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Los Angeles Master Chorale - Los Angeles - Presents:Eric Whitacre's The Sacred Veil | Los Angeles Master Chorale2/16/2019 - 2/17/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 2/16/2019)
The world premiere of "The Sacred Veil" by Eric Whitacre.
Conducted by Eric Whitacre
Pasadena Symphony - Pasadena - Presents:Tchaikovsky SpectacularSaturday, 2/16/2019
Music Director David Lockington conducts this all-Tchaikovsky Spectacular with his Symphony No. 5 and his grandiose Piano Concerto No. 1 performed by Russian American Pianist Olga Kern – a Van Cliburn winner with direct ancestral links to Tchaikovsky himself! Performances at 2pm and 8pm.
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5
Classical Crossroads - Torrance - Presents:Romantic Pairings - The Guitarist & The SopranoSaturday, 2/16/2019
on Classical Crossroads' "The Interludes" series
Fullerton Friends of Music - Fullerton - Presents:Tempesta di Mare Chamber PlayersSunday, 2/17/2019
Fullerton Friends of Music presents the Tempesta di Mare Chamber Players in a free concert.
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:UCI Jazz Small GroupsWednesday, 2/20/2019
The UCI undergraduate jazz program will presents its quarterly concert to showcase the small group student ensembles. There will be several groups under the direction of the jazz faculty. Please join us for an evening of exciting music and improvisation.
CTSA UCIrvine - Irvine - Presents:Dance Visions2/21/2019 - 2/23/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 2/21/2019)
Distinctive and exciting choreography by UCI Dance faculty and featuring undergraduate and graduate performers. Works will be staged and choreographed by Distinguished Professor Lar Lubovitch, Professors Tong Wang, S. Ama Wray, and others.
The Desert Symphony - Palm Desert - Presents:John Mueller's Winter Dance PartyThursday, 2/21/2019
Winter Dance Party is the official live re-creation of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and the Big Bopper. This the only show endorsed by the Holly, Valens and Richardson estates. Each live concert performance is high voltage entertainment featuring all the hit songs of the 50’s era: “That’ll Be The Day,” “Peggy Sue,” “La Bamba,” “Chantilly Lace,” and many more.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:Jessica Lang Dance Thursday, 2/21/2019
New York-based Jessica Lang Dance – a magnificent company of 10 dancers – will debut a repertoire rich in stunning movement, dynamic visuals and beautiful cinematic composition. A 2014 Bessie Award recipient, Lang seamlessly incorporates dramatic design elements that transform classical ballet language into artfully crafted contemporary works.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:The Loser2/22/2019 - 2/23/2019 (next performance: Friday, 2/22/2019)
Pulitzer Prize winner David Lang's acclaimed opera makes its West Coast premiere
Christ Cathedral Concerts - Garden Grove - Presents:David Ball, Organist, & Friends Plays Bach & FriendsFriday, 2/22/2019
Hear the brilliant young organist of Christ Cathedral, David Ball, in recital with our other organists of the cathedral. Organ duets and even a piece for four performers! With his maters degree from the famed Julliard School, you know it is going to be amazing!
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:International Guitar NightFriday, 2/22/2019
Each year, International Guitar Night’s founder Brian Gore invites a new cast of guitar luminaries from around the world for special concert tours of North America, highlighting the diversity of acoustic guitar. For their 19th year of touring, Brian has assembled another incredible, dynamic quartet: Guest host Luca Stricagnoli, French prodigies Antoine Boyer and Samuelito, and Turkish Cenk Erdogan
Festival Mozaic - San Luis Obispo - Presents:WinterMezzo II: Notable Encounter InsightFriday, 2/22/2019
Scott Yoo and the Festival artists take you on a one-hour tour behind Britten’s Cello Sonata and Mozart’s Piano Trio, K. 254, providing insight into the composer's life, the historical time period of the pieces, and sharing their perspectives.
Festival Mozaic - Arroyo Grande - Presents:WinterMezzo II: Notable Encounter DinnerSaturday, 2/23/2019
Join Scott Yoo and the Festival artists in a musical and culinary adventure, in the stunning hills of Varian Ranch, featuring award-winning Central Coast wines from Tablas Creek Vineyards and local, fresh cuisine by Field to Table Catering. Then hear artist perform and discuss Mendelssohn’s first piano trio.
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:KaleidoscopeSaturday, 2/23/2019
with IRENE KIM, PIANO
Kaleidoscope is a conductorless chamber orchestra dedicated to enriching lives through exhilarating concert experiences that connect diverse communities of Los Angeles. Kaleidoscope will bring over 40 musicians to the Bram Goldsmith stage for an evening of Beethoven, Prokofiev -- featuring pianist Irene Kim -- and a brilliant contemporary work by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Caroline Shaw.
Temecula Presents - Temecula - Presents:Versa-Style Dance CompanySaturday, 2/23/2019
Hip-Hop breaks color lines by creating a forum where people come together for a common passion rather than grouping themselves by race or socio-economic backgrounds. Versa-Style demonstrates freedom of expression, freedom of individuality, hard work, self-discipline, and dedication to the form.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Notte VivaceSunday, 2/24/2019
Trio Celeste, artistic directors | featuring Chamber Music | OC and its renowned Young Artist Program
Festival Mozaic - San Luis Obispo - Presents:WinterMezzo II: Chamber Music ConcertSunday, 2/24/2019
Join the Festival artists to hear all these works come together in a traditional concert setting at the United Methodist Church, a venue perfect for chamber music.
Peninsula Symphony - Redondo Beach - Presents:Big Works for Small GroupsSunday, 2/24/2019
Symphony orchestra performance with guest soloist.
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:THE OSCARS®!Sunday, 2/24/2019
Artists to be announced
About This Performance
A three-year partnership with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences culminates with the 2019 Oscar® telecast, when Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Phil perform live at the stellar event.
Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Solo Piano with Sir Andras SchiffSunday, 2/24/2019
Sir András Schiff has received critical acclaim for his recordings of works by Schubert, Schumann, Janácek, Beethoven and Bach.This performance is co-presented with Philharmonic Society of Orange County.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Sir András Schiff, pianoSunday, 2/24/2019
BACH: Capriccio “on the Departure of his Beloved Brother,” BWV 992
BARTÓK: Six Dances in Bulgarian Rhythm
BACH: Four Duets
BARTÓK: Piano Sonata
JANÁCEK: In the Mists
Athenaeum Music and Arts Library - La Jolla - Presents:Chamber Music: Thomas Mesa and Ilya YakushevMonday, 2/25/2019
Thomas Mesa, cello, performs with Ilya Yakushev, piano, at the Athenaeum.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Ailey IITuesday, 2/26/2019
Ailey II celebrates the American modern dance heritage and preserves the uniqueness of the African-American cultural experience.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Martha Graham Dance CompanyWednesday, 2/27/2019
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Susan Graham, mezzo-sopranoWednesday, 2/27/2019
Program to be announced.
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:UCI Jazz OrchestraWednesday, 2/27/2019
Please join the UCI Jazz Orchestra for an evening of the warm and exciting sounds of large-ensemble jazz music, including the classic repertoire of the big band era.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Johannes Moser & Till FellnerWednesday, 2/27/2019
Johannes Moser, cello
Till Fellner, piano
STRAVINSKY: Suite Italienne
WEBERN: Three Little Pieces
BEETHOVEN: Cello Sonata No. 4
DEBUSSY: Sonata for Cello and Piano
BEETHOVEN: Cello Sonata No. 5
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:Dudamel Conducts Mahler2/28/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Thursday, 2/28/2019)
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel conductor
About This Performance
Although Mahler did begin composing yet another symphony, his Ninth feels like a valedictory piece, filled as it is with sighing gestures and a time-stopping finale of rumination and resignation. It's hard to overstate the emotions it engenders.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Russian National OrchestraThursday, 2/28/2019
Mikhail Pletnev, music director
George Li, piano
CHOPIN: Piano Concerto No. 1
PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 6
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Takacs QuartetThursday, 2/28/2019
There’s a new sound this season for the ensemble’s return to the Center. With a name that means “weaver” in Hungarian, the ensemble, considered among the foremost performers of Bartók’s works, continues to deftly blend their trademark intensity with the lightness and humor for which they’re also noted.
Opera Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara - Presents:Eugene Onegin By Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky3/1/2019 - 3/3/2019 (next performance: Friday, 3/1/2019)
Set in the grand ballrooms and country estates of Imperial Russia, Eugene Onegin tells the tale of a young aristocrat who allows his arrogance to cost him everything. Tchaikovsky’s lush music propels Alexander Pushkin’s compelling story. Maestro Valéry Ryvkin returns to conduct and Ensemble Theatre’s Jonathan Fox directs.
Classical Crossroads - Torrance - Presents:Trio Ondine ~ flute/viola/harpFriday, 3/1/2019
on Classical Crossroads' "First Fridays at First! ~ fff" series
Redlands Symphony Orchestra - Redlands - Presents:Redlands Symphony Orchestra 3/2Saturday, 3/2/2019
Welcome the return of spring with the joyous Symphony No. 1 from Robert Schumann, the first of the great Romantic composers. Our evening begins with the rarely-performed overture for his only opera, Genoveva, praised by The New York Times as, “a tapestry of impassioned romantic melody.” The excitement continues as we showcase the talented winner of the University of Redlands’ annual concerto competition.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:The Clemency of Titus3/2/2019 - 3/24/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/2/2019)
A stunning new production of Mozart's final masterpiece.
The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts - Beverly Hills - Presents:The Old Man and the Old Moon3/2/2019 - 3/17/2019 (next performance: Saturday, 3/2/2019)
THE OLD MAN AND THE OLD MOON
A New Musical Folktale by PigPen Theatre Company
Directed by Stuart Carden & PigPen Theatre Co.
Who keeps the moon shining bright? The Old Man charged with that task embarks on an epic adventure of land, sea and sky in search of his missing wife in this swirling tale of love, accompanied by a live, indie-folk band.
The Soraya - Northridge - Presents:Martha Graham Dance CompanySaturday, 3/2/2019
The EVE Project
Janet Eilber, Artistic Director
wild Up, Christopher Rountree, Conductor
Work by Pontus Lidberg and Pam Tanowitz
Soka Performing Arts Center - Aliso Viejo - Presents:The Kingston TrioSunday, 3/3/2019
The Kingston Trio began in San Francisco in 1955 with Nick Reynolds, Bob Shane, and Dave Guard. The three founded what turned out to be one of the most influential folk and pop music groups to emerge from the 1950s. With talent and tenacity, they rose to become the undisputed kings of an acoustic musical genre that exploded onto the American scene.
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:UCI Wind EnsembleMonday, 3/4/2019
The UCI Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Kevin McKeown, performs traditional and contemporary works written specifically for the wind band genre.
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:The Joffrey Ballet3/5/2019 - 3/6/2019 (next performance: Tuesday, 3/5/2019)
Among America’s premier ballet companies, Chicago-based Joffrey Ballet returns with two spellbinding nights of cutting-edge programs featuring one of Balanchine’s earliest experimental works, two pieces by modern ballet master Nicolas Blanc, the unique cinematic vision of Swedish choreographer Alexander Ekman, contemporary ballet darling Justin Peck with a work set to a score by Philip Glass, ...
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Jessica Lang DanceTuesday, 3/5/2019
Creating and performing the work of choreographer Jessica Lang, who has “a gift for conveying emotion with exquisite simplicity” (the Washington Post), Jessica Lang Dance seeks to enrich and inspire global audiences by immersing them in the beauty of movement and music. jessicalangdance.com
UCI Music - Irvine - Presents:Noon ShowcaseWednesday, 3/6/2019
Come and enjoy an afternoon of outstanding musical performances. This Noon Showcase features talented vocalists and instrumentalists covering a wide variety of disciplines including classical, jazz, and electronic styles.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Aladdin3/6/2019 - 3/23/2019 (next performance: Wednesday, 3/6/2019)
From the producer of The Lion King, comes the timeless story of ALADDIN, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It’s an extraordinary theatrical event where one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite.