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The LA Phil Announces Updates to 2014/15 Season - New Artists, Concerts & More!

The LA Phil Announces Updates to 2014/15 Season - New Artists, Concerts & More!

The Los Angeles Philharmonic announces programming updates to the 2014/15 season at Walt Disney Concert Hall.

The 2014 Deck the Hall holiday concerts, just added, will include The Manhattan Transfer Christmas Show (Dec. 16), A Chanticleer Christmas (Dec. 18), Holiday Organ Spectacular (Dec. 19), Holiday Sing-Along (Dec. 20), The Klezmatics' Happy Joyous Hanukkah (Dec. 22), Arturo Sandoval and his L.A. All-Star Big Band Christmas (Dec. 23), and New Year's Eve with Pink Martini (Dec. 31).

Additional program updates include: pianist Martha Argerich replacing Piotr Anderszewski February 12, 14 and 15, 2015 performing Schumann's Piano Concerto; soprano Natalie Dessay and violinist Stéphanie-Marie Degand performingApril 10-12, 2015 in a program of Vivaldi and Handel; soprano Miah Persson performing December 19-21, 2014 on an all-Mozart program; and Illapu and Ana Tijoux joining as special guests for Gracias a la Vida: The Rebel Spirit of Violeta Parraon April 25, 2015.

COMPLETE LIST OF UPDATES FOR 2014/15 SEASON AT WALT DISNEY CONCERT HALL (signified in red):

PROGRAM UPDATE:

Saturday, October 18, 2014

10 AM (workshops) / 11 AM (performance)

Saturday, October 25, 2014

10 AM (workshops) / 11 AM (performance)

Toyota Symphonies for Youth

What Do French Fries Sound Like?

Walt Disney Concert Hall's unique and majestic organ, aptly nicknamed the "French fries," celebrates its 10th birthday with a concert that utilizes all 6,134 metal and wooden pipes.

CONCERT ADDITION:

Tuesday, December 16, 2014, at 8 PM

Deck the Hall: The Manhattan Transfer Christmas Show

Good cheer will abound with the timeless, uplifting pop-bop sounds of this beloved jazz vocal group.

CONCERT ADDITION:

Thursday, December 18, 2014, at 8 PM

Deck the Hall: A Chanticleer Christmas

Stunningly beautiful singing and an invigoratingly eclectic program make this evening a personal favorite.

ARTIST UPDATE:

Friday, December 19, 2014, at 11 AM

Saturday, December 20, 2014, at 8 PM

Sunday, December 21, 2014, at 2 PM

Los Angeles Philharmonic

Bernard Labadie, conductor

Miah Persson, soprano

Beatrice Rana, piano

All-MOZART program:

Overture to La clemenza di Tito

Arias for soprano

Piano Concerto No. 9, K. 271

Symphony No. 39, K. 543

CONCERT ADDITION:

Friday, December 19, 2014, at 8 PM

Deck the Hall: Holiday Organ Spectacular

David Higgs, organ

This holiday, be revitalized by the beauty and majesty of Walt Disney Concert Hall's magnificent organ in its 10th birthday season.

CONCERT ADDITION:

Saturday, December 20, 2014, at 11:30 AM and 2 PM

Deck the Hall: Holiday Sing-Along

Lift your voice and sing along to all your favorite holiday songs.

CONCERT ADDITION:

Monday, December 22, 2014, at 8 PM

Deck the Hall: The Klezmatics' Happy Joyous Hanukkah

The Klezmatics' unique blend of traditional klezmer with Eastern European, Latin, Celtic, Afro-Caribbean, and folk-flavored music have made them a huge success worldwide.

CONCERT ADDITION:

Tuesday, December 23, 2014, at 8 PM

Deck the Hall: Arturo Sandoval and his L.A. All-Star Big Band Christmas

Ten-time Grammy-winner Arturo Sandoval and his band celebrate with Christmas tunes in styles ranging from swinging big band and sizzling Latin rhythms to be-bop and ballads.

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