2016-17 Classical Series

2016-17 Classical Series

Join us for a season of celebration: 10 years of great music in a great hall! Guest artists include superstar soprano Renée Fleming in a special subscriber-only performance, pianists Olga Kern, Jeremy Denk, Orli Shaham,and Haochen Zhang and much, much more. 12-, 6- and 4-concert packages now available.

Bernadette Peters

February 12 – 13Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

Bernadette Peters

Just in time for Valentine's Day, a magical evening of song featuring the incomparable Bernadette Peters. The three-time Tony Award-winning star of stage, film and television sings from her extensive repertoire including hits from Rodgers and Hammerstein and Stephen Sondheim.

Turandot

February 18 – 23Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

Turandot

Puccini’s spectacular masterpiece about a ravishing Chinese princess whose icy heart softens as she meets a handsome prince and comes to know true love. The lyrical and seductive score is filled with treasures including its signature aria “Nessun Dorma,”

Ben-Hur featuring Stewart Copeland

March 18 – 19Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

Ben-Hur featuring Stewart Copeland

The most expensive silent film ever made, 1925’s “Ben-Hur” includes an enormous cast and crew and a visual scope that is breathtaking to this day. Stewart Copeland, former drummer for "The Police," composed a new score for the Hollywood epic.

Tchaikovsky's Fifth

March 10 – 12Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

Tchaikovsky's Fifth

Featuring sumptuous tone and melodic mastery, Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony culminates in a triumphant final movement. It is led by Manuel López-Gómez, one of the most exciting talents to emerge from Venezuela’s internationally renowned “El Sistema” music program. Before that, guitarist Pablo Villegas and the irresistible rhythms of Spain!

Delightful Chamber Music

February 28Samueli Theater

Delightful Chamber Music

Enjoy an afternoon of chamber music plus complimentary coffee and dessert at our intimate Cafe Ludwig! Pianist and host Orli Shaham guides through the program which includes music of Brahms, Bernstein, Ravel, the "Kaiser" Waltz of J. Strauss and more.

Bernadette Peters

February 12 – 13

Bernadette Peters

Puccini’s “Turandot”

February 18 – 23

Puccini’s “Turandot”

Chinese Lantern Festival

February 20

Chinese Lantern Festival

news & Noteworthy

February News

 
American Visions, American Voices

Interplay Festival with Chapman Univ.

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Video: Valentine's Day with Bernadette Peters

Valentine's Day with Broadway Bombshell Bernadette Peters

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Community & Engagement

Pacific Coast Wine Festival

Pacific Coast Wine Festival - Feb. 27

 
Symphony on the Air

Symphony on the Air