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The Pacific Symphony's 2014-15 Café Ludwig Chamber Series Opens With BEETHOVEN, DEBUSSY AND MENDELSSOHN, 11/2The Pacific Symphony's 2014-15 Café Ludwig Chamber Series Opens With BEETHOVEN, DEBUSSY AND MENDELSSOHN, 11/2
October 20, 2014

Discover the evolving genius and unique musical voices of “Beethoven, Debussy and Mendelssohn” during the first concert of Pacific Symphony's 2014-15 Café Ludwig chamber series, which this season expl... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Presents MICHAEL ANDREW SINGS SINATRA, 11/6-8The Pacific Symphony Presents MICHAEL ANDREW SINGS SINATRA, 11/6-8
October 17, 2014

Standards made wildly popular by the great male nightclub singers of the 1950s—Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Bobby Darin and others—electrify the concert hall for the opening of Pacific... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Celebrated Music Director Carl St.Clair's 25th AnniversaryThe Pacific Symphony Celebrated Music Director Carl St.Clair's 25th Anniversary
September 30, 2014

More than 300 guests dressed in elegant cocktail attire gathered at The Westin South Coast Plaza for Pacific Symphony's Opening Night party on Thursday, Sept. 25, eager to celebrate Music Director Car... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Presents CATHEDRALS OF SOUND, 10/23-25The Pacific Symphony Presents CATHEDRALS OF SOUND, 10/23-25
September 29, 2014

—“Cathedrals of Sound,” the first Music Unwound concert of Pacific Symphony's season, offers an evening of inspiration, awe and ambience, bathed in waves of sound and reminiscent of the unique spiritu... (more...)


Pacific Chorale Sets 2014-15 SeasonPacific Chorale Sets 2014-15 Season
May 30, 2014

Pacific Chorale, the resident choir of Segerstrom Center for the Arts (SCFTA), has announced its 47th season under the banner “A Season of Exploration.” Six concerts are offered in a vari... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Presents OC CAN YOU PLAY WITH US?, 5/12-13The Pacific Symphony Presents OC CAN YOU PLAY WITH US?, 5/12-13
April 29, 2014

“OC Can You Play with Us?” is a unique endeavor to expose amateur musicians and community members to professional music education and performance. This year's repertoire is the fourth and fifth moveme... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra's Season Finale to Feature the 2013-14 Concerto Competition Winners, 5/11Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra's Season Finale to Feature the 2013-14 Concerto Competition Winners, 5/11
April 21, 2014

Proudly celebrating the dedication, artistry and extraordinary talent of its young musicians, Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra (PSYO) presents the 2013-14 Concerto Competition winners in its season fi... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble Presents Its Season Finale, 5/11The Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble Presents Its Season Finale, 5/11
April 15, 2014

Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble's season finale celebrates musical learning with programming that makes connections between classical and contemporary composers. The concert begins with two wind ... (more...)


Naxos to Release Recording of Richard Danielpour's TOWARD A SEASON OF PEACE Performed by the Pacific Symphony, 3/25Naxos to Release Recording of Richard Danielpour's TOWARD A SEASON OF PEACE Performed by the Pacific Symphony, 3/25
March 10, 2014

Pacific Symphony's newest recording of a three-part oratorio crafted by one of the most sought-after composers of his generation, Richard Danielpour, is set to be released by Naxos on March 25. Writte... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra Performs Spring Concert TodayPacific Symphony Youth Orchestra Performs Spring Concert Today
March 01, 2014

Two captivating displays of youthful musicality take place this month as Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra (PSYO) and Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble (PSYWE) perform an impressive range of music f... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Receives $2 Million Gift from  James Emmi and His Wife in Support for Orchestral Operations and EndowmentPacific Symphony Receives $2 Million Gift from James Emmi and His Wife in Support for Orchestral Operations and Endowment
February 26, 2014

Pacific Symphony recently received a generous gift of $2 million from long-time board member James Emmi and his wife, Catherine, providing continued support for orchestral operations and endowment. Th... (more...)


The Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra and Youth Wind Ensemble to Perform in Individual Spring Concerts, 3/1 and 3/9The Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra and Youth Wind Ensemble to Perform in Individual Spring Concerts, 3/1 and 3/9
February 13, 2014

Two captivating displays of youthful musicality take place next month as Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra (PSYO) and Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble (PSYWE) perform an impressive range of music f... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Presents VALENTINES DAY WITH MATTHEW MORRISON, Now thru 2/15Pacific Symphony Presents VALENTINES DAY WITH MATTHEW MORRISON, Now thru 2/15
February 13, 2014

Television celebrity and Broadway sensation Matthew Morrison joins Pacific Symphony Pops for a Valentine's Day spectacular of romantic show tunes and jazz standards. Best known for his popular role as... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Presents the COMMUNITY ENSEMBLES FESTIVAL TodayPacific Symphony Presents the COMMUNITY ENSEMBLES FESTIVAL Today
February 08, 2014

The third prong of “OC Front and Center,” the “Community Ensembles Festival,” is an all-day event taking place today, Feb. 8, featuring eight community ensembles from throughout Orange County performi... (more...)


15-Year-Old Organist Michael Jon Bennett Featured on NPR's FROM THE TOP15-Year-Old Organist Michael Jon Bennett Featured on NPR's FROM THE TOP
February 01, 2014

15-year-old organist Michael Jon Bennett from New York City will appear on an upcoming episode of From the Top, the hit NPR radio program featuring America's best young classical musicians and hosted ... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Presents the COMMUNITY ENSEMBLES FESTIVAL, 2/8Pacific Symphony Presents the COMMUNITY ENSEMBLES FESTIVAL, 2/8
January 28, 2014

The third prong of “OC Front and Center,” the “Community Ensembles Festival,” is an all-day event taking place on Saturday, Feb. 8, featuring eight community ensembles from throughout Orange County pe... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Presents VALENTINES DAY WITH MATTHEW MORRISON, 2/13-15Pacific Symphony Presents VALENTINES DAY WITH MATTHEW MORRISON, 2/13-15
January 24, 2014

Television celebrity and Broadway sensation Matthew Morrison joins Pacific Symphony Pops for a Valentine's Day spectacular of romantic show tunes and jazz standards. Best known for his popular role as... (more...)


Pacific Symphony League to Host A VALENTINE PRELUDE Before Pops Concert with Matthew Morrison, 2/13Pacific Symphony League to Host A VALENTINE PRELUDE Before Pops Concert with Matthew Morrison, 2/13
December 18, 2013

Orange County, Calif.—Dec. 18, 2013—Share the love! It's a heart-filled evening of music, dining and entertainment—when Pacific Symphony's esteemed support group, the Pacific Symphony League, hosts “A... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Presents Three Events OC FRONT AND CENTERPacific Symphony Presents Three Events OC FRONT AND CENTER
December 09, 2013

Pacific Symphony shares its stage and presents some of the best community talent, while providing an opportunity to be inspired and learn from professionals during three events collectively titled, “O... (more...)


Pacific Symphony and Chapman University's Global Arts Program Present DECODING SHOSTAKOVICHPacific Symphony and Chapman University's Global Arts Program Present DECODING SHOSTAKOVICH
December 03, 2013

Orange County, Calif.—Dec. 3, 2013—One of Russia's most fascinating and complex composers—Dmitri Shostakovich—goes under the magnifying glass when Pacific Symphony partners with Chapman University's G... (more...)


Paul Jacobs to Lead Oregon Bach Festival's New Organ Institute, June 30-July 5, 2014Paul Jacobs to Lead Oregon Bach Festival's New Organ Institute, June 30-July 5, 2014
November 14, 2013

For its 2014 season, the Oregon Bach Festival has just announced the appointment of organist Paul Jacobs to lead a newly-created Organ Institute. It is arguably the first major festival to add a compo... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Presents Rodrigo's Concierto de Aranjuez, Now thru 10/26Pacific Symphony Presents Rodrigo's Concierto de Aranjuez, Now thru 10/26
October 24, 2013

Pacific Symphony's 35th anniversary season continues with the sizzling sounds of 20th-century Spain igniting in the hands of Music Director Carl St.Clair as he leads the orchestra into the exotic worl... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Presents Rodrigo's Concierto de Aranjuez, 10/24 - 10/26Pacific Symphony Presents Rodrigo's Concierto de Aranjuez, 10/24 - 10/26
September 30, 2013

Pacific Symphony's 35th anniversary season continues with the sizzling sounds of 20th-century Spain igniting in the hands of Music Director Carl St.Clair as he leads the orchestra into the exotic worl... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Opens 35th Season with 19-Year-Old Pianist Conrad Tao TonightPacific Symphony Opens 35th Season with 19-Year-Old Pianist Conrad Tao Tonight
September 26, 2013

Pacific Symphony celebrates its 35th anniversary season by opening with a concert featuring the stunning virtuosity of 19-year-old piano phenomenon Conrad Tao, who returns for his third appearance to ... (more...)


Pacific Symphony Opens 35th Season with 19-Year-Old Pianist, Conrad Tao, 9/26Pacific Symphony Opens 35th Season with 19-Year-Old Pianist, Conrad Tao, 9/26
August 16, 2013

Pacific Symphony celebrates its 35th anniversary season by opening with a concert featuring the stunning virtuosity of 19-year-old piano phenomenon Conrad Tao, who returns for his third appearance to ... (more...)





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