Terry Riley
Missy Mazzoli
Louis Andriessen
Michael Gordon
Nico Muhly

COMMISSIONS
AND PREMIERES

WORLD AND U.S. PREMIERES


Overview

The move to Walt Disney Concert Hall opened wide the possibilities, allowing the LA Phil to offer an all-encompassing view of classical music. This season, experience a record number of commissions and premieres, all in the uncanny acoustics that project the most delicate of sounds.

World Premieres

PETER LIEBERSON (OLIVER KNUSSEN realization): Shing Kham
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

Thu

Oct 3

8pm

fri

Oct 4

8pm

sat

Oct 5

8pm

sun

Oct 6

2pm

MAGNUS LINDBERG: new work for cello and orchestra
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

Fri

Oct 18

8pm

Sat

Oct 19

8pm

Sun

Oct 20

2pm

FRANK ZAPPA: 200 Motels
(world premiere)

wed

Oct 23

8pm

JULIA HOLTER: new work for voice and ensemble
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

TUE

DEC 3

8PM

DANIEL BJARNASON: new work
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

thu

dec 19

8PM

fri

dec 20

11aM

MISSY MAZZOLI: new work for piano 
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

TUE

JAN 21

8PM

NICO MUHLY:  new work for piano and mezzo-soprano
(world premiere, LA Phil co-commission)

TUE

JAN 21

8PM

MARK GREY: new work
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

TUE

APR 8

8PM

MISSY MAZZOLI: new work 
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

TUE

APR 8

8PM

TERRY RILEY: Organ Concerto
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

FRI

APR 11

8PM

SAT

APR 12

8PM

SUN

APR 13

2PM

ANDREW NORMAN: new work for piano and orchestra
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

thu

may 1

8PM

fri

may 2

8PM

sat

may 3

8PM



U.S. Premieres

BRETT DEAN: The Last Days of Socrates
(U.S. premiere, LA Phil commission)

thu

oct 10

8pm

fri

oct 11

8pm

sat

oct 12

8pm

sun

oct 13

2pm

MICHEL VAN DER AA: Up-close
(U.S. premiere)

TUE

JAN 28

8PM

ANDERS HILLBORG:  King Tide
(U.S. premiere)

fri

Jan 31

8pm

sat

feb 1

8pm

sun

feb 2

2pm

MICHAEL GORDON: The Sunshine of Your Love
(U.S. premiere)

fri

apr 11

8pm

sat

apr 12

8pm

sun

apr 13

2pm

West Coast Premieres

WOJCIECH KILAR: Krzesany
(West coast premiere)

fri

jan 24

8pm

sat

jan 25

8pm

sun

jan 26

2pm

LOUIS ANDRIESSEN: De Materie
(West coast premiere)

tue

apr 18

8pm

MAGNUS LINDBERG: Joy
(West coast premiere)

tue

may 6

8pm

LA Phil Commissions

PETER LIEBERSON (OLIVER KNUSSEN realization): Shing Kham
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

THU

OCT 3

8PM

FRI

OCT 4

8PM

SAT

OCT 5

8PM

SUN

OCT 6

2PM

BRETT DEAN: The Last Days of Socrates
(U.S. premiere, LA Phil commission)

THU

OCT 10

8PM

FRI

OCT 11

8PM

SAT

OCT 12

8PM

SUN

OCT 13

2PM

MAGNUS LINDBERG,  new work for cello and orchestra
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

FRI

OCT 18

8PM

SAT

OCT 19

8PM

SUN

OCT 20

2PM

JULIA HOLTER: new work for voice and ensemble
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

TUE

DEC 3

8PM

DANIEL BJARNASON: new work
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

THU

DEC 19

8PM

FRI

DEC 20

11AM

MISSY MAZZOLI: new work for piano 
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

TUE

JAN 21

8PM

NICO MUHLY:  new work for piano and mezzo-soprano
(world premiere, LA Phil co-commission)

TUE

JAN 21

8PM

ANDERS HILLBORG:  King Tide
(U.S. premiere)

FRI

JAN 31

8PM

SAT

FEB 1

8PM

SUN

FEB 2

2PM

MARK GREY: new work
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

TUE

APR 8

8PM

MISSY MAZZOLI: new work 
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

TUE

APR 8

8PM

TERRY RILEY: Organ Concerto
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

FRI

APR 11

8PM

SAT

APR 12

8PM

SUN

APR 13

2PM

ANDREW NORMAN: new work for piano and orchestra
(world premiere, LA Phil commission)

THU

MAY 1

8PM

FRI

MAY 2

8PM

SAT

MAY 3

8PM

 
 

 

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