This program celebrates San Diego Ballet resident composers Gilbert Castellanos and Charles McPherson. Get carried away as Southern Californian jazz musicians accompany San Diego’s most famous dance company live at this unique location. This year’s offering includes world premieres of new works by both composers. Castellanos’ “Mi Tierra” (My Country) is a deeply personal reflection on the artists and places that shaped him as a musician, while McPherson’s exuberant “Bird” pays tribute to arguably the most influential jazz innovator of our time, alto saxophonist Charlie. Yardbird” Parker. This intimate evening is a perfect addition to your Valentine’s Day weekend.