elegant musical salons & international cuisine in stately private residences
Tickets begin at $275. For reservations, please call 213 622 7001 x 3.
Mahnaz Newman, chair generously sponsored by
Ann Mulally, Mahnaz & David Newman, Ned & Dana Newman, Gene Shutler and East West Bank
Proceeds benefit the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. A portion of each ticket is tax deductible. LACO thanks the Consuls General of Finland, Australia, France, Germany and Austria for graciously hosting these events.
Experience an intimate recital of sublime solo piano works with LACO guest artistJuho Pohjonen. This Finnish pianist “boasts a dazzling keyboard technique and, even more impressively, a broad and varied textural palette that allows him to shade his performances with great subtly” (San Francisco Chronicle).
Meet this award-winning pianist, who will be featured in Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 5, “Egyptian” on September 20 & 21.
Finnish Executive Chef Sirpa Welch is looking forward to representing her country and it’s culture through cooking authentic Finnish cuisine and preparing specialty mixed drinks for the evening. Having gained an appreciation for traditional Finnish food from her mother and grandmother, Sirpa has been cooking her whole life and has been sharing her passion for food with guests at the Finnish Consulate for over 15 years.
PAUL SMADBECK: Rhythm Song STEVE REICH: Nagoya Marimbas
Selections from BARTÓK: Mikrokosmos CHICK COREA: Children’s Songs
Savor authentic fare and libations from the land down under and enjoy stimulating conversation under the stars at this chic Brentwood residence. The evening features marimba duos led by principal percussion Wade Culbreath in a riveting musical program of works by Bartók, Chick Corea and more.
Join us for this magnifique soirée led by principal second violin Josefina Vergarain an all-Baroque program featuring principals David Shostac (flute) andPatricia Mabee (harpsichord). Following the performance, sample authentic cuisine française and fine wine to conclude this fantastique evening.
$275 per person.
music crosses all barriers
Please join the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra for these premium events underscoring music’s vital role in promoting freedom, unity and hope.
In commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and the momentous events that ushered in a new era for Europe and the world, please join us for Richard Strauss’s epic Metamorphosen led by principal cello Andrew Shulman. This profound musical elegy features seven virtuosic string players who will bring a rarely performed masterpiece to life.
HAYDN: Divertimento for Corno da caccia, Violin and Cello ERNST TOCH: Divertimento for Violin and Viola HANNS EISLER: Prélude et fugue sur B.A.C.H for Violin, Viola and Cello MOZART: Oboe Quartet in F major, K. 370/368b
Celebrate with principal horn Richard Todd, who marks his 35th anniversary with the Orchestra this season. Embrace Austria’s rich musical heritage in an unparalleled program of elegant music which exemplifies the Viennese classical style and beyond. After rousing works by Haydn and Austrian 20th-century composers Ernst Toch and Hanns Eisler, the evening concludes with Mozart’s Oboe Quartet featuring principal oboe Allan Vogel.
$300 per person.
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premium à la carte event tickets at $300
germany | sat oct 25
austria | fri nov 7
à la carte event tickets at $275
finland | thu sep 18
australia | sat sep 27
france | thu oct 9
chef’s table trios at $750
Each chef’s table trio includes one ticket to three à la carte events of your choice.
For reservations, please call 213 622 7001 x 3.
Attire: typically business or cocktail attire.
Proceeds benefit LACO artistic and educational programming. Reservations are limited. $100 per ticket is not tax deductible.
Mahnaz Newman, chair Rachel Fine, executive director