Sunday, September 18, 2016

4:30  Los Angeles Recorder Orchestra:  Concerto.  This concert will feature a rare concerto for trombone from the classical period with soloist David Howells. He will be playing the Concerto For Trombone And Orchestra by Austrian composer Johann Georg Albrechtsberger. Albrechtsberger was noted as a theorist and included Johann Hummel and Beethoven among his pupils. In addition, three other pieces by Albrechtsberger will be played, Mr Tambourine Man by Bob Dylan and Three Poems by Steve Marshall. St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 1231 East Chapman Ave, Fullerton, CA 92831, www.saintandrewsfullerton.com .  Free concert.  Donations appreciated.  For further information, www.larohome.org or call Thomas Axworthy (Music Director) 562-773-2265.  Repeats next Sunday, September 25.

 

Sunday, September 25, 2016

4:00  Los Angeles Recorder Orchestra:  Concerto.  LARO will provide a repeat performance of their concert of September 18 featuring a rare concerto for trombone from the classical period with soloist David Howells. He will be playing the Concerto For Trombone And Orchestra by Austrian composer Johann Georg Albrechtsberger. Albrechtsberger was noted as a theorist and included Johann Hummel and Beethoven among his pupils. In addition, three other pieces by Albrechtsberger will be played, Mr Tambourine Man by Bob Dylan and Three Poems by Steve Marshall.  St Bedes Episcopal Church. 3590 Grand View Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90066 www.stbedesla.org.  For further information, visit www.larohome.org or call Thomas Axworthy (Music Director) 562-773-2265. Free concert.  Donations appreciated.

 

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

2:00  Recorder Players West.  RPW will start its fall session this Wednesday and will continue weekly until 7 December.  Two classes are offered:  Class A for intermediate players, Class B for advanced players.  Tuition is $180 for one class and $280 for both classes.  Inga Funck, a professional recorder player, will instruct the classes.  Classes are held at St. Bedes Episcopal Church, 3590 Grand View Blvd., West Los Angeles.  For registration and further information, contact Suellen Eslinger at 310-542-0817 or email her at suellenesl@verizon.net.  A limited number of scholarships are available.

 

OCTOBER, 2016

 

Sunday, October 2, 2016

3:00  Tesserae:  Annual Fundraiser.  We will present a miniature version of our season, accompanied by some tasty refreshments and even tastier beverages! Tickets are $100 per person.  All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent provided by law. RSVP to tesseraemusic@gmail.com to receive the address to this private venue.

4:30  Long Beach Camerata Singers:  The Music Of Downton Abbey. British choral music in the late 19th and 20th centuries is considered some of the most dynamic in musical history. The flowering of the choral art in England during this period was funded by aristocratic families such as the characters of Downton Abbey. Travel back in time to experience the music that would have served as the real life soundtrack of the Earl of Grantham. Beverly ONeill/Center Theater, Long Beach Convention Center, 300 East Ocean Blvd., Long Beach  Tickets $40 with $3.00 service fee. For further information and tickets, go to www.longbeachcameratasingers.org.

 

Monday, October 3, 2016

7:30  Music in Familiar Spaces: The Bach Reader with cellist Steuart Pincombe.   Movements from Bachs cello suites will be interlaced with letters and stories from Bachs life. This unique concert will bring listeners into the world of J.S. Bach.  Cellist Stuart Pincombe and his wife Michelle left professional careers in Europe for a chance to live in a 1959 19-foot travel trailer on a yearlong journey around North America. Their mission: to bring the highest level of historically informed cello performance into the familiar spaces of cafes, breweries, restaurants, and homes.  Venue:  The Last Bookstore, 453 S Spring St , Los Angeles.  Free event, donations welcome.  For further information, go to http://www.musicinfamiliarspaces.com.

 

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

4:15  Claremont Graduate University:  Faculty Concert, The Kozeluch Project.  Featuring Complete keyboard Sonatas III: Sonatas XXX-XXIII.  Claremont School of Theology, Kresge Chapel,  1325 North College Ave., Claremont. Free. For further information, call 909-607-3289, Debbie Flores Molina.

 

Friday, October 7, 2016

8:00  Thornton Baroque Sinfonia:  In stile moderno. Directed by Rotem Gilbert. Virtuosic Italian seventeenth-century music by Claudio Monteverdi, Luzzasco Luzzaschi, Barbara Strozzi, Luca Marenzio and Dario Castello. Featuring Leah Kohn in a fiery Vivaldi bassoon concerto.  Newman Recital Hall, USC. Free.

 

Saturday, October 8, 2016

7:00  Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra:  Vienna Splendor.  Martin Haselboeck director.    Andrea Carrol soprano (from the Vienna State Opera).  Joseph Haydn: Symphony Nr. 6 Le Matin, W. A. Mozart: Famous Arias from Figaro, Don Giovanni, and The Magic Flute. Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in Bb-Major.  Beverly ONeill/Center Theater, 300 E Ocean Blvd., Long Beach.  General, $50/$40; students $15.  For further information, go to www.musicaangelica.org. Repeats Sunday.

 

Sunday, October 9, 2016.

3:00 Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra:  Vienna Splendor.  Martin Haselboeck director.The program of Saturday, October 8 will be repeated featuring Andrea Carrol soprano (from the Vienna State Opera).  Joseph Haydn: Symphony Nr. 6 Le Matin, W. A. Mozart: Famous Arias from Figaro, Don Giovanni, and The Magic Flute. Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in Bb-Major.  Zipper Concert Hall, Colburn School, 200 South Grand Ave, Los Angeles. Parking at the Walt Disney Concert Hall, 111 South Grand Ave., Los Angeles. $50/$40//students $15.  For further information, go to www.musicaangelica.org.

 

Saturday, October 15, 2016

8:00 Jouyssance: The Greatest Hits of 1525.  Thomas TallisJosquin des Prez.  Cristobal de Morales. Heinrich Isaac.  Claudin de Sermisy. Jacob Arcadelt. These are only some of the composers who dominated musical life in the early 16th century. Join Jouyssance as we explore the early and middle Renaissance, and present early (and beloved) examples of such great genres as madrigals, chansons and Lieder. Lutheran Church of the Master, 10931 Santa Monica Blvd., West Los Angeles.  Tickets $25 General, $20 Seniors and SCEMS members, $15 Students.   Available at the door or in advance at www.brownpapertickets.com.  For further information and links, please go to www.jouyssance.org.  Repeats Sunday.

 

Sunday, October 16, 2016

4:00 Jouyssance: The Greatest Hits of 1525.  Jouyssance will repeat Saturdays performance of composers who dominated musical life in the early 16th Century including Claudin de Sermisy. Jacob Arcadelt. Join Jouyssance as we explore the early and middle Renaissance, and present early (and beloved) examples of such great genres as madrigals, chansons and Lieder. Church of the Angels, 1100 Avenue 64, Pasadena.  Tickets $25 General, $20 Seniors and SCEMS members, $15 Students.   Available at the door or in advance at www.brownpapertickets.com.  For further information and links, please go to www.jouyssance.org.