The Calder Quartet opens this series of recitals, followed by a performance of Brahms’ piano trios by Yo-Yo Ma, Leonidas Kavakos and Emanuel Ax. Living legends Itzhak Perlman and Martha Argerich team up for an evening of music by Bach, Franck and more. The series closes with an ambitious evening of Schumann, Brahms, Mozart, Bach and Beethoven performed by L.A. favorite Sir András Schiff.

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Colburn Celebrity Recitals

The award-winning ensemble makes their recital debut at Walt Disney Concert Hall.

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Program

  • Christopher CERRONE: String Quartet (World Premiere, LA Phil co-commission)
  • SCHUBERT: String Quartet No. 14 “Death and the Maiden”
  • SCHOENBERG: Verklärte Nacht

Artists

  • Calder Quartet performer
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Ax • Kavakos • Ma

Three global superstars take on Brahms at Walt Disney Concert Hall.

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Program

  • BRAHMS: The Piano Trios

Artists

  • Emanuel Ax piano
  • Leonidas Kavakos violin
  • Yo-Yo Ma cello
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Schiff in Recital

Spend an evening with an L.A. favorite whose recitals are nothing short of spectacular.

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Program

  • SCHUMANN: Theme with Variations in E-flat major, WoO 24, “Ghost Variations”
  • BRAHMS: Three Intermezzos, Op. 117
  • MOZART: Rondo in A minor, K. 511
  • BRAHMS: Six Pieces for Piano, Op. 118
  • BACH: Prelude and Fugue No. 24, in B minor, BWV 869 from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1
  • BRAHMS: Four Pieces for Piano, Op. 119
  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 26 in E-flat major, Op. 81a, “Les Adieux”

Artists

  • Sir András Schiff piano
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Itzhak Perlman in Recital

The legendary violinist in an intimate recital performance.

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Program

  • SCHUBERT: Sonatina in D major, Op. 137, No. 1, D. 384
  • BEETHOVEN: Violin Sonata No. 9 in A major, Op. 47 (“Kreutzer”)
  • Intermission
  • DVOŘÁK: Sonatina in G major for Violin and Piano, Op. 100
  • Additional works to be announced from the stage

Artists

  • Itzhak Perlman violin
  • Rohan De Silva piano