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SPONSORED EVENT: LACO Presents Beethoven’s Ninth + Washington

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM, every day through October 16, 2022.
Multiple Venues
LACO Presents Beethoven’s Ninth + Shelley Washington
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
LACO Presents Beethoven’s Ninth + Shelley Washington

LACO’s 2022/23 season opens with Music Director Jaime Martín triumphantly leading the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra in Beethoven’s transcendent Symphony No. 9.

A constellation of Southern California vocalists, featuring soloists courtesy of LA Opera’s Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist program, round out the performance. Don’t miss this authentic rendition, whose power and intimacy creates an entirely different experience with Beethoven’s rousing masterwork.

Contemporary composer Shelley Washington’s new work, Both, an exploration of life beyond the binary, opens the program. It is the first of three Sound Investment commissions of the season.

Performance Dates and Tickets:

Saturday, October 15 at 8 PM
UCLA Royce Hall
340 Royce Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Guest drop is closest at the turnaround at the front of Royce Hall located at: 10745 Dickson Court, Los Angeles, CA 90095. 

Sunday, October 16 at 7 PM
Alex Theatre
216 North Brand Boulevard
Glendale, CA 91203

LACO Presents Beethoven’s Ninth + Shelley Washington
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

About the sponsor:
Beloved by audiences and praised by critics, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, known to Angelenos as LACO, is a preeminent interpreter of historical masterworks as well as a champion of contemporary composers. Headquartered in the heart of the country’s cultural capital, LACO has been proclaimed “America’s finest chamber orchestra” (Public Radio International), “LA’s most unintimidating chamber music experience” (Los Angeles Magazine), “resplendent” (Los Angeles Times), and “one of the world’s great chamber orchestras”(KUSC Classical FM).

Founded in 1968 as an artistic outlet for the recording industry’s most gifted musicians, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra’s mission is to enrich and connect our community through intimate and transformative musical experiences which exemplify and foster artistic excellence, education and innovation.