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Broadway In Hollywood - Los Angeles - Presents:Escape to Margaritaville2/18/2020 - 3/8/2020 (next performance: Tuesday, 2/18/2020)
Welcome to Margaritaville, where people come to get away from it all—and stay to find something they never expected. With a book by Emmy Award® winner Greg Garcia (“My Name is Earl,” “Raising Hope”) and Emmy Award® nominee Mike O’Malley (“Survivors Remorse,” “Shameless”)
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:Yuja WangTuesday, 2/18/2020
Walt Disney Concert Hall
TUE FEB 18, 8:00PM
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:UCI Jazz Small GroupsWednesday, 2/19/2020
UCI undergraduate jazz program presents its quarterly concert
Chapman University College of Performing Arts - Orange - Presents:Guest Artist Recital: Daniel Belcher, baritoneThursday, 2/20/2020
with Paul Floyd, piano
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:Ives 1 & Dvorák 7 with Dudamel2/20/2020 - 2/21/2020 (next performance: Thursday, 2/20/2020)
Dudamel launches his unexpected pairing of composers who drew on vernacular music.
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:Dance Visions 20202/20/2020 - 2/22/2020 (next performance: Thursday, 2/20/2020)
with the UCI Symphony Orchestra
Molly Lynch and Tong Wang, Artistic Directors
Dr. Stephen Tucker, conductor
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Yuja Wang, pianoThursday, 2/20/2020
Musical America’s Artist of the Year (2017), Yuja Wang has proven her place among the world’s leading musicians. She establishes an exceptional presence onstage, performing with emotional depth that draws you “into the world of each composer with compelling immediacy” (Financial Times).
Chapman University College of Performing Arts - Orange - Presents:9 to 5 The Musical 2/20/2020 - 2/22/2020 (next performance: Thursday, 2/20/2020)
Book by Patricia Resnick
Music and Lyrics by Dolly Parton
Directed by Sarah Ripper
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television - Los Angeles - Presents:Troilus and Cressida2/21/2020 - 2/28/2020 (next performance: Friday, 2/21/2020)
A dark, satirical take on the tensions between armed conflict, love and honor
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Payare Conducts Beethoven & Shostakovich2/21/2020 - 2/23/2020 (next performance: Friday, 2/21/2020)
Dmitri Shostakovich’s cinematic retelling of the ill-fated Russian Revolution of 1905 offers hope to “the people who have stopped believing because the cup of evil has run over.” Filled with student protest songs, this became one of his most popular pieces since the Leningrad Symphony of World War II.
Hollywood Pantages Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:The Simon and Garfunkel Story2/21/2020 - 2/23/2020 (next performance: Friday, 2/21/2020)
THE SIMON & GARFUNKEL STORY is an immersive concert-style theater show that chronicles the amazing journey shared by the folk-rock duo, Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel. It tells the story from their humble beginnings as Tom & Jerry to their incredible success as one of the best-selling music groups of the ‘60s to their dramatic split in 1970. It culminates with the famous “The Concert in Central Park
Festival Mozaic - Nipomo - Presents:Notable Encounter Insight: Bach Cello SuitesFriday, 2/21/2020
Cellist Jonah Kim takes you on a tour behind Bach's suites for solo cello, masterpieces that are staples of the cello repertoire. Generally considered to be some of the most profound music in existence, each suite begins with a prelude followed by five Baroque dance movements. Jonah will discuss his take on learning and performing these pieces as well as the historical and musical context in which
State Street Ballet - Temecula - Presents:The Jungle Book BalletSaturday, 2/22/2020
State Street Ballet is a vibrant, innovative, professional ballet company based in Santa Barbara, California. Founded in 1994 by former American Ballet Theatre dancer Rodney Gustafson, the company combines the discipline and timeless elegance of classical ballet technique with updated, cutting-edge choreography, producing original works that satisfy today's diverse audiences.
Festival Mozaic - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Notable Encounter Dinner: Bach and BalletSaturday, 2/22/2020
Enjoy a gourmet farm-to-table three course meal, complete with Central Coast wines, at the beautifully restored Monday Club in San Luis Obispo. Then join dancers from the SLO Movement Arts Center and cellist Jonah Kim for a unique music and dance collaborative insight into J. S. Bach's suites for solo cello. Presented in partnership with the SLO Movement Arts Center.
LA Opera - Los Angeles - Presents:Roberto Devereux2/22/2020 - 3/14/2020 (next performance: Saturday, 2/22/2020)
It's good to be the queen...most of the time.
California Chamber Orchestra - Murrieta - Presents:Schubert + SongSaturday, 2/22/2020
Franz Schubert’s Symphony No. 1 plus Samuel Barber’s evocative Knoxville: Summer of 1915 featuring soprano Tasha Koontz.
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:Ives 2 and Dvorák 8 w. Dudamel2/22/2020 - 2/23/2020 (next performance: Saturday, 2/22/2020)
Dudamel lays out the greatness of these masters of music of the people.
Festival Mozaic - San Luis Obispo - Presents:Bach and BalletSunday, 2/23/2020
Cellist Jonah Kim is joined by professional dancers from the SLO Movement Arts Center for a collaborative performance of three of J. S. Bach's famous suites for solo cello.
McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts - Palm Desert - Presents:The Doo Wop ProjectWednesday, 2/26/2020
The Doo Wop Project begins at the beginning, tracing the evolution of Doo Wop from the classic sound of five guys singing tight harmonies on a street corner to the biggest hits on the radio today.
Department of Music - Santa Barbara - Presents:UCSB Chamber PlayersWednesday, 2/26/2020
The UCSB Music Department invites you to attend a special performance by the UCSB Chamber Players!
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:UCI Jazz OrchestraWednesday, 2/26/2020
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.
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:Hélène GrimaudWednesday, 2/26/2020
Walt Disney Concert Hall
WED FEB 26, 8:00PM
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:Ives 3 and Dvorák 9 with DudamelThursday, 2/27/2020
Dudamel shows us two musical views of America through this unexpected pairing.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Hadelich Plays Paganini2/27/2020 - 2/29/2020 (next performance: Thursday, 2/27/2020)
Where piano fans look to Rachmaninoff for keyboard virtuosity, violinists turn to Paganini. An outrageously gifted musician, he was also an accomplished composer writing hundreds of pieces including six violin concertos. Sparks will fly as violinist Augustin Hadelich takes the stage. Following is Rachmaninoff’s expressive and quintessentially Russian Symphony No. 3.
Colburn School - Los Angeles - Presents:Rush Hour - Feelin’ JazzedThursday, 2/27/2020
Skip the traffic and join us for an evening of music and mingling. Intimate, enlightening performances by students from across the Colburn School are followed by refreshments and a chance to meet the artists.
This concert features students from the award-winning jazz program in the Community School of the Performing Arts.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:One Night Of QueenFriday, 2/28/2020
One Night of Queen, performed by Gary Mullen & The Works
La Jolla Booking Agency - Temecula - Presents:Elton: The Early YearsFriday, 2/28/2020
More than just a tribute show, Elton: The Early Years is a pitch-perfect look at the life of a musical legend. Kenny Metcalf stars as Elton in this showcase, which has appeared on the AXS show, The World’s Greatest Tribute Bands.
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:Ives 4 and Dvorák 9 w. Dudamel2/28/2020 - 2/29/2020 (next performance: Friday, 2/28/2020)
Dudamel’s inspired look at two composers who viewed America in their own ways reaches its climax.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Irvine - Presents:Chaplin's Smile: A Musical Tribute to Charlie ChaplinFriday, 2/28/2020
An unmistakable and endearing character in his bowler hat and mustache, Charlie Chaplin composed almost all of the music in his films. Along with film clips, Chaplin's love songs, arranged for piano and violin, will be juxtaposed with those great composers he was influenced by, including Debussy, Stravinsky, Brahms, and Gershwin.
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Sibelius & Rachmaninoff2/28/2020 - 2/29/2020 (next performance: Friday, 2/28/2020)
Revel in the majestic scope of Jean Sibelius’ only concerto and Sergei Rachmaninoff’s most personal — and most nostalgically Russian — symphony written while he was in exile in Switzerland and America.
Chapman University College of Performing Arts - Orange - Presents:Dance Masters at ChapmanFriday, 2/28/2020
Julianne O'Brien, director
La Jolla Music Society - La Jolla - Presents:Helene Grimaud, pianoFriday, 2/28/2020
Touring her most recent album, Memory, Hélène Grimaud performs a unique program of miniatures by Chopin, Debussy, Satie, and Silvestrov, which in the pianist’s own words, “conjure atmospheres of fragile reflection, a mirage of what was—or what could have been.” The program concludes with Schumann’s Kreisleriana, Op. 16.
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television - Los Angeles - Presents:Lydia2/28/2020 - 3/7/2020 (next performance: Friday, 2/28/2020)
The Flores family of El Paso, Texas picks up the pieces of their lives after a terrible car accident and attempts to live out the American Dream.
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Peter and the WolfSaturday, 2/29/2020
Join Peter and his brave animal friends on an adventure to outsmart the Big Bad Wolf! The Magic Circle Mime Co. and the colorful characters of the orchestra bring this timeless symphonic fairytale to life!
Colburn School - Santa Monica - Presents:Colburn Orchestra - Peter Oundjian, ConductorSaturday, 2/29/2020
Peter Oundjian, Conductor
Edouard Beyens, Percussion
KODÁLY Dances of Galánta
SÉJOURNÉ Concerto for Marimba and Strings
DVORÁK Symphony No. 6
The marimba takes center stage for a rare moment in an energetic concerto, followed by Dvorák’s pastoral sixth symphony.
Segerstrom Center for the Arts - Costa Mesa - Presents:Vienna Piano TrioSaturday, 2/29/2020
Enjoy an evening of piano trios by Haydn, Ravel and Mendelssohn, as this celebrated ensemble makes its long-awaited return to the Chamber Music Series.
Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic - Palm Desert - Presents:Los Angeles PhilharmonicSunday, 3/1/2020
The Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic proudly presents the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Conducted by Gustavo Dudamel on March 1, 2020 at 5 PM at the McCALLUM Theater in Palm Desert.
Fullerton Friends of Music - Fullerton - Presents:Duo TurgeonSunday, 3/1/2020
Fullerton Friends of Music presents Duo Turgeon (two pianos four hands) in a free concert.
UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, Dept. of Ethnomusicology - Los Angeles - Presents:UCLA Jazz Combos ConcertMonday, 3/2/2020
UCLA student Jazz Combos, directed by world-class jazz artists, explore composition and improvisation, with special guests the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz Performance Ensemble at UCLA.
The Music Guild - Brentwood - Presents:The Music Guild presents the Piano Trio CelesteMonday, 3/2/2020
Beethoven: Piano Trio in E Flat Major, Op. 1, No.1
Mendelssohn: Piano Trio in D Minor, Op. 49
Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio in A Minor, Op. 50
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:UCI Wind EnsembleMonday, 3/2/2020
The UCI Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Kevin McKeown, performs traditional and contemporary works written specifically for the wind band genre.
La Jolla Music Society - San Diego - Presents:Academy of St Martin in the Fields with Joshua Bell, violinMonday, 3/2/2020
Renowned for its distinctive, polished, and refined sound, the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, under the leadership of virtuosic violinist Joshua Bell, performs a program of beloved works from the orchestral canon.
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:Intimate Ives and DvorákTuesday, 3/3/2020
Intimate Ives and Dvorák
Walt Disney Concert Hall
TUE MAR 3, 8:00PM
The Music Guild - Long Beach - Presents:The Music Guild presents the Piano Trio CelesteTuesday, 3/3/2020
Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles - Presents:Man of God3/3/2020 - 4/12/2020 (next performance: Tuesday, 3/3/2020)
During a mission trip to Thailand, four girls discover that their pastor has hidden a camera in their hotel bathroom.
UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, Dept. of Ethnomusicology - Los Angeles - Presents:UCLA Big Band ConcertTuesday, 3/3/2020
UCLA student big bands directed by world-class jazz artists will be performing well-known jazz standards as well as compositions by the faculty directors and the students.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:Joshua Bell & Academy of St Martin in the FieldsTuesday, 3/3/2020
Led by music director and celebrated violinist Joshua Bell, the Academy of St Martin in the Fields is internationally acclaimed for its distinctive and polished sound. Together, they bring this refined quality to Paganini’s impressively demanding and intricate Violin Concerto No. 1 and Beethoven’s revered Fifth Symphony.
Piano Spheres - Los Angeles - Presents:Thomas Kotcheff, Songs of InsurrectionTuesday, 3/3/2020
Thomas Kotcheff performs Frederic Rzewski's Songs of Insurrection (2016), a concert length, tour-de-force solo piano work which draws on protest songs from around the world.
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:Noon Showcase ConcertWednesday, 3/4/2020
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.
The Music Guild - Valley Village - Presents:The Music Guild presents the Piano Trio CelesteWednesday, 3/4/2020
Department of Music - Santa Barbara - Presents:UCSB Wind EnsembleThursday, 3/5/2020
Join us for a night of performances by the UCSB Wind Ensemble!
Colburn School - Los Angeles - Presents:Colburn Chamber Music Society - Jim Walker, Flute Mingjia Liu, Oboe Richard Beene, BassoonThursday, 3/5/2020
Jim Walker, Flute
Mingjia Liu, Oboe
Richard Beene, Bassoon
Colburn’s talented faculty artists put their incredible chamber music skills on display as they team up for a program of varied works.
LA Philharmonic - Los Angeles - Presents:Power to the People! Herbie HancockThursday, 3/5/2020
Power to the People! Herbie Hancock
Walt Disney Concert Hall
THUR MAR 5,8:00PM
La Jolla Music Society - La Jolla - Presents:Pablo Sainz Villegas Americano TrioFriday, 3/6/2020
Known as the "Soul of the Spanish Guitar" Pablo Sainz Villegas is this generations greatest guitarist.
Broadway at the Gardens - Rancho Cucamonga - Presents:Sister Act3/6/2020 - 3/15/2020 (next performance: Friday, 3/6/2020)
A feel-good musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film filled with powerful gospel music, outrageous dancing, and a truly moving story!
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television - Los Angeles - Presents:The Rover3/6/2020 - 3/14/2020 (next performance: Friday, 3/6/2020)
Fun-loving English cavaliers frolic in faraway Naples during their exile from home.
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:UCI Symphony OrchestraFriday, 3/6/2020
The UCI Symphony Orchestra is one of the premier large performance ensembles at UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts.
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:UCI Symphony Orchestra - Winter 2020Friday, 3/6/2020
Dr. Stephen Tucker, conductor
Spend the evening with the UCI Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Maestro Tucker, for an exploration of music by composers from around the world.
Chapman University College of Performing Arts - Orange - Presents:The Chapman Orchestra in Concert with guest vocalist Daniel EmmetFriday, 3/6/2020
Daniel Alfred Wachs, music director and conductor
San Diego Symphony - San Diego - Presents:Hail Britannia: Walton, Britten & Elgar3/7/2020 - 3/8/2020 (next performance: Saturday, 3/7/2020)
Britannia rules the stage in our tribute to three great English composers of the 20th century. Hold your head high during the noble sound of William Walton’s Crown Imperial, the unofficial theme song of the British royal family.
Philharmonic Society of Orange County - Costa Mesa - Presents:High School Orchestra FestivalSaturday, 3/7/2020
Showcasing the incredible talent of the next generation of musicians, this festival presents youth orchestras from all over Orange County as they perform in a world-class concert hall.
Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Irvine - Presents:Jerzy Kosmala, violaSaturday, 3/7/2020
2019-20 Faculty Artist Series
Internationally acclaimed violist Jerzy Kosmala joins the 2019-20 Faculty Artist Series for the Department of Music at UCI.