Browse the 2018-19 Season brochure:
Music that will move you. Your favorite masterpieces, from stirring symphonies to deeply emotional concertos.
Maestro's Series 2018-19
Immerse yourself in the power of 88 perfectly synchronized musicians performing in a world-class hall celebrated for its acoustical perfection. Savor 12 unforgettable Thursday, Friday or Saturday evenings of music’s most moving masterpieces.
Romantic Nights 2018-19
Six evenings of music you can’t afford to miss. Join Music Director Carl St.Clair for a concert series personally curated to create perfect romantic date nights!
Classical Escapes 2018-19
Make your getaway... Unplug, kick back and revel in the sumptuous sound of live symphonic music. Be transported by six exceptional evenings guaranteed to make you feel more fully alive!
Join Music Director Carl St.Clair for an intimate and lively behind-the-scenes exploration of the classics. Convenient Sunday matinee performances allow plenty of time for a champagne brunch, a shopping trip to South Coast Plaza or just a few hours to catch up with friends. Concerts are 90 minutes long and include insightful comments from Maestro St.Clair, often incorporating artist conversations and video elements.
Pedals & Pipes 2018-19
A tempting trio of concerts showcasing the William J. Gillespie Concert Organ — a stunning one-of-a-kind instrument built especially for the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall. More than 42,000 labor hours in the making, the organ features 4,322 pipes built from steel, tin, oak, poplar, maple, lead and carbon fiber.
“To my eyes and ears the organ will ever be the King of Instruments.” — Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Cafe Ludwig 2018-19
Elegant, intimate, varied & inventive! Enjoy perfect Sunday afternoon playlists curated by Orli Shaham. While you sip coffee and indulge in scrumptious desserts, the gifted pianist guides you on a journey exploring how composers influenced each other and changed the course of chamber music.