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McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Frank Sinatra, Jr.2/5/2016 - 2/6/2016 (next performance: Friday, 2/5/2016)
When you think Sinatra, you think of the greatest music ever performed. People have marked milestones in their lives to songs made famous by the Chairman of the Board. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of his father, Frank Sinatra Jr. will feature songs that Sinatra sang in over 50 years of performing, many of which Sinatra Jr. witnessed firsthand.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Brian Stokes MitchellSaturday, 2/6/2016
Dubbed Broadway’s “Last Leading Man” by The New York Times, Brian Stokes Mitchell has enjoyed a rich and varied career on Broadway, television and film, in the recording studio and in concert performances.
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Ravel's BoléroSaturday, 2/6/2016
Benjamin Wallfisch, conductor
Cécilia Tsan, cello
Samson et Dalila: Bacchanale
Cello Concerto No.1
Alborada del gracioso
Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace Foundation - Yorba Linda - Presents:Nixon Library Family Concert Series12/20/2015 - 6/26/2016 (next performance: Sunday, 2/7/2016)
FREE FAMILY CONCERT SERIES
Free concerts are held Sundays, except when otherwise noted, and are open to the public.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Merle HaggardMonday, 2/8/2016
It almost goes without saying that Merle Haggard is widely regarded as one of country music's greatest living recording artists. Over the course of a remarkably prolific five-decade career, he's consistently shown himself to be an uncompromising creative force, far more concerned with pursuing his iconoclastic vision than with meeting the expectations of the music-industry establishment.
Zombie Joe - North Hollywood - Presents:Year of the Monkey2/5/2016 - 2/27/2016 (next performance: Friday, 2/5/2016)
Zombie Joe’s Underground Theatre Group proudly presents an immersive world premiere spectacular celebrating the fire, magic, love & ambition of 2016's infamous Chinese Zodiac YEAR OF THE MONKEY! FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS FEBRUARY 5th-27th, 2016
Torrance Cultural Arts Foundation - Torrance - Presents:Johnny Boyd2/5/2016 - 2/6/2016 (next performance: Friday, 2/5/2016)
Long-acclaimed as one of the most versatile vocal performers today, Boyd seamlessly blends swing, jazz, pop, country, gospel and rock, bringing back the nostalgic charisma of a bygone era, while taking risks with his arrangements that truly show confidence in his talent.
Fantasy Springs Resort Casino - Indio - Presents:Fantasy Springs Resort Casino1/15/2016 - 4/2/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 2/6/2016)
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.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Jesse CookTuesday, 2/9/2016
Are you ready to Rhumba? Considered one of the most influential figures in "nuevo flamenco" music, Jesse Cook incorporates elements of flamenco rumba, jazz and many other forms of world fusion music into his work. He is a JUNO Award-winning artist and three-time recipient of the Canadian Smooth Jazz Award for "Guitarist of the Year".
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Pasadena Roof OrchestraTuesday, 2/9/2016
The Pasadena Roof Orchestra is a world class ensemble created over 40 years ago to recreate the sound of jazz bands in the 1920s and 1930s. Their show includes famous tunes such as “Puttin on the Ritz,” “Sweet Georgia Brown,” “The Lullaby of Broadway’ as well as hot numbers from the twenties such as “Nagasaki” and “Me and Jane in a Plane.”
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Mirror Visions EnsembleTuesday, 2/9/2016
Group 1: Songs by Opera Composers
Group 2: Ossessione - a group of songs based on old Italian masterpieces, adapted by Richard Pearson Thomas
Group 3: songs from Italienisches Liederbuch, by Hugo Wolf
Group 4: “Viaggio in Italia” – songs about Italy by non-Italian composers.
Old Town Temecula Community Theater - Temecula - Presents:Temecula Presents Willie KWednesday, 2/10/2016
Old Town Temecula Community Theater welcomes Willie K, one of Hawaii's most versatile talents, to its stage Wednesday February 10, 2016 at 7:30pm.
Old Town Temecula Community Theater - Temecula - Presents:Temecula Presents QuattrosoundFriday, 2/12/2016
As the 14th Annual Latin Grammy Nominee for Best New Artist, Quattrosound is raising the bar of originality with fresh composing and arranging that "pays homage to the classics" and forges a new contemporary sound. Together they combine their love for various musical styles and cultural backgrounds to create an incredible new sound they are sharing with the world.
Wine Country Theatre - Paso Robles - Presents:Kings of Cool: A Tribute to Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin2/13/2016 - 2/14/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 2/13/2016)
Wine Country Theatre of Paso Robles presents a Tribute to Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin over Valentine’s Day weekend at the Park Ballroom in Downtown Paso Robles.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Steve LawrenceSunday, 2/14/2016
The McCallum Theatre is thrilled and honored to welcome back to our stage, the incomparable Steve Lawrence as part of the Sinatra Centennial. Steve Lawrence and Frank Sinatra were good friends. Steve and Eydie opened for Sinatra on his Diamond Jubilee Tour (celebrating his 75th birthday) in 1990–1991.
National YoungArts Foundation - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz Performance + Writers’ Readings co-directed by Bill Pierce, Michael Buckley and Ruth McKeeFriday, 2/19/2016
During YoungArts Los Angeles, the nation's most promising young artists come to Los Angeles for a week of brilliant performances, master classes and exhibitions.
Pala Casino Spa & Resort - Pala - Presents:Ronnie MilsapFriday, 2/19/2016
Country music pioneer Ronnie Milsap will bring his "Farewell Tour" to the Events Center at 8 p.m., Friday, February 19, 2016, at Pala Casino Spa & Resort. Milsap has announced that after this tour, he will retire from touring.
This show will be the last chance his San Diego fans will have to see and hear him in person.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:ZOFO, duo pianoFriday, 2/19/2016
ZOFORBIT: A Space Odyssey: A fascinating, 60 minute concert experience of continuous sound, featuring original arrangements of Gustav Holst’s THE PLANETS and other outer space-themed works by modern composers.
Center Stage Opera - Reseda - Presents:The Best of Broadway, Vol. II!2/20/2016 - 2/21/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 2/20/2016)
An all-star cast will join the Center Stage Opera Orchestra at the Performing Arts Center (on the campus of Reseda High School) for a concert of Broadway's most beloved hits.
Our wildly popular compendium of favorite tunes from Broadway shows past and present returns! From Guys and Dolls and Cabaret to Cats and Miss Saigon, there are plenty of crowd-pleasing songs in this year's line-up.
You won't want to miss this feel-good concert of the year!
Cal Poly Music Department - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble Winter ConcertSaturday, 2/20/2016
The Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble and guest artists will perform a diverse program of music and dance from the Eastern Mediterranean and larger region at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, in Harman Hall in the Performing Arts Center on campus.
Haugh Performing Arts Center - Glendora - Presents:Close to You: The Music of the CarpentersSunday, 2/21/2016
Lisa Rock and her 6-piece band perform the music of Karen Carpenter.
St James Sunday Concerts - Tarzana - Presents:Spirit of the CeltsSunday, 2/21/2016
St. James Sunday Concerts is pleased to present "Spirit of the Celts," an afternoon of Irish and Scottish music with the Ploughboys on Sunday, February 21 at 4 PM.
The program will feature Vito Gutilla on fiddle Mark Romano on accordion & guitar and Peter Romano on guitar.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Tribute to Glenn Miller and the Big Band Singers Featuring the Tex Beneke OrchestraMonday, 2/22/2016
With special guests The Four Freshmen, Gina Eckstine, Polly Podewell, Madeline Vergari, Patty Clark, Jim Snodgrass and Dick Hardwick
You won’t be able to help yourself from tapping your toes when the McCallum pays tribute to what is considered by many to be one of the greatest big bands of all time, along with the song stylists that made the world sing along.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Wynonna The Big Noise Stories and SongWednesday, 2/24/2016
Country music superstar Wynonna's career has always revolved around telling stories in song, whether performing with her mother as The Judds, or solo on her own mega-successful path. Her rich, commanding voice has produced over 30 million albums sold worldwide, countless charting singles and over 60 industry awards including five Grammy Awards®.
John Burroughs High School Vocal Music Association - Burbank - Presents:John Burroughs High School's POP SHOW 372/25/2016 - 2/28/2016 (next performance: Thursday, 2/25/2016)
The John Burroughs High School Vocal Music Association presents “Pop Show 37: Tale Me in Your Arms,” showcasing the VMA’s amazing tradition of excellence with singing, dancing, dazzling costumes and eye-catching sets from the nationally acclaimed, award-winning Powerhouse & Sound Sensations advanced competition choirs, as well as the intermediate Decibelles and Sound Waves competition choirs.
Skirball Cultural Center - Los Angeles - Presents:Bill Frisell: When You Wish upon a StarThursday, 2/25/2016
In this special program, the ever-versatile guitarist Bill Frisell enchants the audience with the sentimentality of film and television music. Experience an unforgettable performance that evokes some of the most beloved moments in screen classics.
Valley Performing Arts Center - Northridge - Presents:The Band of the Royal Marines and the Pipes, Drums, and Highland Dancers of the Scots Guards Sunday, 2/28/2016
The rousing Royal Marines join forces with the Highland Dancers of the Scots Guard for a commotion in motion of band, bagpipes and kilts.
Orange County Theatre Organ Society and FJUHSD Ed. Foundation - Fullerton - Presents:Gene Roberson plays the Mighty WurlitzerSunday, 2/28/2016
Silent film and popular music organ concert
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Gordon LightfootTuesday, 3/1/2016
After 50 active years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi-millions, it's safe to say that esteemed singer-songwriter and musician Gordon Lightfoot resides with some very exclusive company atop the list of all-time greats.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:The von TrappsWednesday, 3/2/2016
You cannot find another name as universally beloved as von Trapp. The story of the family who escaped Austria, moved to the United States, and toured the world singing for two decades has inspired generations since the film The Sound of Music was released in 1964. The history continues as the great grandchildren of the Captain and Maria von Trapp take up the family tradition anew.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Jack JonesFriday, 3/4/2016
Frank Sinatra called Jack Jones "one of the major singers of our time." Now hear the Coachella Valley’s favorite singer pay tribute to Sinatra with this all-new show. Featuring arrangements by the great Patrick Williams and a swinging big band, this will be Jack’s hottest show ever!
El Camino College - Torrance - Presents:Los Angeles Percussion QuartetFriday, 3/4/2016
The Grammy-nominated Los Angeles Percussion Quartet (LAPQ) has forged a distinct identity as a world-class contemporary chamber music ensemble that is dedicated to commissioning and presenting new works for percussion quartets.
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Bach & MahlerSaturday, 3/5/2016
Gemma New, conductor
Elissa Johnston, soprano
Overture to Orchestral Suite No. 4
Knoxville: Summer of 1915
Symphony No. 4
Haugh Performing Arts Center - Glendora - Presents:The von TrappsSunday, 3/6/2016
The great grandchildren of the Captain and Maria von Trapp take up the family tradition anew
Desert Friends of Music - Palm Desert - Presents:Broadway: St. Margaret’sMonday, 3/7/2016
Some of this and some of that.
The St. Margaret’s Choir and invited guest artists switch gears from church music to Broadway to bring you an enchanted evening that will leave you feeling younger than springtime!
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:TAO: Seventeen SamuraiWednesday, 3/9/2016
In this new production for North America, athletic bodies and contemporary costumes meet explosive Taiko drumming and innovative choreography in a show that has critics waxing lyrical about TAO’s extraordinary precision, energy, and stamina.
Old Town Temecula Community Theater - Temecula - Presents:Temecula Presents Dirty CelloFriday, 3/11/2016
Starting with a bang and never stopping, Dirty Cello features the virtuosic cello stylings of Rebecca Roudman, who takes you on a wild tour of up-tempo music featuring down home blues, Eastern-European dance music, a bit of bluegrass, and some classic rock. Having wowed audiences on numerous tours throughout the US and beyond, Dirty Cello has a unique voice that has resonated around the world.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Michael Feinstein3/12/2016 - 3/13/2016 (next performance: Saturday, 3/12/2016)
Ambassador of the American Songbook, Michael Feinstein returns to celebrate the centennial of one of the greatest voices in American music history, Frank Sinatra. Join Feinstein as he pays homage to this monumental performer, his legacy and music in this Centennial celebration.
University of Redlands - Redlands - Presents:Presidents Honor RecitalSunday, 3/13/2016
Chosen Finalists for the Presidents Honor Recital.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the School of Music at (909) 748 - 8700 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:YanniTuesday, 3/15/2016
A phenomenal composer and live performer, Yanni has brought hundreds of millions of fans and fellow world citizens together via his live concerts and more than two billion more have experienced the magic of his music through television broadcasts around the world. Yanni has been awarded more than 40 platinum and gold albums worldwide and has sold more than 25 million albums globally.
Long Beach Symphony POPS! - Long Beach - Presents:Broadway Blockbusters with Molly RingwaldSaturday, 3/19/2016
Featuring Molly Ringwald
Sean O'Loughlin, conductor
Haugh Performing Arts Center - Glendora - Presents:Igudesman and JooSaturday, 3/19/2016
And Now Mozart
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:Symphonic Jazz OrchestraSunday, 3/20/2016
The 67-member Symphonic Jazz Orchestra, conducted by Mitch Glickman, is the country’s only ensemble exclusively dedicated to blending the worlds of jazz and classical music. Now in its second decade, the SJO has performed
at leading concert halls across Southern California including UCLA’s Royce Hall, the Ford Amphitheatre, and the Carpenter Center.
The Desert Symphony - Palm Desert - Presents:Classical Mystery Tour - A Tribute to The BeatlesThursday, 3/24/2016
The Desert Symphony presents Classical Mystery Tour - A Tribute to the Beatles on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. at McCallum Theatre.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:La Santa Cecilia • BuikaSaturday, 3/26/2016
Come for: L.A.'s own La Santa Cecilia blends Pan-American rhythms from cumbia, bossa nova, and bolero with rock, ska, and R&B, bringing the block party to the concert hall.
Broadway San Diego - San Diego - Presents:Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles3/29/2016 - 4/2/2016 (next performance: Tuesday, 3/29/2016)
Rain: A Tribute to the Beatlesis a live multi-media spectacular that takes you on a musical journey through the life and times of the world’s most celebrated band. Featuring new songs, RAIN adds even more hits that you know and love from the vast anthology of Beatles classics such as “I Want To Hold Your Hand,” “Hard Day’s Night,” “Let It Be,” “Come Together” and “Hey Jude.” Family Friendly.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin3/29/2016 - 3/31/2016 (next performance: Tuesday, 3/29/2016)
Hershey Felder (George Gershwin Alone) returns to the McCallum in a brand new tour-de-force performance as “America’s Composer,” IRVING BERLIN. From the depths of anti-Semitism in Czarist Russia to New York’s Lower East Side, and ultimately all of the country and the world, Irving Berlin’s story epitomizes capturing the American Dream.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:Chris Botti Saturday, 4/2/2016
A McCallum smooth jazz favorite, acclaimed trumpeter Chris Botti returns by popular demand. Chris’ lush sound combines impeccable technique with thoughtful improvisations. “Mr. Botti has burnished an image of pensive romance, achieving stardom in the realm of adult contemporary pop.” – The New York Times
The Desert Symphony - Palm Desert - Presents:Piano Men - A Tribute to Elton John & Billy JoelThursday, 4/7/2016
One unforgettable night. What do you get when you combine Elton John and Billy Joel on one stage? A night of Grammy® award winning, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducing MAGIC! Get swept away in this dynamic, interactive concert celebrating two giants of Pop music as they perform with Your Desert Symphony!
Lobero Live - Santa Barbara - Presents:Arlo Guthrie - Alice's Restaurant 50th Anniversary TourThursday, 4/7/2016
Fifty years after the historic events that launched him to reluctant celebrity, Arlo brings The Alice’s Restaurant Massacree in its entirety back to the stage for an international tour beginning January 2015.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:2CELLOSFriday, 4/8/2016
No Yo-Yo here - this is cello music as you've never heard it before! Young cellists Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser, known as 2CELLOS, achieved global success by taking the cello to a new level and breaking the boundaries between different genres of music, from classical and film music to pop and rock.
University of Redlands - Redlands - Presents:Symphonic Band ConcertTuesday, 4/12/2016
David Scott, director
This event is free and open to the public. For more information please contact the School of Music at (909) 748 - 8700 or email@example.com
L.A. Bronze - North Hollywood - Presents:LA Bronze Handbell ConcertSunday, 4/17/2016
LA Bronze is an auditioned group of musicians creating music through the artistry of handbells in a musical, elegant style. Under the direction of Artistic Director Alex Guebert, LA Bronze presents concerts of Classical transcriptions and Original works for handbells.
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Mozart, Handel & BeethovenSaturday, 4/30/2016
Lucas Richman, conductor
Marcia Dickstein, harp
Symphony No. 32
Symphony No. 3, "Eroica"
Haugh Performing Arts Center - Glendora - Presents:Ballroom with a TwistSaturday, 5/7/2016
Celebrity pros from Dancing with the Stars, finalists from American Idol, and dancers from So You Think You can Dance
Pala Casino Spa & Resort - Pala - Presents:The Stylistics With Special Guest Lenny WilliamsSaturday, 5/21/2016
Soul and R&B vocal legends The Stylistics, with special guest Lenny Williams, will perform at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 21, in the Events Center at Pala Casino Spa & Resort. The Stylistics are one of the best-known Philadelphia soul groups of the 1970s.
L.A. Bronze - Torrance - Presents:LA Bronze Handbell ConcertSunday, 5/22/2016
Long Beach Symphony - Long Beach - Presents:Season Finale: Tchaikovsky's FourthSaturday, 6/4/2016
Eckart Preu, conductor
Natasha Paremski, piano
Hungarian Dance No. 5
Piano Concerto No. 1
Symphony No. 4
Kemp Finanacial - Fullerton - Presents:Orange Empire ChorusThursday, 8/25/2016
The melodious merry-makers of the Orange Empire Chorus have entertained audiences all over southern California since the chorus was formed in 1957. This performance combines old standards, contemporary tunes and comedy songs all sung in the four-part barbershop style.
The Muckenthaler Cultural Center - Fullerton - Presents:Ukulele Festival Sunday, 10/9/2016
Celebrate the mighty ukulele with exceptional local bands and jam sessions all afternoon. Enjoy food, refreshments, and specialty vendors. Past performers have included the amazing Janet Klein and Her Parlor Boys, Ian Whitcomb, Loa Greyson (Tini Grey from Season 7 of The Voice), 80bug, and more!
Performing Arts LIVE - Southern California - Presents:Happy Thanksgiving from Performing Arts LIVEThursday, 11/24/2016
Sing songs of merriment, sing songs of joy, sing in high spirits and good faith too... but don't you forget to sing a song of thankfulness,for Thanksgiving is all about being grateful for one's blessings, so one can be blessed once more, anew!