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Opera San Luis Obispo - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Madama Butterfly10/14/2017 - 10/15/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 10/14/2017)
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini. A Citywide Arts Collaboration Grand Opera production featuring Central Coast Children's Choir, Civic Ballet San Luis Obispo, Deyo Dances, Opera San Luis Obispo, and Studio @-Ryan's American Dance.
Redlands Symphony - Redlands - Presents:Paris, New York, & Jazz!Saturday, 10/14/2017
The Redlands Symphony opens its season with an evening of inspiring music. From Ravel’s French-accented blues (featuring François Dumont) to African-American icon William Grant Still’s riveting depiction of “triumph over sorrows through fervent prayer,” this music will uplift your soul.
Famous Players Orchestra - Burbank - Presents:Silent Films with Live Orchestra!Saturday, 10/14/2017
Famous Players Orchestra is a Los Angeles based ensemble exclusively dedicated to performing the original historic film music used by movie theater orchestras during the silent film era.
“This is the most unique movie-going experience in Los Angeles” – LAist
Camerata Pacifica - Ventura - Presents:Vine, Kraft, Golijov, Mendelssohn & Bruce 10/15Sunday, 10/15/2017
Vine | Inner World
Kraft | Encounters V, for Cello & Percussion, "In the Morning of the Winter Sea"
Golijov | Mariel
Mendelssohn | Songs Without Words for Oboe & Harp (Op. 85, No. 1 Op. 102, No. 2 Op. 38, No. 3 Op. 102, No. 4)
Bruce | The Consolation of Rain
Nicholas Daniel, oboe Ani Aznavoorian, cello Bridget Kibbey, harp Svet Stoyanov, percussion
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:Harlem Quartet: Game ChangersSunday, 10/15/2017
Harlem Quartet—comprised of violinists Ilmar Gavilan and Melissa White, violist Jaime Amador and cellist Felix Umansky—returns to the Bram Goldsmith Theater after an extraordinary debut in 2016. The Quartet’s 2017 program explores game-changing works from the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries—including a work by Ilmar Gavilan’s father, Guido Gavilan.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Ko-Eun Yi, PianoSunday, 10/15/2017
“Fantasy worlds of shimmering sounds and colors...flawless and dazzling."
Yi will play her program The Glory, featuring Massiaen’s Twenty Ways of Looking at the Infant Jesus and Liszt’s Poetic and Religious Harmonies.
RCC Music Department - Riverside - Presents:RCC Wind Ensemble with the Roosevelt High School Wind EnsembleSunday, 10/15/2017
Kevin A. Mayse, Riverside City College Wind Ensemble conductor.
Jim Johnson, Roosevelt High School Wind Ensemble director.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Paderewski Lecture-RecitalSunday, 10/15/2017
Polish composer and pedagogue Marcel Chyrzynski presents a lecture about his creative process, followed by a performance of his works by the dynamic Cracow Duo.
UCLA Center for 17th-& 18th-Century Studies - Los Angeles - Presents:Chamber Music at the Clark: Lincoln TrioSunday, 10/15/2017
Desirée Ruhstrat, violin
David Cunliffe, cello
Marta Aznavoorian, piano
Rebecca Clarke (1886–1979)
Trio for violin, cello & piano
Frank Martin (1890–1974)
Trio on Popular Irish Folk Tunes
Stacy Garrop (1969– )
Silver Dagger (written for the Lincoln Trio)
Johannes Brahms (1883–1897)
Piano Trio No. 2 in C major, Op. 87
Chris Isaacson Presents - Los Angeles - Presents:Thelma Houston — My Motown Memories & More!Sunday, 10/15/2017
Grammy Award-winning Motown legend Thelma Houston, best known for her #1 international pop hit “Don't Leave Me This Way,” brings her show "My Motown Memories & More!" to the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center.
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:1001 Symphonic TalesSunday, 10/15/2017
Every story is better with music! Come dive into the wonder of Rimsky-Korsakov’s adventure-filled masterpiece Scheherazade and discover how a composer can conjure exotic worlds using just a few magical musical seeds.
San Diego Early Music Society - La Jolla - Presents:Diabolus in Musica: CantoresSunday, 10/15/2017
Diabolus in Musica sings music composed for the chapel of the Popes, when the Papacy ruled from Avignon, France in the 1400s
The Murder Mystery Company in Los Angeles - Los Angeles - Presents:Midnight at the MasqueradeSunday, 10/15/2017
The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Los Angeles and surrounding areas throughout California. Join us for a night of intrigue, deception, and delicious food in this comedic thriller!
Jewish Music Commission of LA - Encino - Presents:A Daniel Pearl Concert for World Peace with VIKLARBO Chamber EnsembleSunday, 10/15/2017
The Jewish Music Commission of Los Angeles and Valley Beth Shalom present
A Daniel Pearl Concert for World Peace
with VIKLARBO Chamber Ensemble
All proceeds to the Daniel Pearl Foundation.
Palomar Chapter of the American Guild of Organists - Escondido - Presents:German Music Festival and DinnerSunday, 10/15/2017
The Palomar Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, a non-profit educational organization, presents its 10th Annual Organ Scholarship Fundraiser Concert and Dinner.
This year's theme will be German music and food.
Come and enjoy an afternoon of beautiful organ and choral music followed by a German inspired dinner of Wiener Schnitzel and all the trimmings!
Philharmonic Society - Costa Mesa - Presents:Chicago Symphony OrchestraMonday, 10/16/2017
CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Riccardo Muti, Zell Music Director
Stephen Williamson, clarinet
SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 8, “Unfinished”
MOZART: Clarinet Concerto
SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 2
RCC Music Department - Riverside - Presents:RCC Jazz Ensemble, Lab Jazz Ensemble and Evening Jazz EnsembleMonday, 10/16/2017
Riverside City College Jazz Ensemble, Lab Jazz Ensemble and Evening Jazz Ensemble.
Charlie Richard, Kevin A. Mayse, James Rocillo and Brian Mantz, directors.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz Duos: Voice & GuitarMonday, 10/16/2017
Students from the USC Thornton Vocal Jazz and Studio/Jazz Guitar departments present a showcase of duo performances featuring singers and guitarists.
Camerata Pacifica - San Marino - Presents:Vine, Kraft, Golijov, Mendelssohn & Bruce 10/17Tuesday, 10/17/2017
UCSB Arts & Lectures - Santa Barbara - Presents:ODC/Dance "boulders and bones"Tuesday, 10/17/2017
San Francisco’s acclaimed modern dance group ODC/Dance presents its mesmerizing multimedia performance boulders and bones in Santa Barbara before making its headlining appearance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Next Wave Festival.
Santa Barbara Premiere
LA Phil - Los Angeles - Presents:CDMX: New Music from MexicoTuesday, 10/17/2017
CDMX: New Music from Mexico
Walt Disney Concert Hall
October 17th, 8PM
LA Phil New Music Group
Carlos Miguel Prieto, conductor
CSUN Department of Music - Northridge - Presents:CSUN Wind Ensemble's Fall Festival Band ConcertTuesday, 10/17/2017
CSUN Department of Music presents a
Fall Festival Band Concert
with the CSUN Wind Ensemble
Dr. Lawrence Stoffel, conductor
and featuring guests:
Glendale High School Concert Band (Amy Rangel, director)
Royal High School Wind Ensemble (Lisa Pate, director)
International City Theatre - Long Beach - Presents:Home by Samm-Art Williams10/18/2017 - 11/5/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 10/18/2017)
Produced to great acclaim by the Negro Ensemble Company, Samm-Art Williams’ brilliantly inventive, lyrically expressive play deals joyfully with the coming of age of a young black man from rural North Carolina. Tony and Drama Desk Award nominations for Best Play.
University of Redlands - Redlands - Presents:Studio Big Band ConcertWednesday, 10/18/2017
Dr. David Scott
This event is free and open to the public.
North Coast Rep - Solana Beach - Presents:John Steinbeck’s Of Mice And Men10/18/2017 - 11/12/2017 (next performance: Wednesday, 10/18/2017)
Directed by Richard Baird
October 18 – November 12, 2017
Chapman University - Orange - Presents:Cabaret10/19/2017 - 10/21/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 10/19/2017)
Cabaret takes place in the midst of Germany’s post-World War I economic depression, as it transitions from the underground, avant-garde cultural epicenter to the beginnings of Hitler’s totalitarian regime and rise of the Nazi Party.
Camerata Pacifica - Los Angeles - Presents:Vine, Kraft, Golijov, Mendelssohn & Bruce 10/19Thursday, 10/19/2017
West Coast Jewish Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:New York Water10/19/2017 - 12/17/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 10/19/2017)
A couple leaves New York for the Midwest, then Hollywood, in search of happiness.
USC Thornton School of Music - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz Night featuring ALAJEThursday, 10/19/2017
ALAJE, the USC Thornton Afro-Latin American Jazz Ensemble led by Aaron Serfaty, headlines this ongoing series featuring USC Thornton student jazz ensembles.
Irvine Barclay Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Too Marvelous for Words: A Celebration of Nat King ColeThursday, 10/19/2017
Actor and singer Keith David takes us on a swingin’ journey into the life and music of Nat “King” Cole.
CLU Theatre Arts Department - Thousand Oaks - Presents:Theatre Arts Student Black Box10/19/2017 - 10/22/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 10/19/2017)
Devised Works/Student Dance Concert
Students create a program of original performance pieces based around a single theme. The pieces may be plays, spoken word, or visually oriented performances. Included are student choreographed dance pieces selected for the American College Dance Festival in January.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra - Palm Desert - Presents:Chicago Symphony OrchestraThursday, 10/19/2017
Thursday, October 19th when Riccardo Muti conducts the and features Stephen Williamson. On program: Schubert, Symphony No. 8, Mozart, Clarinet Concerto and Schumann, Symphony No. 2.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Mozart & Rachmaninoff10/19/2017 - 10/21/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 10/19/2017)
Hailed by The Independent as a “big pianist with a calmly commanding presence,” Garrick Ohlsson joins Pacific Symphony with Mozart’s Ninth Piano Concerto — a work that legendary pianist Alfred Brendel has referenced as “one of the greatest wonders of the world.” Also featured on the program is the West Coast premiere of André Previn's new work for orchestra along with Rachmaninoff’s formidable ...
Festival Mozaic - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Festival Mozaic WinterMezzo Notable Encounter Insight Friday, 10/20/2017
Pianist Anna Polonsky and Violinist and Music Director Scott Yoo take you on a one-hour tour behind the music, giving you insights into the composer's history and sharing their perspectives on the works with artistry and humor.
The Second City Studio Theater - Los Angeles - Presents:Los Angeles Diversity in Comedy Festival10/20/2017 - 10/22/2017 (next performance: Friday, 10/20/2017)
The goal of this festival is to offer a platform for celebrating the unique points of view that come from diverse talent in Los Angeles and beyond. This festival will offer performers of diverse backgrounds an opportunity to explore issues of diversity across race, gender, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity through performances, panels, and workshops.
Chapman University - Orange - Presents:Opera Chapman presents: A Weekend in the Country10/20/2017 - 10/22/2017 (next performance: Friday, 10/20/2017)
A celebration of the richly entertaining and distinctive world of Stephen Sondheim, this program follows the romantic liaisons of several couples as they navigate the complexities of the human condition.
Company of Angels - Los Angeles - Presents:This Land10/20/2017 - 11/13/2017 (next performance: Friday, 10/20/2017)
Company of Angels, Los Angeles’ Oldest Professional Theater, Debuts:
'This Land' by Mexican-American Playwright Evangeline Ordaz
A deep, painful, joyful story about one extended California family with roots in different parts of the world, who make their home on the same plot of Southern California land over 150 years.
Bach Collegium San Diego - San Diego - Presents:Acis and Galatea 10/20Friday, 10/20/2017
Join Bach Collegium San Diego for the first concert of our 15th Anniversary Season. We are a Baroque orchestra and chorus that performs 'historically-informed' works of Bach and his contemporaries.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Pavel Haas QuartetFriday, 10/20/2017
This renowned Czech ensemble has been called “the world’s most exciting string quartet”.