Adams & Glass

Conductor John Adams leads a world premiere by his fellow composer Philip Glass to celebrate our Centennial.

Program

Artists

  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • John Adams conductor
  • Marc-André Hamelin piano
  • Orli Shaham piano
  • James McVinnie piano
  • Zanaida Robles vocals
  • Holly Sedillos vocals
  • Kristen Toedtman vocals

About This Performance

Adams’ over-the-top Grand Pianola Music precedes a major premiere, composed for our Centennial by Minimalist icon Philip Glass, his third symphony based on David Bowie’s Berlin Trilogy.


Pre and Post-Concert Events: Casual Fridays 

Pre-Concert: Drinks in the Garden, 6:30pm
Wear what you want and enjoy a shorter program. Come early beginning at 6:30pm and enjoy complimentary drinks, spectacular views and more, then head over to the Upbeat Live pre-concert talk in BP Hall (select nights only). 
Pre-Concert Talk: Upbeat Live
With Sarah Cahill – 7pm
Enhance your concert experience with a pre-concert talk starting at 7pm. Upbeat Live provides historical and cultural context for many concerts, featuring engaging speakers, audio examples, and special guests. These events are free to ticket holders and are held in BP Hall, on the second floor, accessible after your ticket is scanned. 
Post-Concert
After the concert, join the after-party with orchestra members for complimentary craft beer tastings courtesy of the Los Angeles Brewers Guild.
Please note: pre-concert events are subject to cancellation due to weather conditions.

Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.