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Discover the Hidden Treasure that is South Valley Symphony S Written By Kimberly Ewertz 60 outh Valley Symphony transports listeners to another time and place, moves them with the swell of a crescendo, and brings them to tears with the syncopated harmony of forty- plus talented musicians. No one should miss a single note. “All of these different sounds com- ing together to make one sound, that’s a miracle,” Concert Master, violinist, and vocalist, Beverly Olivier Blount, said. “So you will hear many, many, miracles.” GILROY • MORGAN HILL • SAN MARTIN SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2017 This year marks the Symphony’s 44th season, and on October 1st at Guglielmo Winery, South Valley Symphony (SVS) will present its opening benefit con- cert, From Hollywood to the Met. San José Opera stars, Sandra Rubalcava- Bengochea, a soprano, and her husband Christopher Bengochea, a tenor, will perform several favorites from Italian operas. The orchestra will perform musical scores from popular movies including