As with last year’s monumental Mahler Project, the incredible musicians of the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela, led by Gustavo Dudamel, take the spotlight for several non-subscription events. In addition to three Tchaikovsky symphonies and more, they join the LA Phil for a spectacular TchaikovskyFest Finale. Complete your Tchaikovsky immersion with these concerts!

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Gustavo Dudamel

Mon FEB 24 8pm

Symphonies 3 & 4

One of Tchaikovsky’s most popular symphonies shares the program with the five-movement Third, whose nickname reflects the last movement’s use of the polonaise.

Alisa Weilerstein

Thu-Fri FEB 27-28 8pm
Sat MAR 1 2pm

Symphony No. 5


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Gustavo Dudamel

Thu FEB 20 8pm

Chamber Music Society

This special edition features musicians from two great orchestras uniting for some of Tchaikovsky’s greatest chamber music works. As always, preceded by the wine tasting.

  • Simón Bolívar String Quartet and members of the LA Phil

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Gustavo Dudamel

Fri FEB 21 8pm

Violin Concerto & Symphony No. 2

One of the less performed Tchaikovsky symphonies is paired one of the most performed violin concertos ever. Our soloist has come a long way from when, at eight, she played violin on the streets of Heidelberg.


Sat FEB 22 & MAR 1 11am

Toyota Symphonies For Youth: Tchaikovsky's World

As part of TchaikovskyFest, a cross-section of the beloved Russian composer’s beautiful, passionate music will be brought to life by the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela.

Gustavo Dudamel

Fri FEB 21 11am

Sat FEB 22 11am

Sun FEB 23 2pm

Symphonies 1 & 6

Dudamel launches our comprehensive celebration of Tchaikovsky with the composer’s first and final utterances in symphonic form, from his Mendelssohn- and Russian folksong-influenced first to his heartrending last.

Gustavo Dudamel

Sun MAR 2 2pm

TchaikovskyFest Finale

Dudamel conducts both orchestras in this spectacular finale to TchaikovskyFest, which includes some of the composer’s best-known tone poems.