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Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace Foundation - Yorba Linda - Presents:Nixon Library Family Concert Series8/13/2017 - 12/31/2017 (next performance: Sunday, 10/22/2017)
FREE FAMILY CONCERT SERIES
Free concerts are held Sundays, except when otherwise noted, and are open to the public.
St. Francis Church Music Ministry - Palos Verdes Estates - Presents:Taizé Service of Healing and WholenessTuesday, 10/24/2017
St. Francis Episcopal Church, 2200 Via Rosa, Palos Verdes Estates, will host a meditative, multi-faith Taizé Service of Healing and Wholeness that includes candlelight, periods of silence, chants and intercessory prayer with a Prayer Team leader, Tuesday, October 24th at 7:00 pm in the Chapel, followed by a reception with light refreshments.
Pierre Leloup - Los Angeles - Presents:Trio Voronezh Thursday, 10/26/2017
The internationally acclaimed ensemble produces incredibly exciting sounds and compelling arrangements of classics across a variety of musical styles, all played upon Russian folk instruments. Trio Voronezh’s astonishing virtuosity and delightful artistic innovation give the trio the ability to alter the way audiences experience classical, folk and contemporary repertoire.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:An Evening with Jack JonesSaturday, 10/28/2017
A two-time Grammy Award winner, Jack Jones is a true “Singers’ Singer” and luminary in the music industry.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Symphonic WindsSunday, 10/22/2017
The Symphonic Winds, conducted by Dustin Barr, performs the best of the standard wind band repertory, with an emphasis on American composers and significant newer works.
Athenaeum Music and Arts Library - La Jolla - Presents:Athenaeum Mini-ConcertMonday, 10/23/2017
Javida and Naoko will be performing Spanish Flamenco for this mini-concert
Javid and Naoko is a New Flamenco duo comprised of husband and wife guitar virtuosos Javid & Naoko. They perform original guitar compositions instilled with the intense energy of the heart and the fiery passion of the soul. The duo has released five modern flamenco albums to date.
Ojai Pops Orchestra - Ojai - Presents:Ojai Pops Orchestra ConcertSunday, 10/22/2017
Ojai Pops Orchestra presents a free concert on Sunday, October 22nd at 3:30pm at the beautiful Libbey Bowl! Please join us as we perform popular music from film soundtracks and artists of the 20th and 21st century! Admission is free, but donations welcome and needed.
So. Cal. Brass Constorium - Long Beach - Presents:Southern California Brass ConsortiumSunday, 12/3/2017
Home for the Holidays! Southern California Brass Consortium under the direction of Hector Salazar presents its 4th Annual Holiday Concert!
Grand Park - Los Angeles - Presents:Downtown Día de los Muertos: Altars + Art10/28/2017 - 11/5/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 10/28/2017)
Spanning four city blocks, GRAND PARK’S DOWNTOWN DÍA DE LOS MUERTOS ALTARS + ART EXHIBITION connects, tells, and reshapes the stories and traditions of Angeleno life.
Over nine days, 50+ community altars and commissioned works of art curated in partnership with Self Help Graphics & Art and Lore Productions will be displayed across the park.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Dia De Los Muertos LiveSaturday, 10/28/2017
Featuring La Santa Cecilia, Mexrrissey, and Mariachi Flor de Toloache
For the first time ever, these three exciting Mexican artists are coming together to celebrate Dia de los Muertos by showcasing the diverse sounds of modern Mexico. Los Angeles-based La Santa Cecilia’s unique sound blends Latin rhythms with rock and world music, earning them a Grammy for Best Latin Rock Album.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:West Side Story11/24/2017 - 11/26/2017 (next performance: Friday, 11/24/2017)
Winner of an astounding ten Academy Awards®, West Side Story (1961) is the Oscar® record holder for a movie musical. You can now experience this tremendous achievement on the big screen while the LA Phil plays Leonard Bernstein’s magnificent music live. Unforgettable!
Los Angeles Philharmonic
David Newman, conductor
Fantasy Springs Resort Casino - Indio - Presents:Fantasy Springs Resort Casino9/2/2017 - 12/22/2017 (next performance: Friday, 10/27/2017)
Located in the beautiful Palm Springs area, Fantasy Springs Resort Casino offers all you need for a fun-filled getaway or complete destination vacation. Whether your fantasy includes luxurious hotel rooms, exciting Vegas-style gambling options, fabulous dining, world-class entertainment, golf or poolside lounging, you’ll find it all here.
Grand Park - Los Angeles - Presents:Downtown Día de los Muertos: Noche de OfrendaSaturday, 10/28/2017
The night of offering evokes memories of the past and passed, while Angelenos connect with traditions across borders and states. Noche de Ofrenda opens the week-long exhibition of Altars + Art in Grand Park.
Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:MaunaluaWednesday, 11/1/2017
Formed in 1993, Maunalua (Bobby Moderow, Jr., Kahi Kaonohi, and Richard Gideon) released their first self-titled album in 2000, and promptly won the Na Hoku Hanohano Award (the Hawaiian Grammy®) for “Hawaiian Album of the Year” and most recently in 2016 for “Group of the Year!”
Rancho Mirage Library - Ranch Mirage - Presents:Rancho Mirage Library Music Events10/11/2017 - 12/20/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 11/1/2017)
The library is host to some of the most talented musicians around.
Check their website for performers, dates and times.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Dia de los Muertos Tour: La Santa Cecilia and Mexrrissey, Mariachi Flor de ToloacheFriday, 11/3/2017
Three of today’s hottest alt-Latino groups come together for the first time, showcasing the exciting and diverse sounds of Mexican music.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Popular Music Strings EnsembleFriday, 11/3/2017
Robbie Anderson leads the Popular Music Strings ensemble in an evening showcase.
The Santa Clarita Valley Concert Band - Newhall - Presents:"A Night at the Movies"Saturday, 11/4/2017
The Santa Clarita Valley Concert Band will present "A Night at the Movies" on Saturday November 4th. Please join us at The Canyon Theatre Guild at 7:00PM.
Santa Cecelia Arts and Learning Center - Los Angeles - Presents:Teddy Bear Concert Series11/4/2017 - 4/14/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 11/4/2017)
Our Teddy Bear Concerts are a huge success with every seat taken. Once again, this year we added more concerts to make sure all of the young people in our audience have a chance to see and hear our musicians and their instruments and have added the brass instruments. We have scheduled three Teddy Bear Concerts for your family to meet our orchestra family.
Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:Sherry Williams "Swings Temecula" With The All Star Big BandSunday, 11/5/2017
We celebrate the 13th annual concert featuring Sherry Williams with the All Star Big Band. Sherry has performed over 100 Big Band songs and arrangements in the past 12 seasons at Temecula’s Theater.
Muckenthaler Cultural Center - Fullerton - Presents:Day of The Dead FestivalSunday, 11/5/2017
The Muckenthaler celebrates this special Mexican holiday with an afternoon filled with arts and crafts, altars, art workshops, food vendors and live music! The historical roots of this holiday date back to the pre-Hispanic cultures of Meso-America of the indigenous people, especially the Nahua (Aztecs, Mayans, and Toltecs) and others native to Mexico.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Concert Jazz Orchestra: Star Wars NightMonday, 11/6/2017
The Concert Jazz Orchestra performs music from John Williams' Star Wars film scores, arranged by Thornton students and alumni for big band.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Yo-Yo Ma and Kathryn StottThursday, 11/9/2017
Recognized for his artistic mastery and inspirational career, cellist Yo-Yo Ma returns to the McCallum Theatre for a captivating recital with long-time collaborator Kathryn Stott, one of Britain’s most versatile and imaginative pianists.
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Kathryn Stott, piano
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:The Knights with Avi Avital, mandolin & Kinan Azmeh, clarinetThursday, 11/9/2017
The trailblazing Israeli mandolin virtuoso Avi Avital and soulful Syrian clarinetist/composer Kinan Azmeh team up with The Knights, “one of Brooklyn’s sterling cultural products” (The New Yorker), for a performance that is “nothing short of electric” (The New York Times).
Pomona College Department of Music - Claremont - Presents:Pomona College Band - Graydon Beeks, conductor 11/10/2017 - 11/12/2017 (next performance: Friday, 11/10/2017)
The Pomona College Band, Graydon Beeks, conductor offers a program of works by Bennett, Grainger, Jacob, Nixon and others, in two free concerts.
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:A Salute to Heroes: A Veterans Day ConcertSaturday, 11/11/2017
Eckart Preu, conductor
Fanfare for the Common Man
Adagio for Strings, op. 11
Armed Forces Salute
Symphony No. 2, G minor, Song of a New Race
Within Her Arms
Grand Canyon Suite
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:War of the WorldsSunday, 11/12/2017
War of the Worlds
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Sunday, November 12th , 2pm
LA Phil New Music Group
Christopher Rountree, conductor
Yuval Sharon, director
David Rona - Long Beach - Presents:Ultimate Guitar CruiseSunday, 11/12/2017
Ultimate Guitar Cruise is a guitar workshop at sea hosting classical guitar, flamenco, Harp guitar, micro tonal concerts, clinics, master classes, luthiers, wellness and more aboard the Emerald Princess cruise line from Long Beach, CA to Cabo San Lucas Mexico with Artists David Tanenbaum, Adam Holzman, Muriel Anderson, Adam Del Monte and John Schneider.
Bakersfield Community Concert Association - Bakersfield - Presents:Hank and My Honky Tonk Heroes Sunday, 11/12/2017
Hank and My Honky Tonk Heroes is a nostalgic look at Hank Williams and his influence on country music performed by Obie Award-winning singer/actor Jason Petty who brings Hank's music back to life paying tribute to artists such as Jimmie Rodgers, Roy Acuff, Ernest Tubb and The Carter Family.
A must-see for all country music fans! Join the Bakersfield Community Concert Association.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:University Wind SymphonyFriday, 11/17/2017
Poway OnStage - Poway - Presents:Love Letters from VietnamSaturday, 11/18/2017
Singer, songwriter and author Alex Woodard brings the latest in storytelling-through-song concert series “For the Sender” to Poway OnStage this fall.
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Duke, Ella, and All that JazzSaturday, 11/18/2017
An evening of swing from the legendary 1930s Harlem jazz clubs featuring greatest hits by Duke Ellington, Cab Calloway, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Ethel Waters and more!
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Noon to MidnightSaturday, 11/18/2017
Noon to Midnight
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Saturday, November 18th, 12PM
LA Phil New Music Group
Christopher Rountree, conductor
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Latin Pop ShowcaseMonday, 11/27/2017
Popular Music students showcase their skills in a variety of exciting Latin musical styles.
Irvine Barclay Theatre and Kerry Records - Irvine - Presents:An Irish ChristmasMonday, 11/27/2017
A perfect family event!
University of Redlands - Redlands - Presents:Feast of Lights12/1/2017 - 12/4/2017 (next performance: Friday, 12/1/2017)
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.
City of Palm Springs - Palm Springs - Presents:25th annual Festival of Lights ParadeSaturday, 12/2/2017
The Palm Springs Festival of Lights Parade is held the first Saturday in December and is a much-loved holiday tradition in downtown Palm Springs! Over the past 25 years, the parade has featured a host of marching bands, performing groups, and of course Santa and Mrs. Claus!
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Symphonic WindsSunday, 12/3/2017
Conducted by Dustin Barr
El Camino Real - Alfred Reed
Yosemite Autumn - Mark Camphouse
Symphonic Songs for Band - Robert Russell Bennett
Catalyst - John Frantzen
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Keyboard Conversations with Jeffery SiegelMonday, 12/4/2017
Keys to the Classics
Hear Haydn's joyful, sprightly Sonata in D, Mozart's brooding, contemplative Rondo in A Minor and witty little Gigue, and Beethoven's ever popular, tempestuous Pathatique Sonata, one of his most personal compositions.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:University BandWednesday, 12/6/2017
Valley Performing Arts Center - Northridge - Presents:A Michael Feinstein Holiday CelebrationFriday, 12/8/2017
'Tis the season as we welcome back five-time Grammy nominee Michael Feinstein to perform holiday classics from his album, A Michael Feinstein Christmas.
This consummate entertainer’s list of venues includes VPAC along with The White House, Buckingham Palace, and Carnegie Hall.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Deck the Hall at Cal State Fullerton!12/9/2017 - 12/10/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 12/9/2017)
The Edye at The Broad Stage - Santa Monica - Presents:Red Hen Press: Poetry Through VoiceSunday, 12/10/2017
A Musical Showcase of Renowned Artists Hila Plitmann and Eric Whitacre Paired with Performance Poetry
An evening of unforgettable music and literature featuring GRAMMY® award-winning soprano Hila Plitmann and GRAMMY® award–winning composer/conductor Eric Whitacre, along with California Poet Laurate Dana Gioia, and poets Elise Paschen and Douglas Manuel.
RCC Music Department - Riverside - Presents:RCC Percussion EnsembleMonday, 12/11/2017
Riverside City College Percussion Ensemble
Steven Schmidt, director
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:The Blind Boys of Alabama Holiday ShowSaturday, 12/16/2017
In a roof-raising music event, six-time Grammy Award-winners The Blind Boys of Alabama will perform hidden gospel gems along with holiday standards and original songs
City of Brea - Brea - Presents:Christmas with The Alley Cats12/16/2017 - 12/17/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 12/16/2017)
Side-splitting laughs, unbelievable a cappella energy and the incomparable style of 1950s and 60s Doo Wop in a live show reminiscent of The Rat Pack. America’s Premier Doo-Wop Group arrives just in time for the holidays!
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Hawaiian Holiday Concert with Ho'okenaSaturday, 12/16/2017
Ho‘okena is a mainstay on the island music scene, and is synonymous with high quality Hawaiian music. Members Horace K. Dudoit III, Chris Kamaka, and Glen H.K. Smith have won numerous Na Hoku Hanohano awards for excellence in recording, composing, and creating Hawaiian contemporary music, which also earned them two Grammy nominations. With Hoku winners Ben Vegas and Maila Gibson.
Muckenthaler Cultural Center - Fullerton - Presents:Holiday FestivalSunday, 12/17/2017
The Muckenthaler’s annual Holiday Festival features various activities, including live stage performances and an arts and crafts fair. Plus, delicious food vendors and exclusive craft beer selections! The family-friendly event also provides free art workshops for kids, a children’s play area, and a special appearance by Santa Claus.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Holiday Organ SpectacularTuesday, 12/19/2017
Celebrate the season with the king of instruments! Enjoy a magnitude of musical splendors with a world-class organist and members of Pacific Symphony performing a delightful mix of sacred and holiday music. Favorite Christmas carols share the bill with traditional organ works that highlight the $3.1 million William J. Gillespie Concert Organ.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Jane Lynch - See Jane SingFriday, 1/12/2018
It's an evening of musical comedy, with more than a dash of wit.
Philharmonic Society - Orange - Presents:Circa Ensemble: Il RitornoTuesday, 1/23/2018
CIRCA ENSEMBLE: IL RITORNO
Natalie Murray Beale, musical director
Kate Howden, mezzo-soprano
Robert Murray, tenor
Musco Center for the Arts
Created by Yaron Lifschitz with Quincy Grant and the Circa Ensemble
MONTEVERDI: Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in Patria (scenes)
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Keyboard Conversations with Jeffery SiegelMonday, 1/29/2018
Stunning pianistic elaborations on popular melodies! Beethoven's God Save the King, Mendelssohn's Serious Variations, and the 17 year old Chopin’s Variations on a famous tune from Mozart's Don Giovanni.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Time for ThreeWednesday, 1/31/2018
This groundbreaking, category-shattering trio transcends traditional classification, mixing elements of pop, rock, and classical forms. With an infectious energy, virtuosity, and showmanship, Time for Three performs everything from Bach to Brahms to ingenious mash-ups of hits by the Beatles, Kanye West, Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake, and more.
ArtPower at UC San Diego - La Jolla - Presents:Roland AuzetWednesday, 1/31/2018
The car as object will live through sound. It is not mute but its language is secret. It is the secret of all secrets. It contains all the worlds. It is our history it is.
Part of San Diego Symphony’s It’s About Time festival.
The ASCAP Foundation and the Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:Stephen Schwartz and FriendsFriday, 2/9/2018
Stephen Schwartz, the Tony, Oscar and GRAMMY Award-winning composer/lyricist, returns to The Wallis for an evening of conversation and music with composers, lyricists and artists he has inspired and mentored.
Philharmonic Society - Laguna Beach - Presents:The American SpiritSunday, 2/11/2018
Part of the 2018 Laguna Beach Music Festival
Festival Artistic Director
Nicholas Phan, tenor
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Cameron Carpenter featuring the International Touring OrganMonday, 2/12/2018
A superstar organist with tremendous technical prowess and a flamboyant persona to match, Cameron Carpenter has a rare gift for connecting with his audience.
La Mirada Theatre - La Mirada - Presents:Fly Me To The Moon: A Swingin' Rat pack ValentineWednesday, 2/14/2018
The perfect Valentine’s “date night” special! You won’t be Strangers in the Night when The Rat Pack’s romantic melodies are given the swingin’ treatment of the sensational trio “3 Men and a Baby... Grand!” With their smooth harmonies, each singer brings star power -- from Broadway shows to symphonic stages - with snazzy arrangements cooked up by the musical director for Liza Minnelli.
Guide Dogs of the Desert - Rancho Mirage - Presents: "Through the Eyes of Love" Dinner & Concert featuring Lorna LuftWednesday, 2/14/2018
A dinner and intimate Valentine's Day Concert featuring Lorna Luft, to benefit Guide Dogs of the Desert.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Keyboard Conversations with Jeffery SiegelMonday, 2/26/2018
The Golden Age of the Piano
Great hits from yesteryear! Beloved, ever popular musical gems of Rachmaninoff, Liszt, Debussy, Grieg, and others. Melodic masterpieces from 1880s to 1920s that remain great concert favorites.
ArtPower - San Diego - Presents:New Breed Brass BandWednesday, 2/28/2018
New Breed Brass Band live and breathe the culture of New Orleans, infusing funk, rock, jazz, and hip-hop into a custom-made enhancement of second-line brass-band tradition.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Jack @ 80: Jack Jones' 80th Birthday Saturday, 3/3/2018
Join the party as we celebrate the desert’s most famous octogenarian! Jack @80 is still going strong and promises a show reflecting his long and illustrious career. Jack Jones is one of the greatest singers of all time. A true Singers’ Singer and luminary. A double Grammy winner, Jack performs around the globe to sold-out audiences in venues ranging from Jazz clubs to the London Palladium.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Jarrod SpectorWednesday, 3/7/2018
Sponsored by Ellen and Doug Weitman
Tony Nominee Jarrod Spector has graced the Broadway stage for six years as Frankie Valli in Jersey Boys and for three years as Barry Mann in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, but the journey began years before.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Wu Man and the Huayin Shadow Puppet BandThursday, 3/8/2018
“Watching the musicians let fly on lutes, fiddles and gongs, as the singers roared through lively ballads recounting folk tales and myths, you were swept up by their energy and charisma.” The New York Times
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:MozArt GroupMonday, 3/12/2018
A string quartet that makes you laugh? It’s true! The four gentlemen of MozArt Group do the impossible, combining classical music and comedy into a unique experience for young and old. Surprising and funny, the MozART Group is an ingenious fountain of noble craziness. Not always serious, but always hilarious. Without a doubt – unique!
Kathryn Stott, piano