:00 p.m. Tobin Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets available at music.yosa.org/vivaselena.
About YOSA: Each year, more than 2,500 young people benefit from the YOSA (Youth Orchestras of San Antonio) experience, representing 130 schools throughout greater San Antonio. YOSA is a resident company of the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts and was one of only six youth orchestras nationally to receive a 2018 League of American Orchestras’ Futures Fund grant for inventive programming. Program areas consist of Orchestras, Summer Symphony Camp, and School Partnerships, which emphasize diversity, access, and inclusion within music education. For more information, visit www.yosa.org.
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