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The historic Ford Theatres presents a summer season of music, dance, theatre, film and family events in its 1,200-seat outdoor Amphitheatre. Picnicking is encouraged! Food and beverages are available for purchase onsite. Check online for detail on performances, ticket prices, dates and times.
West Coast’s premier smooth jazz event features the newest and best in smooth jazz. Jazz fans from around the country flock to Avalon for this event year after year. Over 30 top recording artists are scheduled to perform at the festival, which always takes place in October. Tickets start at $40 October 10 – 13 October 17 – 20
Daniel Corral, Alexander Gedeon, and the Now Hear Ensemble present Concerto for Having Fun with Elvis on Stage
On October 18, 2019, composer Daniel Corral, director/performer Alexander Gedeon, and the Now Hear Ensemble will premiere part 1 of Concerto for Having Fun with Elvis on Stage (CHFES) at Automata in Los Angeles. CHFES combines live music and theatrical performance to reframe the cultural significance of the “worst album in rock and roll history.” “Having Fun with Elvis on Stage” is a 1973 album collaged entirely from Elvis speaking on stage between songs at live concerts – no music. AllMusic’s Mark Deming declared “hearing it is like witnessing…
Come and enjoy dance, music, song, food, arts/crafts vendors, information/community resources and cultural traditions of the Urban American Indian community of Southern California.
The program will feature scenes from all of the company’s touring operas and the professional singers of the Guild Opera performing some the greatest arias and ensembles from the opera literature.
A native of Monterey, Mexico, Sonia De Los Santos has been hailed by Billboard as “one of the Latin Children’s music artists you should know.” This debut concert reflects her experiences growing up in Mexico and moving to another country, learning about other cultures, and, in the process, feeling closer to her own heritage. Check website for time and tickets
Melissa Etheridge Walt Disney Concert Hall SAT NOV 16, 8:00PM Artist Melissa Etheridge About This Performance One of the most celebrated singer-songwriters of her generation, Melissa Etheridge has over the course of her three-decade career evolved gracefully from rough-hewn folk-rocker to balladeer to first-tier blues singer. This special concert draws material from throughout her catalog – including the forthcoming The Medicine Show – and celebrates a career spent living out loud. Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.
The Cinematic Orchestra Walt Disney Concert Hall SAT NOV 23, 8:00PM Artist The Cinematic Orchestra Patrick Watson, special guest About This Performance Returning after a 12-year recording hiatus, The Cinematic Orchestra celebrate the release of their new album To Believe with a very special concert at Walt Disney Concert Hall. Over the last decade, the groundbreaking British group have been continuously celebrated for their unique sonic language, which combines jazz and transcendental orchestration with elegant electronics to tell cohesive and…
TSFY: The Rite of Spring Walt Disney Concert Hall SAT DEC 7, 11:00AM SAT DEC 14, 11:00AM About This Performance Stravinsky’s revolutionary vision of primitive Russia caused a riot in its Paris premiere and changed music forever with its emphasis on the pulse-pounding power of rhythm. Dancers will help illuminate this extraordinary composition. This concert is recommended for children ages 5 to 11. Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.
CeCe Winans Walt Disney Concert Hall MON DEC 23, 8:00PM Artist CeCe Winans About This Performance One of the best-selling and most-awarded female gospel artists of all time, CeCe Winans is known throughout the world as an icon in modern music history. Having sold over 5 million albums, she has been awarded a staggering 12 Grammys®, 20 Dove Awards, and seven Stellar Awards, as well as multiple NAACP Image Awards, Soul Train Awards, Essence Awards, and more. Marking her Walt…