Take your concert experience to the next level with KUSC’s Brian Lauritzen, as he guides you through four specially selected programs.
INSIDE THE MUSIC concerts include:
- PREVIEW VIDEO: Emailed to you before the concert to pique your interest.
- PODCAST: An extended podcast takes you through all aspects of the music, with intriguing info on each piece and fascinating interviews.
- PRE-CONCERT PRESENTATION: Arrive early for more insight as Brian leads you on a journey through your program, including artist interviews and even live performances. Each talk will take place at 6:45pm.
- POST-CONCERT Q&A: Engage with guest artists and members of the LA Phil through post-concert interviews and Q&A sessions.
Become a subscriber when you buy all four concerts listed below and get the best value, free ticket exchange, and many other benefits. Order today by calling 323.850.2000, or 323.850.2050 for groups of 10 or more.
Inside The Music Concerts
Fri DEC 9
With texts drawn from the Bible and John Milton’s poetry, Haydn’s timeless masterpiece is a monumental yet delightful vision of God creating the world, bursting with imagination, wit and beauty. Leading Venezuelan filmmaker Alberto Arvelo collaborates in this joyous production.
(no post-concert event due to length)
Fri FEB 10
Composer/pianist/conductor Thomas Adès crowns a provocative program with his macabre “dance of death” for two singers and orchestra, “his longest, most ambitious and most astounding orchestral composition yet.” (The New York Times)
Fri MAR 17
Prolific Scottish composer James MacMillan, who writes complex yet approachable spiritually informed music, has built a concerto/tone poem on the Catholic ritual practice of the Rosary. He composed it specifically for Thibaudet, who plays it here.
Fri MAY 5
Dudamel launches an utterly fascinating and inspired survey combining all of Schubert’s symphonies with orchestral songs by Mahler, emphasizing the deep connection between these Viennese masters who bookend the Romantic era.