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Joint Music Program - Claremont - Presents:The Claremont Concert Orchestra and The Claremont Concert and Chamber Choirs2/22/2015 - 5/3/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 2/28/2015)
The Joint Music Program of Claremont McKenna, Harvey Mudd, Pitzer, and Scripps Colleges present their Spring 2015 Concerts held at the beautiful Garrison Theater of the Scripps College Performing Arts Center in Claremont, CA. Concerts are free and open to the public.
Los Angeles Lawyers Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:LA Lawyers Phil & Legal Voices: Winter ConcertSaturday, 2/28/2015
From Beethoven to Bernstein, this Winter Concert features breathtaking music performed by lawyers and judges in harmony.
Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles - Los Angeles - Presents: World Premiere of GMCLA’s Ambassador Chorus, with Special Guest Well-Strung HeartstringsSaturday, 2/28/2015
One Direction step aside, there’s a new kind of boy band on the circuit. The all-male string quartet Well-Strung features classical musicians who sing putting their own spin on the music of Mozart, Vivaldi, Rihanna, Adele, Lady Gaga, and more!
Well-Strung stars first violinist Edmund Bagnell, second violinist Christopher Marchant, cellist Daniel Shevlin and violist Trevor Wadleigh.
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:LA Master Chorale Gala 2015Sunday, 3/1/2015
Los Angeles Master Chorale to fete President & CEO Terry Knowles for her remarkable 15-year tenure at “LAMC GALA 2015” with unforgettable evening of music and glamour
Knowles Is Stepping Down at Conclusion of 2014-15 Season
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Composer John Adams Is Honorary Gala Chair
John Burroughs High School Vocal Music Association - Burbank - Presents:Pop Show 36: Lovin' is Really My Game3/5/2015 - 3/8/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 3/5/2015)
The John Burroughs High School Vocal Music Association is set to deliver four groovy performances of “Pop Show 36:Lovin’ is Really My Game,” showcasing the VMA’s amazing tradition of excellence with singing, dancing, dazzling costumes and eye-catching sets.
Pacific Chorale - Costa Mesa - Presents:Let's Dance!Saturday, 3/7/2015
Pacific Chorale's John Alexander Singers pair up with Grammy Award®-winning jazz pianist Bill Cunliffe for an evening of choral music and jazz inspired by dancing, including folk dances, romantic waltzes, and popular hits made famous by award-winning artists as diverse as Frank Sinatra, Henry Mancini, Stevie Wonder, and Pharrell Williams.
UCLA Powell Library - Los Angeles - Presents:"Imagining the New World" UCLA Early Music EnsembleSaturday, 3/7/2015
This program will explore repertoire from interactions between North and South American Native Americans and Europeans during the colonial era. Included will be the first transcriptions and settings of Native American music in existence, period indigenous Christian liturgical music by indigenous composers, and European baroque operas with Native American characters and themes.
Cal Poly Music Department - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Cal Poly Choirs' Winter Concert: 'Romance and the Romantics'Saturday, 3/7/2015
Great choral works from the Romantic period will be matched with wooing songs of love.
Da Camera Society - Los Angeles - Presents:Anonymous 4 with Bruce Molsky, fiddle & banjoSaturday, 3/7/2015
Chamber Music in Historic Sites presents Anonymous 4 with Bruce Molsky, fiddle & banjo at the Bradbury Building.
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:Songs of AscentSunday, 3/8/2015
Shawn Kirchner | Songs of Ascent WORLD PREMIERE
Nack-Kum Paik | WORLD PREMIERE
with the Los Angeles Chamber Choir
Stephen Grimm, Artistic Director - Padadena - Presents:Three Guys from ViennaSunday, 3/8/2015
Pasadena Pro Musica choir & orchestra present this concert on Sunday, March 8th at the Neighborhood Unitarian Universalist Church.
SDSU School of Music & Dance - San Diego - Presents:SDSU Spring Choir ConcertSunday, 3/8/2015
Come join the SDSU choir group, for a night of music and mingling!
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:LA Master Chorale Showcases Two Compelling World PremieresSunday, 3/8/2015
Based on the theme of Ascension – Succession by Nackkum Paik, Chorale’s Sixth “LA is the World” commission, and Songs of Ascent by Composer in Residence Shawn Kirchner
Concert, Conducted by Artistic Director Grant Gershon,
also Includes Works by Brahms and Eric Whitacre
SJF Music Guild - Rancho Palos Verdes - Presents:John Rutter's haunting RequiemSunday, 3/8/2015
Celebrate or reflect on the coming of spring and Easter with John Rutter's haunting Requiem. You will enjoy and leave singing many of Rutter's lyrical melodies delivered by the combined choirs of St John Fisher church and professional orchestra of nationally renowned musicians.
The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Verdi's "Requiem"Wednesday, 3/11/2015
UCLA Choral Union & Philharmonia
Neal Stulberg, conductor
Soloists: Tracy Cox, soprano, Julia Metzler, alto, Joshua Guerrero, tenor, and Ben Lowe, bass
La Jolla Symphony & Chorus - La Jolla - Presents:La Jolla Symphony & Chorus3/13/2015 - 3/15/2015 (next performance: Friday, 3/13/2015)
WHAT: Berlioz’s “Requiem”
WHO: La Jolla Symphony & Chorus (LJS&C)
WHEN: March 13 and 14 at 7:30pm / March 15 at 2:00pm
WHERE: Mandeville Auditorium, UC San Diego
Dr. Iris Levine - Los Angeles - Presents:Forbidden VoicesSaturday, 3/14/2015
Their behavior is improper, their books are banned, their love is illicit. Authors, artists and poets ostracized for not conforming are celebrated as we give voice to their incredible accomplishments during this concert.
LA Opera - Northridge - Presents:Great Opera Choruses Saturday, 3/14/2015
LA OPERA returns to Valley Performing Arts with Great Opera Choruses
On March 14 at 2:00 and 3:30pm, LA Opera presents two free concerts featuring the renowned LA Opera Chorus at the Valley Center for the Performing Arts at Cal State University Northridge.
California Desert Chorale - Palm Springs - Presents:Lovers and Dreamers, California Desert Chorale's Spring ConcertSaturday, 3/14/2015
A whimsical musical bouquet of great songs celebrating the magic and mysteries of love, featuring 60 voices of the Desert's premiere choral ensemble with chamber orchestra.
The Claremont Chorale - Claremont - Presents:ElegySaturday, 3/14/2015
The word, "Elegy," defines some of the greatest music ever conceived for chorus.
Orange County Women's Chorus - Newport Beach - Presents:The Birds and the Bees 3/14Saturday, 3/14/2015
Nightingales, bumblebees, swallows, hawks – they’re all here, along with a few tunes about courtship and romance! Our Artistic Director is an amateur bird photographer when she’s not in rehearsal, so you’ll enjoy photos and factoids along with a program of great music from around the world. We’ll welcome special guests from the Sea and Sage Audubon Society.
Orange County Women's Chorus - Huntington Beach - Presents:The Birds and the Bees 3/15Sunday, 3/15/2015
Hollywood Master Chorale - West Hollywood - Presents:Masterworks in March: The MendelssohnsSunday, 3/15/2015
The Hollywood Master Chorale presents “Masterworks in March,”
A performance of works by Felix Mendelssohn and his equally talented sister, Franny Mendelssohn Hensel
Desert Friends of Music - Palm Desert - Presents:ChanticleerSunday, 3/15/2015
This world-renowned men’s choral group is returning to the Desert Friends of Music series for its 7th “call back.” Major music critics write “The singing of Chanticleer is breathtaking in its accuracy of intonation, purity of blend, variety of color and swagger of style” --The Boston Globe,
Dr. Iris Levine and Eric Banks - West Hollywood - Presents:Forbidden Voices @ Congregation Kol Ami Sunday, 3/15/2015
Their behavior is improper their books are banned their love is illicit. Authors, artists and poets ostracized for not conforming are celebrated as we give voice to their incredible accomplishments during this concert.
Pasadena Master Chorale - Altadena - Presents:The Sound of Heaven3/21/2015 - 3/22/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 3/21/2015)
Pasadena Master Chorale presents “The Sound of Heaven,” featuring the haunting and beautiful harmonies of modern masters Arvo Pärt, John Tavener, and Henryk Górecki
Symphony Irvine - Irvine - Presents:Symphony Irvine Concert with Orange Community Master ChoraleSaturday, 3/21/2015
by Giuseppe Verdi
Choral Consortium of San Diego - San Diego - Presents:San Diego Sings! Festival 2015Saturday, 3/21/2015
San Diego Sings! Festival 2015 brings together 20 of San Diego’s top choral groups for a FREE day-long festival at the Spreckels Organ Pavilion in Balboa Park on Saturday, March 21, 2015. Between 11 am and 5 pm, each participating group will perform for a 15-minute set under its own conductor, in programming of its choice. The day includes a combined sing with 1000 voices, organ, and audience.
San Diego Sings! Festival 2015 brings together 20 of San Diego’s top choral groups in a free day-long concert.
Long Beach Camerata Singers - Long Beach - Presents:Horizon Chamber ChoirSaturday, 3/21/2015
The 41st annual Long Beach Bach Festival presents the Horizon Chamber Choir & Argus Quartet in Alpha & Omega, a program featuring motets by J.C. Bach and Claudio Monteverdi, along with three works by J.S. Bach.
South Bay Children's Choir - Torrance - Presents:Something Old, Something New -- SBCC with the Allant TrioSunday, 3/22/2015
Join South Bay Children's Choir as they welcome stellar chamber artists The Allant Trio in a joint concert on March 22. The Juilliard-trained trio has been travelling the world, but joins the choir for this one special collaboration. The program includes the trio's signature piece, Murphy's "Give Me Phoenix Wings to Fly", and contemporary and traditional works for both groups.
Oxnard Community Concert Association - Oxnard - Presents:The Sicilian TenorsThursday, 3/26/2015
The Sicilian Tenors bring together three marvelous Tenor voices, each singing their own interpretation of the world’s best music in a recital that is easy for you to stage and wonderful for your audience to experience.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:USC Thornton Chamber Singers and Concert ChoirFriday, 3/27/2015
The USC Thornton Chamber Singers, conducted by Jo-Michael Scheibe, and the USC Thornton Concert Choir, conducted by Cristian Grases, present Life and Hope. The evening includes compositions by Carrillo, Weelkes, Dickau, Leanderson-Andréas, Gershwin, Ames, Brahms Op. 64, Sweelinck, Scheidt and Clemens non Papa.
San Gabriel Valley Choral Company - Monrovia - Presents:"Resonant Witness"Saturday, 3/28/2015
On March 28 at 7:30pm, join the San Gabriel Valley Choral Company (SGVCC) for its spring choral concert “Resonant Witness,” a journey through grief, loss, and injustice, on the way to hope, healing, and reconciliation. Featuring the music of J. S. Bach, Dvorak, Coleridge-Taylor, Hailstork, and Robles, this concert will be held in the beautiful Romanesque sanctuary of St. Luke's Episcopal Church.
Santa Barbara Choral Society - Santa Barbara - Presents:The Santa Barbara Choral Society Presents Music Then and Now3/28/2015 - 3/29/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 3/28/2015)
Today’s composers stand on the shoulders of the classical giants who preceded them. American composer Rollo Dilworth is no exception and he’ll be on hand to tell us about it! First, Conductor JoAnne Wasserman will lead the 80+ voices of the Choral Society and Orchestra in the works of the classical masters who influenced the dynamic and engaging Dr. Dilworth (Mozart among others).\
Chorale Bel Canto - Whittier - Presents:Chorale Bel Canto to Perform MUSIC OF THE BACH FAMILYSaturday, 3/28/2015
Chorale Bel Canto, a community masterworks chorale based in Whittier, is set to perform MUSIC OF THE BACH FAMILY during the 78th Whittier Bach Festival.
Angeles Chorale - Pasadena - Presents:The Gala - Dvorak's Stabat MaterSunday, 3/29/2015
The Angeles Chorale celebrates its 40th Anniversary Season with THE GALA, featuring Dvorak’s Stabat Mater.
Shana Blake Hill, soprano
Rose Beattie, alto
Robert MacNeil, tenor B
en Lowe, baritone
Azusa Pacific Oratorio Choir & Symphony join the Chorale
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:USC Thornton Chamber Orchestra and Choral ArtistsThursday, 4/9/2015
Jo-Michael Scheibe leads the USC Thornton Chamber Orchestra and Choral Artists in Vaughan Williams’ Serenade to Music and John Corigliano’s Fern Hill. For the second half of the concert, USC Thornton faculty violinist Martin Chalifour leads the Chamber Orchestra from the concertmaster’s chair in Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48.
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:The Water Passion4/11/2015 - 4/12/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 4/11/2015)
Tan Dun | Water Passion After St. Matthew
Long Beach Camerata Singers - Long Beach - Presents:J. S. Bach's MagnificatSunday, 4/12/2015
Long Beach Camerata Singers and the Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra present J.S. Bach's monumental Magnificat in D Major, BWV243 and other works as part of the 41st Long Beach Bach Festival events.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:USC Apollo Men’s Chorus and Oriana Women’s ChoirSunday, 4/12/2015
The USC Thornton Apollo Men’s Chorus and Oriana Women’s Choir present Turn the World Around, a concert featuring songs by composers including Szymko, Vaughan Williams, Britten, and Hughes.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:USC Thornton University ChorusSunday, 4/12/2015
The USC Thornton University Chorus presents Folks: Songs of the People, an evening of folk songs from various cultures including English, Australian, Samoan, African, and American.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:World Voice DayFriday, 4/17/2015
Vocal Arts faculty Cynthia Munzer presents World Voice Day in partnership with the Keck School of Medicine of USC.
Pomona College Department of Music - Claremont - Presents:Pomona College Choir and Orchestra4/17/2015 - 4/19/2015 (next performance: Friday, 4/17/2015)
Pomona College Choir, Donna M. Di Grazia, conductor and Pomona College Orchestra, Eric Lindholm, conductor join forces for two performances of Fauré’s Pavane, Fauré’s Les Djinns and Mozart’s Mass in C Minor, K.427.
Da Camera Society - Los Angeles - Presents:Bach Collegium San DiegoSaturday, 4/18/2015
Chamber Music in Historic Sites presents Bach Collegium San Diego at the St. John’s Episcopal Cathedral.
Music Department - Thousand Oaks - Presents:Auf Wiedersehen Chorkonzert Saturday, 4/18/2015
The Cal Lutheran Choir and Women's Chorale present a Farewell Choral Concert, the final preparation for their concert tour of Germany in May.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents: Vespers of 1610Friday, 4/24/2015
One of the towering works of the Baroque period, Monteverdi's monumental choral masterpiece Vespers of 1610 was a pioneering work for its time, integrating secular musical ideas into religious music.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents: L'OrfeoSaturday, 4/25/2015
Written in 1607, Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo has the distinction of being the earliest surviving opera still regularly performed. Based on the Greek legend of Orpheus, L’Orfeo tells the story of Orpheus’ descent to the underworld and his unsuccessful attempt to bring his bride Eurydice back to the life.
SDSU School of Music & Dance - San Diego - Presents:To Be Certain of the Dawn: SDSU Symphony Orchestra and ChoirsSaturday, 4/25/2015
Come join the SDSU Symphony Orchestra and more, for a night of music and mingling!
Pomona College Department of Music - Claremont - Presents:Pomona College Glee Club 4/30/2015 - 5/2/2015 (next performance: Thursday, 4/30/2015)
Conductor Donna M. Di Grazia leads the 33-member classical chamber ensemble in choral music from across the centuries by Byrd, Casals, Harris, Lauridsen, Purcell, Whitacre and others
LMU, College of Communication and Fine Arts - Los Angeles - Presents:50th Annual Spring Chorale at LMUFriday, 5/1/2015
Golden Jubilee Concert presented by the LMU Choruses conducted by Mary Breden includes the premiere of the Te Deum for chorus and orchestra by Paul Gibson.
Southwest Women's Chorus - Temecula - Presents:Southwest Women's Chorus: America Sings5/2/2015 - 5/3/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 5/2/2015)
From jazz to pop, from spirituals to Broadway and movies, from patriotic to toe-tapping folk, we celebrate the wonderful diversity of American Music. Oscar winners, camp songs, songs of freedom many songs that you will remember and love. We strive to present family concerts - this is definitely one of them.
The Broad Stage, National Children's Chorus - Santa Monica - Presents:National Children's Chorus - American LegacyFriday, 5/8/2015
Join the National Children’s Chorus in this stunning season finale, featuring works by living and 20th Century American composers.
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:Music of Whitacre & Part5/16/2015 - 5/17/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 5/16/2015)
MUSIC OF ERIC WHITACRE
Lux Aurumque, Sleep, Water Night, The City and the Sea, Sainte Chapelle
MUSIC OF ARVO PÄRT
Morning Star, Missa Syllabica , Cantate Domino, Veni Creator, Solfeggio
Cal Poly Music Department - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Cal Poly Early Music Ensemble: 'The Glory of Venice'Friday, 5/22/2015
The Early Music Ensemble explores music from one of the greatest musical capitals of the Renaissance and Baroque periods.
The Claremont Chorale - Claremont - Presents:Trees and Ph.D.sSaturday, 6/13/2015
Claremont is a picturesque place and a place of learning. This program combines music appropriate to both of these themes.
Los Angeles Children's Chorus - Pasadena - Presents:Los Angeles Children’s Chorus 2014-15 Season10/10/2014 - 5/10/2015 (next performance: Friday, 2/27/2015)
Los Angeles Children’s Chorus, Led by Artistic Director Anne Tomlinson, Announces 2014-15 Season
Renowned Choir’s 29th Season,
Entitled “Celebrating American Song...California and Beyond,”
Spotlights Music by American Composers,
Showcasing Chorus’s Remarkable Versatility
Wendy Rule - Pasadena - Presents:Wendy Rule ConcertSaturday, 2/28/2015
Wendy Rule in Concert!
The Festival Singers - Lake Forest - Presents:Just DessertsSunday, 3/8/2015
The Festival Singers of Orange County led by Artistic Director Gary Toops, presents “Just Desserts” as the second concert of their season titled “Musical Morsels and Tasty Treats.” The program features a wide range of short, melodic and captivating musical gems by classical composers Handel and Brahms, and Broadway composers Kander and Ebb, and Rodgers and Hammerstein.
St. James Music Series - La Jolla - Presents:Anonymous 4 with Bruce MolskySunday, 3/8/2015
Renowned for their unearthly vocal blend and virtuosic ensemble singing, the four women of Anonymous 4 will present 1865, a program focusing on the personal experience of men, women, and children from the North and from the South, toward the end of the Civil War.
First Presbyterian Church - Inglewood - Presents:The Don Lee While Community ChorusSunday, 3/15/2015
The dlw Community Chorale is comprised of approximately 60 singers, founded and organized by Dr. Don Lee White, noted musician, educator, organist, conductor, hymnologist, scholar, etc. The group specializes in the performance of Black sacred music including anthems, hymns, negro spirituals, and gospels. The concert theme "To Everything A Time, A Season" will also feature music appropriate for the Lenten and Easter seasons!!!!!
Meistersingers - Orange County - Presents:Akon: All Night Vigil by Einojuhani Rautavaara3/21/2015 - 3/22/2015 (next performance: Saturday, 3/21/2015)
Vigilia was written in 1971 by Finnish composer, Einojuhani Rautavaara.
Some interesting Finnish facts:
Finland became independent in 1918. Before that, it had been part of Russia or Sweden. It was one of the last European countries to be Christianized in the 12th century. It is one of the most sparsely populated countries in Europe.
Grace First Presbyterian Church - Long Beach - Presents:Honey Whiskey Trio in ConcertSaturday, 3/21/2015
Through their powerful, yet sweet harmonies, body percussion, haunting melodies and vitality on stage, Honey Whiskey Trio captivates and moves audiences. Called “One of the most talented vocal harmony groups performing today” by John Neal, Harmony Sweepstakes executive producer and ”One of the very best arrivals this year on my stage. Solid in every way and fully entertaining” by Bob Stane, of Th
Dr. Sheridan Ball - Orange - Presents:Life Upon the Wicked StageSunday, 3/22/2015
On Sunday, March 22, the Meritáge Vocal Arts Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Sheridan Ball, will present Life Upon the Wicked Stage, an eclectic compilation of favorites from the world of opera and musical theater. Starting at 4:00 PM, this diverse program promises a delightful afternoon of music from two of the world’s favorite genres of entertainment.
Westwood Presbyterian Church - Los Angeles - Presents:Music at Westwood ConcertSunday, 3/22/2015
Schubert Mass in G Major and "Death and the Maiden" featuring the Westwood Master Choir, Chamber Orchestra and guest soloist with Maria Newman directing and conducting
SDSU School of Music & Dance - San Diego - Presents:TEXTures: SDSU Wind Symphony and OrchestraWednesday, 5/6/2015
Concert will feature the winner of the SDSU Concerto Competition along with the SDSU Orchestra, Wind Symphony and Women’s Choir. Premiere Performance of "Ana’s Way", a 50¬-minute work featuring double bass soloist Barry Green.
Scott Walter, Director - Tehachapi - Presents:Summit Singers of Tehachapi, Spring ConcertSaturday, 5/16/2015
Summit Singers – Spring Concert 2015
The Summit Singers of Tehachapi, will present their Spring Concert on Saturday, May 16th, at 7PM, in the sanctuary of First Baptist Church, 1049 S. Curry.
Featured will be a variety of choral selections including pieces by Kenneth Jennings, David N. Childs, and local Kern county composer, Ron Kean.