When: Wed., Dec. 31, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. 2014
Opera San Antonio present soprano singer Patricia Racette.The University of North Texas-trained singer won the prestigious Richard Tucker award in 1998 and has a particular penchant for Puccini and Verdi operas. For the New Year’s performance, the Symphony will back Racette as she performs waltzes and polkas by Johann Strauss Jr. in the Viennese style. Racette will be joined by pianist Craig Terry, assistant conductor at Lyric Opera of Chicago. After the performance, the Rick Cavender Band will count down to the new year.
Price: $49-$149. Special pre-concert gala dinner packages are available.