Road Scholar : Home
A Musical Medley on San Francisco Bay

Program Number: 20373RJ
Start and End Dates:
11/11/2012 - 11/16/2012; 2/25/2016 - 3/1/2016; 4/28/2016 - 5/3/2016; 10/6/2016 - 10/11/2016;
Duration: 5 nights
Location: Burlingame, California
Price starting at: $692.00 - Price may vary based on date, departure city
Program Type: Music Appreciation; History & Culture
Meals: 15; 5 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 5 Dinners    

Come on along and listen to the lullaby of Broadway! Musical theater is just one of the rousing courses you will enjoy in our all-music program. We will delve into classical music that stirs our souls and explore other genres of music guaranteed to entertain, enlighten, and inspire. Be immersed in a melodious potpourri of composers, entertainers, musicians, and performances for a delightful musical adventure.


• Join acclaimed Road Scholar instructors for five days of captivating lectures and presentations.
• Enjoy a field trip to a musical venue in the San Franicsco Bay Area.
• Enjoy live musical entertainment on the closing night.

Activity Particulars

Minimal walking and standing.

Date Specific Information


Courses are Swing, Swing, Swing!, Romantic Piano Music, Composers of Broadway, The Singer-Songwriters, and Golden Age of Opera. Field trip to San Francisco Conservatory of Music for choice of voice or cello recitals.


"Love & Tragedy in 19th Century Opera." "Violin Virtuosos." "The Genius of Sondheim." "Memorable Jazz Singers." On this date, there is a field trip to Opera San Jose for a performance of Georges Bizet's "Carmen."
Enjoy the latest in hearing technology — listening devices — on this date.


Final date activity note for 4/28/2016 - 5/3/2016