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Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Gustavo Dudamel & LA PhilSunday, 10/18/2020
Grammy-winning conductor Gustavo Dudamel masterfully leads the LA Phil in their annual Orange County visit with groundbreaking and diverse programming that demonstrates the orchestra’s artistry and vision.
The Old Globe - San Diego - Presents:Día de los Muertos (5th year!)Sunday, 11/1/2020
Realizing our commitment to making theatre matter to more people, AXIS offers free cultural programs on the Globe’s Copley Plaza led by local artists and craftspeople. 9.5 million visitors pass through Balboa Park each year. The Old Globe strives to engage this population as we transform our non-performance space into a participatory art venue, utilizing the Globe’s unique physical location as an
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Israel Philharmonic OrchestraThursday, 11/5/2020
The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra makes its first Orange County appearance in 12 years under the baton of its newly appointed Music Director Lahav Shani in his inaugural season with the revered orchestra.
City Ballet of San Diego - San Diego - Presents:Romeo and Juliet11/6/2020 - 11/8/2020 (next performance: Friday, 11/6/2020)
City Ballet of San Diego will close this exciting season with Elizabeth Wistrich’s full-length ballet of Romeo and Juliet – a lavish production of Shakespeare’s epic tale – ballet storytelling at its best. The magnificent sets and costumes evoke Renaissance Italy and Sergei Prokofiev’s lush score brings this classic love story thrillingly to life.
LACMA - Los Angeles - Presents:Jazz at LACMA11/15/2019 - 11/6/2020 (next performance: Friday, 11/6/2020)
Jazz at LACMA features the art of jazz as practiced by leading Southern California artists. Celebrating over twenty years at LACMA, the program continues to be one of the museum’s most recognizable offerings.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Danish String Quartet: Folk MusicSaturday, 11/14/2020
Musical America’s 2020 Ensemble of the Year, the Danish String Quartet showcases musical treasures from their Nordic heritage with arrangements of beloved folk music set against the backdrop of a social Scandinavian scene.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Danish String Quartet: Mozart, Shostakovich, and SchubertSunday, 11/15/2020
The Grammy-nominated Danish String Quartet makes a much anticipated return with Shostakovich’s emotionally rich String Quartet No. 10 and Schubert’s hauntingly transcendent String Quartet No. 15.
Rancho Mirage Library - Ranch Mirage - Presents:Rancho Mirage Library Music Events3/4/2020 - 11/20/2020 (next performance: Friday, 11/20/2020)
The library is host to some of the most talented musicians around.
Check their website for performers, dates and times.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Mozart’s Requiem with Orchester Wiener AkademieFriday, 11/20/2020
Conductor Martin Haselböck conducts the leading Austrian period instrument orchestra--Orchester Wiener Akademie--in Mozart’s hauntingly beautiful choral masterpiece, Requiem and his celebratory Coronation Mass.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Jeremy Denk, pianoSaturday, 11/21/2020
Winner of a MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship and the Avery Fisher Prize, Jeremy Denk performs Romantic works by Chopin and Schumann, as well as Beethoven’s final piano composition, Piano Sonata No. 32.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Irvine - Presents:Harlem 100 with Mwenso and the ShakesSunday, 11/22/2020
Hosted by jazz-funk-dance group Mwenso and the Shakes, Harlem 100 is a multi-media show that captures the sights and sounds of Harlem with tap dance, film, and music as it celebrates the legacy of icons such as Fats Waller, Duke Ellington, Langston Hughes and Billie Holiday.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Vienna Boys ChoirFriday, 11/27/2020
The angelic-voiced musicians of the Vienna Boys Choir celebrate the magic of the holiday season with a delightful program of Austrian folk songs, classical masterpieces, Christmas hymns, and holiday carols.
The Chance Theater - Anaheim - Presents:Little Women - The Broadway Musical11/27/2020 - 12/27/2020 (next performance: Friday, 11/27/2020)
From the novel that holds a special place in the heart of American literature, comes a new musical which proves this timeless story is still relevant, funny, and heartbreaking today.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Tetzlaff QuartetFriday, 12/4/2020
Praised by The New York Times for its “dramatic, energetic playing of clean intensity,” the Tetzlaff Quartet makes an Orange County return with an all-Beethoven program.
The Desert Friends of Music of St. Margaret's - Palm Desert - Presents:Desert Friends of Music 1/21/2020 - 12/6/2020 (next performance: Sunday, 12/6/2020)
Each year Desert Friends of Music sponsors a series of public concerts in the church’s sanctuary. Now in its eighteenth season
Jan Kraybill, Organ Sunday, February 23, 2020 4 PM
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Seong-Jin Cho, pianoWednesday, 12/9/2020
First prize winner at the 2015 Chopin International Competition, rising star pianist Seong-Jin Cho makes his much-anticipated return to Orange County to perform Brahms’ beloved Six Pieces for Piano and Schumann’s whimsical Humoresque.
Spotlight 29 Casino - Coachella - Presents:Spotlight Showroom12/14/2019 - 12/11/2020 (next performance: Friday, 12/11/2020)
Spotlight 29 Casino provides the premier entertainment experience in the Coachella Valley and is home to the 2,200 seat Spotlight Showroom which has featured headliners such as Bruno Mars, Mark Anthony, Pitbull, Dave Chapelle, Montgomery Gentry and more, plus a Free Tribute Concert Series where guests can see a Tribute to their favorite acts for free.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Irvine - Presents:The Holidays with Canadian BrassThursday, 12/17/2020
Celebrate the holidays with the internationally renowned, award-winning Canadian Brass performing seasonal favorites, holiday classics, and brass standards in an entertaining evening of virtuosic playing and heartwarming humor.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Leif Ove Andsnes, pianoThursday, 1/21/2021
With his commanding technique and searching interpretations, celebrated Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes performs a colorful solo program of works by Janácek, Bartók and Schumann.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Bach Collegium JapanSaturday, 1/23/2021
Led by Maestro Masaaki Suzuki, the internationally renowned Bach Collegium Japan performs an all-Bach program, including Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 and Cantata ‘Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen’ BWV 51, containing the famous “Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring."
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Moscow State Symphony OrchestraFriday, 1/29/2021
One of the oldest symphony orchestras in Russia, the Moscow State Symphony Orchestra performs Tchaikovsky’s powerful Symphony No. 6 “Pathétique,” joined by virtuoso pianist Vadym Kholodenko for Grieg’s youthful Piano Concerto in A minor.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Joshua Bell, violinWednesday, 2/10/2021
Grammy Award-winning violinist Joshua Bell returns to Orange County in a recital that will enchant audiences with his breathtaking virtuosity and captivating stage presence.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:KODO One Earth Tour: LegacySunday, 2/14/2021
After an electrifying performance in 2019, Kodo, the world’s preeminent taiko drumming group, returns to Orange County with the thunderous vibrations from their newest world tour in this heart-racing Valentine’s Day performance.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Irvine - Presents:Chinese New Year Celebration with Wu ManSunday, 2/21/2021
Usher in the Year of the Ox with the world’s premier pipa virtuoso Wu Man in a variety of musical and visual performances celebrating the Lunar New Year.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Irvine - Presents:Astor Piazzolla at 100 with Philippe Quint and Members of the Joffrey BalletTuesday, 2/23/2021
Multi-Grammy-nominated violinist Phillippe Quint and members of the world-class, Chicago-based Joffrey Ballet celebrate the centennial of tango legend Astor Piazzolla in a performance of music and dance.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Aliso Viejo - Presents:Berlin Philharmonic Piano QuartetSaturday, 2/27/2021
A chamber ensemble from the world-renowned orchestra, the Berlin Philharmonic Piano Quartet consists of three permanent members of the orchestra—Concertmaster Andreas Buschatz, violist Matthew Hunter, and cellist Knut Weber—with award-winning pianist Markus Groh.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Smetana TrioTuesday, 3/2/2021
A 2017 BBC Music Magazine Award-winner, the Smetana Trio returns to Orange County in a performance of radiant grandeur and focused precision.