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Tchaikovsky Spectacular

Tchaikovsky Spectacular

August 30, 2014, 8:00 p.m.
The traditional end to Pacific Symphony’s Summer Festival, including the thrilling climax of thundering cannons and spectacular fireworks in Tchaikovsky’s
“1812” Overture! Also: the wit, charm and vigor of Rachmaninoff’s great piano work and Mussorgsky’s
grand memorial to an artist friend, today one of his most popular compositions.
 
Box office opens at Noon Aug 30. Come Early for RUSH tickets. 
Mendelssohn Concerto in E Minor

Mendelssohn Concerto in E Minor

November 16, 2014, 3:00 p.m.

The nineteen-year-old American violinist Chad Hoopes joins Pacific Symphony for the ever popular Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto. The 2nd half continues with Mendelssohn's Italian Symphony, for the inspiration comes from the very colour and atmosphere of Italy, where Mendelssohn made his first sketches.

Handel's Glorious Messiah

Handel's Glorious Messiah

December 14, 2014, 3:00 p.m.

An event of joy, reflection and renewal: Thrill to blazing trumpets, thundering timpani and the electrifying, uplifting “Hallelujah!” chorus.

Itzhak Perlman

Itzhak Perlman

January 11, 2015, 3:00 p.m.

Undeniably the reigning virtuoso of the violin, Itzhak Perlman enjoys superstar status rarely afforded a classical musician. Feel the heartstopping beauty of Beethoven’s only violin concerto in the hands of this beloved and charming talent.

Enjoy our two SPECIAL concerts with Itzhak Perlman and Yo-Yo Ma ONLY available when you purchase The Maestro's Series. Call the box office at (714) 755-5799 for more details.

Bruch Violin Concerto

Bruch Violin Concerto

January 18, 2015, 3:00 p.m.

Violinist Chee-Yun lends here flawless technique and dazzling tone to Bruch's Violin Concerto. Carl St.Clair then leads the orchestra in Schubert's Symphony No. 5. The light instrumentation is reminiscent of Mozart's 40th.

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

March 29, 2015, 3:00 p.m.

Enjoy one of the best Baroque orchestral works ever written in Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, followed by the seldom performed Serenade in E-flat Major by Strauss. Then Mayuko Kamio, gold medalist of the 2007 International Tchaikovsky Competition, will join Pacific Symphony for the challenging Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto.

Yo-Yo Ma

Yo-Yo Ma

May 5, 2015, 8:00 p.m.

One of the true superstars of classical music, Yo-Yo Ma is a stunning soloist who has garnered broad popular appeal. Whether performing familiar works from the cello repertoire or exploring cultures and musical forms outside the Western Classical tradition, he strives to find connections that stimulate the imagination.

Enjoy our two SPECIAL concerts with Itzhak Perlman and Yo-Yo Ma ONLY available when you purchase The Maestro's Series. Call the box office at (714) 755-5799 for more details.