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Palomar Performing Arts - San Marcos - Presents:A Ceremony of CarolsSaturday, 12/3/2016
Palomar Chorale/Palomar Chamber Singers
Director John Russell makes his Palomar Performing Arts debut with Benjamin Britten’s well-known and beloved setting, Ceremony of Carols as well as American composer Conrad Susa’s sublime Carols and Lullabies: Christmas in the Southwest.
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:Festival of Carols12/3/2016 - 12/10/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/3/2016)
A holiday blend of both classical and popular carols, sung to perfection by the LA Master Chorale, including favorites like White Christmas, Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming and much more.
St. Mary of the Angels Anglo-Catholic Church - Hollywood - Presents:"Angels We Have Heard ... "Sunday, 12/4/2016
Lessons and Carols
Music by the Schola Cantorum and guests.
Dr. Kathleen Moon, organist / choirmaster
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Handel’s Messiah12/15/2016 - 12/17/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 12/15/2016)
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Bernard Labadie, conductor
Karina Gauvin, soprano
Ann Hallenberg, mezzo-soprano
Allan Clayton, tenor
Matthew Brook, bass-baritone
La Chapelle de Québec, chorus
Handel: Messiah (c. 120 minutes)
The Bob Cole Conservatory of Music @ Cal State Long Beach - Long Beach - Presents:Winter Festival Concert12/3/2016 - 12/4/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/3/2016)
More than 200 singers ring in the holidays with favorite carols, songs, and classical works in Long Beach’s greatest Winter extravaganza.
Set in the historic sanctuary of First Congregational Church of Long Beach, this traditional concert has thrilled audiences for over five decades!
Men Alive - The Orange County Gay Men's Chorus - Irvine - Presents:MenAlive Concert – Christmas Vacation 12/2/2016 - 12/3/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/3/2016)
Christmas Music with a theatrical twist. Nominated for Best Musical in Best of OC 2016!
Cal Poly Music Department - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Cal Poly Choirs' 'A Christmas Celebration'Saturday, 12/3/2016
Event will be music Professor Thomas Davies' 34th and final holiday concert.
PolyPhonics, the University Singers and the Cal Poly Early Music Ensemble will perform holiday favorites and new works under the direction of music Professor Thomas Davies at the popular yearly event. The Cal Poly Brass Ensemble, conducted by Christopher J. Woodruff, will add to the festive performances.
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:Feast of Lights12/2/2016 - 12/5/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/3/2016)
The Feast of Lights is a service of worship celebrating - in spoken word, tableaux, song and orchestral offering - the birth of Jesus Christ. At the service’s conclusion, the traditional Ceremony of Candles, adapted from an ancient rite, symbolizes the spreading of the light of Christ’s message by the twelve apostles throughout the world.
Cuesta College - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Cuesta Choirs Present: Gloria12/2/2016 - 12/3/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/3/2016)
Gloria! features the festive Vivaldi Gloria, performed by the combined choirs of Cuesta College. And Cuesta Voce will be giving a sneak preview of their New Orleans jazz set, as they prepare for their January tour to the City of Jazz. Hear your favorite Holiday songs: gospel, vocal jazz, and choral. Featuring Voce, the Cuesta Chamber Singers, and the Concert Choir.
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Vienna Boys Choir Sunday, 12/4/2016
The internationally-renowned, charming young choristers from a centuries-old singing tradition return to the Jacobs Music Center for one night only. Expect heart-warming choral classics from the heart of the European tradition plus more than a touch of holiday cheer! *San Diego Symphony Orchestra does not appear.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Handel's Glorious MessiahSunday, 12/4/2016
A beloved holiday tradition, Handel’s celebrated oratorio—with its blazing trumpets, thundering timpani and spectacular “Hallelujah!” chorus—provides a moment during the busy season to experience reflection, renewal and joy.
California Desert Chorale - Palm Desert - Presents:Starlight and Bells12/11/2016 - 12/18/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 12/11/2016)
Starlight and Bells, California Desert Chorale’s December concert for 2016, offers a wonderful variety of familiar Christmas carols in rich arrangements, all centered on a theme of brilliantly shining stars and joyously resounding bells. There will also be a bit of holiday humor, a dash of Gospel style and some classic Christmas tunes from Broadway shows.
Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles - Glendale - Presents:Holiday Spectacular: Cool Yule12/15/2016 - 12/18/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 12/15/2016)
Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles is preparing to take you on a snow covered sleigh ride through your favorite holiday classics, traditional carols, pop and a few surprises.
Come for the lumberjacks, stay for the fruitcakes - this concert has everything you need to truly feel the holiday spirit!
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:36th Annual Messiah Sing-AlongSunday, 12/18/2016
With orchestra and soloists on stage, join the Los Angeles Master Chorale for this annual holiday tradition!
Angel City Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:Bring on the Joy12/3/2016 - 12/4/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/3/2016)
Angel City Chorale will jump-start the season in style with Bring on the Joy, the choir’s 23rd annual set of holiday concerts and sing-alongs during the first weekend in December. The festive evenings will bring together Los Angeles-area singers/instrumentalists with a tapestry of seasonal favorites featuring musical textures from diverse traditions.
Hollywood Master Chorale - West Hollywood - Presents:Anticipate!Sunday, 12/4/2016
Hollywood Master Chorale presents “Anticipate!” holiday concert
Concert will feature Morten Lauridsen’s masterwork, Lux Aeterna, as well as a collection of smaller festive works, including two works by LA composers: Michelle Green Willner’s Sim Shalom and Steve Rothstein’s Hah-nay-rote Hallelu
Long Beach Camerata Singers - Long Beach - Presents: Handel's MessiahSunday, 12/4/2016
Light up your holidays with a chamber version of Handel's magnificent Messiah featuring professional soloists and baroque instrumentation. An annual tradition for many years, reviewers have referred to past performances as "Thrilling," describing the sound as "Lovely, Well-balanced and Colorful."
Pomona College Department of Music - Claremont - Presents:Pomona College Choir12/2/2016 - 12/4/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 12/4/2016)
The acclaimed Pomona College Choir will offer choral sounds from Russia, Scandinavia, England and the Czech Republic featuring works by Tchaikovsky, Chesnokov, Gjeilo, Grieg, Sandström, Dvorák, and others.
Donna M. Di Grazia, conductor
Orange County Women's Chorus - Newport Beach - Presents:The Orange County Women's Chorus - Newport BeachSunday, 12/4/2016
Music, holidays, and children go together, and our December program is all about the children we know, the children we love, the children we once were, and the children who need us. Hear the Vesperae pro Festo Sancti Innocentium by Michael Haydn (Franz Joseph's younger brother!), performed with chamber orchestra, as well as works by Kirke Mechem, Ysaye Barnwell, John Tavener,Cecile Chaminade &more
La Habra United Methodist Church - La Habra - Presents:The Art of the CarolSunday, 12/4/2016
The Ensoma Creative, consisting of talented singers from around the southland, joined by special guest soloist, Maria Del Pilar, will start the Christmas season in joyful sound. Begin your celebrations with the joyous sounds of familiar and beloved Christmas carols.
Orange County Women's Chorus - Huntington Beach - Presents:The Orange County Women's Chorus - Huntington BeachSaturday, 12/3/2016
South Bay Children's Choir - Torrance - Presents:Starshine -- Holidays in HarmonySunday, 12/4/2016
The perfect family event for a beautiful holiday season! Join SBCC to sing in the holidays -- you can even save some time and order tickets online!
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:Christmas with Eric WhitacreSunday, 12/4/2016
The Los Angeles Master Chorale's Artist-in-Residence Eric Whitacre guest conducts a performance of the most sublime Christmas choral music ever composed.
Temecula Valley Master Chorale - Murrieta - Presents:Classical ChristmasSaturday, 12/3/2016
A glorious Christmas Season begins with a joint concert from Temecula Valley Master Chorale and California Chamber Orchestra. Featuring soloists from the Chorale and violinist Annelle Gregory. Come enjoy this "kind, forgiving, generous, pleasant time" through timeless music.
Los Robles Master Chorale - Oak Park - Presents:Handel’s Messiah - Los Robles Master Chorale Saturday, 12/3/2016
Los Robles Master Chorale (LRMC), among Southern California’s premier choirs and lauded for its “robust choral tapestry” (Artillery), launches the joyous holiday season with Handel’s Messiah, one of the most recognizable and popular choral works ever written, on Saturday, December 3, 2016, 4 pm, at The Church of the Epiphany in Oak Park, CA, which is noted for its remarkable acoustics.
TMU Dept. of Music - Newhall - Presents:Come ChristmasSing Concert "Silent Night"12/1/2016 - 12/3/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/3/2016)
It will be an evening of musical celebration featuring traditional holiday favorites for all ages and Christmas still-life scenes. In its 33rd year, this concert will also include Poulenc’s “Gloria”, all music being performed and directed by students and faculty of the Department of Music.
Music Guild - Beverly Hills - Presents:A Festival of Advent Lessons & CarolsSunday, 12/4/2016
A joyous beginning to the holiday season with Advent Lessons & Carols. All Saints' Choir sings music of Marlow, Ledger, Jacob Handl, Howells, Joubert, Scott, Phillips and Britten, in the candlelit ambience and glorious acoustic of All Saints' Church, Beverly Hills.
Valley Performing Arts Center - Northridge - Presents:Handel's MessiahWednesday, 12/7/2016
The Choir of Trinity Wall Street, Trinity Baroque Orchestra, Handel's Messiah
Julian Wachner, Director
“Hallelujah” delivered by New York’s premiere choral ensemble and Baroque orchestra. “Blazing with vigor,” says The London Times.
University of California, Riverside Music Department - Riverside - Presents:UCR Chamber Singers @ Calvary Presbyterian Church Sunday, 12/4/2016
Sacred music that includes: Schubert’s beloved Mass in G, such favorites as At the River, Leaning on the Everlasting Arms, Wondrous Love, How Can I Keep From Singing, and more, with arrangements by Alice Parker, Aaron Copland, Karen P. Thomas and other masters. Music by Sweelinck and Ola Gjielo round out the program.
Claire Trevor School of the Arts / Choral Music at UCI - Irvine - Presents:O Magnum MysteriumSunday, 12/4/2016
Join UCI Chamber Singers and Concert Choir for a holiday concert featuring timeless gems from the Renaissance, Baroque, and contemporary choral traditions. Centering on a cappella settings of the Christmas text O Magnum Mysterium, the concert will also feature works by Korean composer Hyowon Woo.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Vienna Boys Choir - McCallumMonday, 12/5/2016
The Vienna Boys Choir has delighted music lovers across the globe for six centuries with their purity of tone, charm, and crowd-pleasing repertoire. Christmas in Vienna showcases the voices of these child musicians in a program featuring Austrian folk songs, classical masterpieces, popular songs and, of course, holiday favorites.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Women's Choir & Men's ChorusMonday, 12/5/2016
Robert Istad & Christopher Peterson, conductors
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:The Irish Tenors ChristmasTuesday, 12/6/2016
Ronan Tynan, Anthony Kearns and Finbar Wright
The Irish Tenors, one of the most successful Irish touring acts ever, celebrate the Season with a special holiday concert of traditional carols and classic Irish ballads, accompanied by a live 30-piece orchestra.
Los Angeles Children's Chorus - Pasadena - Presents:Los Angeles Children's Chorus Winter Concerts12/4/2016 - 12/11/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 12/4/2016)
Los Angeles Children’s Chorus (LACC) – acclaimed for its agile and angelic bel canto sound – presents its popular Winter Concert, featuring sublime classical and holiday music, on two consecutive Sundays, December 4 and 11, 2016, 7 pm, at Pasadena Presbyterian Church.
Spotlights Works By Vivaldi, Britten, Handel, Holst and Others
LMU Department of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:LMU Gala Christmas Concerts12/8/2016 - 12/10/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 12/8/2016)
LMU Choruses to Perform in Gala Christmas Concerts in Sacred Heart Chapel
Joanna Medawar Nachef, Director of Choral Activities - Torrance - Presents:"Messiah Sing-Along"Friday, 12/9/2016
El Camino College Presents George Frideric Handel's "Messiah Sing-Along"
Join us for our annual community sing-along performance, with organ, orchestra, and professional soloists Erin Wood (Soprano), Darryl Taylor (Countertenor), Robert MacNeil (Tenor) and Kevin Blickfeldt (Bass). Dr. Joanna Medawar Nachef, Director and Kenner Bailey, Organist.
Bring your own score or pick one up at the door!
St Matthews Music Guild - Pacific Palisades - Presents:Annual Holiday Concert Friday, 12/9/2016
The Chamber Orchestra at St. Matthew’s with the Choir and Soloists of St. Matthew’s Parish
Peter Kent, violin
Bach: Magnificat in D Major
Bach: Violin Concerto in E Major
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
San Diego Early Music Society - La Jolla - Presents:Puer Natus: A Medieval ChristmasFriday, 12/9/2016
A gift to open your holiday season! “A Child is Born” is a presentation of festive music of Medieval Europe that will lift your heart.
Claremont Chorale - Claremont - Presents:Behold New JoySaturday, 12/10/2016
Historic Yuletide music, including, "Behold New Joy: Ancient carols of Christmas," by local composer Shawn Kirchner.
The Chorale's annual holiday program this year embraces the ancient and the modern, and includes a survey of historic Yuletide music, alongside, "Behold New Joy: Ancient carols of Christmas," a suite of carol arrangements by local composer Shawn Kirchner.
Mansfield Chamber Singers - Culver City - Presents:Mansfield Chamber SingersSaturday, 12/10/2016
Kenneth Wells, director. "Beams of Gentle Light" holiday concert including Handel anthem selections, Copland motets, Lauridsen "O Magnum Mysterium" and "O Nata Lux," Compere and Hassler "Verbum Caro Factum Est", Hoffman "Veshameru", Yon "Gesu Bambino", Baldwin "A Babe Is Born", plus seasonal favorites.
Friends of Music - Pasadena - Presents:72nd Annual Candlelight and CarolsSaturday, 12/10/2016
A Pasadena tradition for the whole family! The music ministry of Pasadena Presbyterian Church presents sacred and secular music of the Christmas season, with plenty of opportunities for audience caroling accompanied by the Friends of Music Orchestra, not one but TWO handbells choirs, and the church's magnificent pipe organ.
Santa Barbara Choral Society - Santa Barbara - Presents:The Hallelujah Project12/10/2016 - 12/11/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/10/2016)
Fast becoming one of the city’s most anticipated holiday musical events, the Hallelujah Project offers a family-friendly blend of approachable classical choral music and traditional seasonal favorites, a guest appearance by the Children’s Chorus, and a celebrity in a format designed to put young and old alike in a festive holiday mood!
Meistersingers - Huntington Beach - Presents:A Christmas Fanfare12/10/2016 - 12/17/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/10/2016)
Featuring John Rutter's Gloria, the Christmas Cantata of Daniel Pinkham, settings of O Magnum Mysterium by Gabrieli and La Rocca, Do You Hear What I Hear, and works by Esenvalds and Scheidt...
Chapman University - Orange - Presents:53rd Annual Holiday Wassail GalaSaturday, 12/10/2016
We’re throwing the merriest of holiday parties, starting with a festive and delicious winter banquet followed by a magnificent concert of holiday season favorites, held for the first time in the acclaimed Musco Center for the Arts! The program features the gifted Chapman University Singers, University Choir and Women’s Choir along with spectacular music by The Chapman Orchestra.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Deck the Hall at Cal State Fullerton!12/10/2016 - 12/11/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/10/2016)
Join conductors Robert Istad, Kimo Furumoto & Christopher Peterson as they ring in the holidays with the University Singers, Concert Choir, Titan Men's Chorus, Women's Choir and the University Symphony Orchestra. The performance features carols and holiday favorites plus familiar sing-alongs. Deck the Hall at Cal State Fullerton! is a holiday tradition you and your family will cherish!
Claremont Chorale - La Verne - Presents:Behold New Joy in La VerneSunday, 12/11/2016
Pasadena Master Chorale - Pasadena - Presents:MessiahSunday, 12/11/2016
Pasadena Master Chorale presents an intimate, light performance of a beloved Holiday ‘Heavyweight’ –
Symphony Irvine - Irvine - Presents:Symphony Irvine Holiday ConcertSunday, 12/11/2016
Just in Time for the Holidays - Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker and a Messiah Sing-Along!
This performance will also include The Nutcracker Suite by Tchaikovsky. What would the holiday season be without these two musical masterpieces?
Westminster Presbyterian Church - Pasadena - Presents:Westminster Brass Christmas ConcertSunday, 12/11/2016
Christmas Concert of sacred and secular pieces featuring The Westminster Brass Ensemble, directed by Kevin Mayse. They are joined by the Riverside City College Chamber Singers and organist Imre Szilas.
Desert Friends of Music - Palm Desert - Presents:Desert Friends of Music12/11/2016 - 4/7/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 12/11/2016)
Each year Desert Friends of Music sponsors a series of public concerts in the church’s sanctuary.
St. Francis Church Music Ministry - Palos Verdes Estates - Presents:Advent Taizé Service Tuesday, 12/13/2016
St. Francis Episcopal Church in Palos Verdes Estates will host a meditative Advent Taizé service of Healing and Wholeness that includes candlelight, periods of silence, chants and intercessory prayer with a Prayer team leader, Tuesday, December 13 at 7pm in the Chapel, followed by a reception with light refreshments in the Board Room.
San Diego Chorus - San Diego - Presents:Laughing all the Way - Holiday ShowWednesday, 12/14/2016
San Diego Chorus would love to harmonize your holiday season in the barbershop style. Please join us for festive music, yummy treats and a great silent auction.
Christ Cathedral - Garden Grove - Presents:Christmas at the CathedralFriday, 12/16/2016
The Diocesan Choir of the Diocese of Orange, The Diocesan Children's Choir, The Christ Cathedral Spanish Choir and the Christ Cathedral Choir will help usher in the blessed season of Christmas with splendid carols, both new and old. Tenor César Sánchez will be our guest artist for the evening. They will be accompanied by the arboretum's 82 rank Aeolian Skinner Organ and the Cathedral Orchestra.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:The Ten Tenors12/16/2016 - 12/17/2016 (next performance: Friday, 12/16/2016)
“Home for the Holidays” is a magical experience for the whole family that will dazzle, delight and captivate audiences. Join Australia’s rockstars of the opera as they amaze and enthrall with their unique selection of traditional and contemporary seasonal favorites.
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Noel Noel12/16/2016 - 12/18/2016 (next performance: Friday, 12/16/2016)
The San Diego Symphony celebrates the holidays in style with this delightful concert of popular music of the season featuring the San Diego Master Chorale and special guests. It’s the most wonderful time of the year!
Quire of Voyces - Santa Barbara - Presents:Quire of Voyces Mysteries of Christmas12/17/2016 - 12/18/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/17/2016)
Experience the magic of the holiday season with the sublime choral sounds of Santa Barbara’s Quire of Voyces, in concert Saturday, December 17th at 7pm and Sunday, December 18th at 3pm in the unparalleled acoustics of St. Anthony’s Chapel, Garden Street Academy. This Christmas we share lustrous selections of a capella song from Renaissance masters Byrd and Tallis to stirring works that will linge
Cathedral Productions - Orange - Presents:Christmas at Musco Center, featuring Handel’s Messiah Saturday, 12/17/2016
Bring the entire family to celebrate at this holiday spectacular, featuring the Cathedral Productions Orchestra accompanying the Southern California Children’s Chorus and adult choir. There’ll be audience sing-along carols, a cameo performance of “O Holy Night” – then, Handel’s immortal Messiah. The last three years have sold out, so purchase your tickets soon.
Palm Springs Gay Men's Chorus - Palm Springs - Presents:Hollywood Holiday – Christmas at the Movies12/17/2016 - 12/18/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/17/2016)
The holidays are drawing near and the Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus (PSGMC) is ready to put everyone in the spirit with Hollywood Holiday – Christmas at the Movies.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Holiday Sing-AlongSaturday, 12/17/2016
ABOUT THIS PERFORMANCE
Accompanied by Walt Disney Concert Hall’s huge pipe organ, a choir and a jazz combo, you’ll enjoy singing numerous popular songs of the season. A jolly good time for the entire family!
Long Beach Camerata Singers - Long Beach - Presents:"A Camerata Christmas"Saturday, 12/17/2016
Celebrate the spirit of the season with song and cheer! Rejoice as resounding brass instruments, angelic children's voices and of course, the splendid singers of Long Beach Camerata Singers bring seasonal classics and popular favorites to life. Watch for a visit from SANTA! A new Long Beach Christmas holiday tradition for the entire family!
A Cookie Reception follows the concert
Third@First Concert Series - Pasadena - Presents:Christmas Joy ConcertSaturday, 12/17/2016
Holiday music presented by choirs of all ages accompanied by handbells. pipe organ and The Modern Brass Quintet.
Presented in the church’s historic Sanctuary, fully decorated for the season, the 75-minute program will include a wide variety of choral and instrumental music.
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Family Holiday ConcertSunday, 12/18/2016
A one-hour afternoon version of our annual holiday concert spectacular, complete with all your favorite traditional Christmas music, the San Diego Master Chorale and a visit from Santa Claus!
Mansfield Chamber Singers - Santa Monica - Presents:Mansfield Chamber SingersSunday, 12/18/2016
Pacific Chorale - Costa Mesa - Presents:Tis the Season!12/18/2016 - 12/19/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 12/18/2016)
Merriment and music abound when the full Pacific Chorale brings its holiday cheer to the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall stage, joined by members of Pacific Symphony and the charming voices of the Southern California Children's Chorus for an evening of Christmas delights the whole family can enjoy.
Rubicon Theatre Company - Ventura - Presents:The Harmonix Holiday ConcertSunday, 12/18/2016
Enjoy the holidays with this one-night only concert featuring the Rubicon Harmonix and the Harmonix Juniors along with performances by Broadway stars Teri Bibb and Jennifer Leigh Warren.
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:ChanticleerMonday, 12/19/2016
Chanticleer has been known around the world for almost four decades as “an orchestra of voices” for the seamless blend of its twelve male voices ranging from countertenor to bass and its original interpretations of vocal literature, from Renaissance to jazz and gospel. The first vocal ensemble voted into the American Classical Music Hall of Fame will bring a festival holiday program to San Diego.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:A Chanticleer ChristmasTuesday, 12/20/2016
The 12 men of this "orchestra of voices" make a welcome return with their exquisite and eclectic Christmas program.
Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:White Christmas Sing-AlongFriday, 12/23/2016
ABOUT THIS PERFORMANCE
Gather your family and friends for this heartwarming holiday event, a showing of the beloved 1954 film with lyrics embedded on screen. You’ll enjoy singing along with such songs as “The Best Things Happen When You’re Dancing,” “Snow,” “Sisters” and, of course, the iconic “White Christmas.”
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:Martin Luther King Jr. ServiceSunday, 1/15/2017
Dr. Nicholle Andrews and Dr. Joseph Modica, directors
This event is free and open to the public.
Chapman University - Orange - Presents:Philharmonic Society of Orange County Presents Kronos Quartet Saturday, 1/21/2017
Part of the Eclectic Orange series sponsored by Judith and Howard Jelinek
The boundary-busting Kronos Quartet has revolutionized the string quartet world over the past 40-plus years, performing every style from classical and jazz to tango, rock and experimental. The Grammy-winning ensemble has premiered more than 800 new works and has sold more than 2.5 million recordings.
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:Beethoven's Missa Solemnis1/21/2017 - 1/22/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 1/21/2017)
Rivaling the genius of his Ninth Symphony, Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis stands as one of the top five pillars of the choral and orchestral repertoire.
Pasadena Conservatory of Music / Artes Vocales of Los Angeles - Pasadena - Presents:Transcending BordersSaturday, 1/28/2017
AVoLA's winter concert, Transcending Borders, is centered on a work by composer Mason Bates called Mass Transmission. Mass Transmission tells the true story of a distantly-separated family communicating over the earliest radio transmissions. The piece is scored for computer organ and choir.
The concert will also feature pieces by Bach, Brahms, Vierne, Kodaly, Janacek, and Parry.
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:Choral ConcertFriday, 2/10/2017
Chapman University Italian Studies Program - Orange - Presents:Music and Culture: An Italian Perspective Saturday, 2/11/2017
The many pathways of Italy’s music, art and culture come together in a single event. Appreciate the harmony that inspired Dante’s masterpieces, and explore the diverse voices of Italian music, from the Renaissance to the age-old melodies of folk songs. Featuring an array of Italian experts and performers, including acclaimed Sicilian-American folk singer Michela Musolino.
California Center for the Arts, Escondido - Escondido - Presents:The TEN TenorsSunday, 2/26/2017
Center favorites The TEN Tenors are back, celebrating their 20th Anniversary with an all new rock-opera show, The Power of TEN!
California Desert Chorale - Rancho Mirage - Presents:Friends in Song Spring FundraiserSunday, 3/5/2017
Performances for this special afternoon of music will include: chorale members, interns and special guest artists and the CDC suggests a $20 donation.
Claremont Chorale - Claremont - Presents:Brush Up Your ShakespeareSaturday, 3/11/2017
The program will include everything from madrigals to recently-composed works, and even jazz!
Words of the "Bard" have supplied more than enough inspiration for composers of choral music across the centuries. The Chorale's program will include everything from "a cappella" madrigals to recently-composed works, and even jazz!
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:ComplineSunday, 3/12/2017
Chapman University - Orange - Presents:Pacific Chorale and Pacific Symphony Mozart Requiem Saturday, 3/18/2017
Pacific Chorale and conductor John Alexander make their debut appearance in Musco Center, along with Pacific Symphony, performing works by Schubert and Poulenc and Mozart’s final masterpiece, the magnificent Requiem.
California Desert Chorale - Palm Desert - Presents:We’ve Got Ritmo3/18/2017 - 3/19/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 3/18/2017)
California Desert Chorale’s spring concert, We’ve Got Ritmo, is divided into two distinctly different halves, which compliment each other ideally. Act 1 will feature dynamic, percussive choral music of Latin America, including driving, rhythmic music of Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico by Oscar Escalada, Antonio Carlos Jobim and Ariel Ramirez.
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:Stravinsky's Les NocesSunday, 3/26/2017
Celebrating John Adams’ 70th birthday with his great opera choruses – Doctor Atomic, A Flowering Tree, The Death of Klinghoffer and The Gospel According to the Other Mary – paired with one of his very favorite works, Stravinsky’s raucous Les Noces (The Wedding).
University of Redlands School of Music - Redlands - Presents:Choral Concert 4/9Sunday, 4/9/2017
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Bach MassTuesday, 4/18/2017
Internationale Bachakademie Stuttgart
Hans-Christoph Rademann, conductor
Bach: Mass in B minor
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:Wade in the WaterSunday, 4/30/2017
Robert Shaw’s Amazing Grace, Randall Thompson’s Alleluia, Moses Hogan’s Wade in the Water and other spiritual music of renewal.
Chapman University - Orange - Presents:CoPA Music presents 43rd Annual Sholund Scholarship Concert Saturday, 5/13/2017
Chapman University’s Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music pulls out all the stops for this major concert featuring the combined forces of The Chapman Orchestra, Chapman Choirs and the winners of the annual Chapman Instrumental and Vocal Competition. Program TBA.
Claremont Chorale - Claremont - Presents:Opera ChorusesSaturday, 5/20/2017
Opera choruses from operas old and new, supported by soloists from the Repertory Opera Company.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Bartók Cycle with Dudamel & Yuja Wang: 5/26/2017 - 5/28/2017 (next performance: Friday, 5/26/2017)
Bartók Cycle with Dudamel & Yuja Wang:
Stravinsky: Requiem Canticles (c. 14 minutes)
Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 1 (c. 25 minutes)
Janácek: Glagolitic Mass (c. 38 minutes)
Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:Lux Aeterna 20th Anniversary6/17/2017 - 6/18/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 6/17/2017)
A special anniversary performance of Morten Lauridsen’s immortal Lux Aeterna with orchestra, plus iconic music from some of LA’s most influential composers, including a world premiere by the Master Chorale's newest Artist-in-Residence, Eric Whitacre.
Joanna Medawar Nachef Singers - Rolling Hills Estates - Presents:Bach's MagnificatSaturday, 12/3/2016
The Joanna Medawar Nachef Singers (JMNSingers) present a performance of Bach’s MAGNIFICAT at the Norris Theatre, Palos Verdes Performing Arts, on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 7:30 PM.
St Matthews UMC - Hacienda Heights - Presents:Handel's Messiah12/3/2016 - 12/4/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 12/3/2016)
Performance of Handel's "Messiah" including all of the Christmas portion and selections from Parts 2 and 3 ending with Worthy is the Lamb, Amen.