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Folsom Symphony season opens with unfinished symphony

Violin soloist Rebecca Corruccini will perform Mendelssohn’s "Violin Concerto in E Minor," widely considered the finest violin concerto ever written. She is an alumna of the Sacramento Youth Symphony, now a violinist with the Minnesota Orchestra and concertmaster with the Bloomington (Minn.) Symphony Orchestra. Courtesy photo

Many composers leave unfinished works, but none is more shrouded in mystery than Franz Schubert’s Symphony No. 8, to be performed at the Folsom Symphony’s season opener Oct. 20. Most unfinished symphonies are cut short when their composers die, but that isn’t the case with Schubert. He wrote a ninth symphony after leaving his eighth […]

No Comment / September 28, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

This is the ’60s … 50 years later

"This Is The '60s" brings together the music of a turbulent and adventurous decade. The show comes to Three Stages Oct. 15-17. Courtesy photo

The 1960s was an exciting, innovative decade in the history of popular music. Through a creative blending of live music performance, film, dance, lighting, computer-generated imagery and high-concept stage design, “This Is The ’60s” offers an evening’s immersion into the pop culture of the 1960s. Utilizing everything from TV commercials, retro dance numbers, vintage fashions […]

No Comment / September 28, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Clean up, shape up and dress up

Community Clean Up Day                                                                                                       […]

No Comment / September 27, 2012 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

Hometown hero: Leslie Anderson

Army National Guard Pvt. Leslie C. Anderson has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship qualification, bayonet combat, chemical warfare, field training and tactical exercises, marches, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, […]

No Comment / September 27, 2012 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,News | Read More »

Run For Courage this Saturday

Run For Courage participants celebrate at the start of last year's race. Courtesy photo

Thousands expected to stand up against modern day slavery At 8 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29, Run For Courage will host its third annual Race to End Human Trafficking. Together on the field with more than 40 retail vendors, other anti-trafficking organizations and six survivors of trafficking, the Run For Courage team hopes to increase awareness […]

No Comment / September 24, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Trojans tennis takes down Pleasant Grove

After a spotty preseason Oak Ridge’s tennis team opened league against Pleasant Grove last Tuesday. PG was the third place team in the league last year. The Trojans had some girls down with flu and injuries but players on the court stepped up and got an 8-1 win. “Our top six singles players have been […]

No Comment / September 20, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

EDH woman sings with Chicago

Thanks to a generous donation to the American Cancer Society, El Dorado Hills resident Ann Kubel sang with Chicago during a San Jose performance.

El Dorado Hills resident Ann Kubel had the opportunity of a lifetime when she recently performed with the legendary rock and roll band Chicago at the band’s San Jose concert. Kubel sang the lead for their hit song “If You Leave Me Now.” “I was so excited to do this” she said. Over the last three years, […]

1 Comment / September 20, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »