"Without question, among the finest orchestras in the world."
—Gerard Schwarz, after conducting the Colburn Orchestra
Celebrate the Colburn Conservatory of Music's 10th Anniversary with The Colburn Orchestra concerts. As seen on KCET's Open Call, The Colburn Orchestra has some of the finest young talent in classical music today.
Venues this year include Pasadena's Ambassador Auditorium, and Walt Disney Concert Hall.
$0 Limited Seating (registration required)
$10 Guaranteed Admission
$25 Premium Seating
Announcing the new Baton Ticket
For a contribution of $1,000, you will receive a Baton Ticket for the 2013/2014 season. This entitles you to a pair of premium seating tickets at all four of this season’s of Colburn Orchestra concerts at the Ambassador Auditorium, and you’ll be invited to a very special party with Richard Beene, Dean of the Colburn School Conservatory of Music. If you are interested in a Baton Ticket for this season, please contact our box office at 213.621.1050 or email@example.com.
March 8, 7:30 pm
Ambassador Auditorium, Pasadena
Yehuda Gilad, conductor
Austin Huntington, cello
SMETANA: The Moldau
BLOCH: Schelomo (Austin Huntington, cello)
MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 3 “Scottish”
April 16, 2014, 8 pm
Members of the Colburn Orchestra
John Adams, conductor
Jiuming Shen and Stephanie Tang, piano (for Hallelujah Junction)
Joseph Morris, clarinet (for Gnarly Buttons)
ADAMS Hallelujah Junction; Gnarly Buttons; Chamber Symphony
This concert is a part of the LA Philharmonic’s Minimalist Festival
April 27, 6:30 pm
Walt Disney Concert Hall
James Conlon, conductor
Menahem Pressler, piano
MOZART Piano Concerto No.17 in G major, K.453
ZEMLINSKY Die Seejungfrau (The Mermaid)
Renowned pianist Menahem Pressler, 90, will make his Walt Disney Concert Hall debut with The Colburn Orchestra, James Conlon conducting. The concert will feature Mr. Pressler in Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 17 in G major. Mr. Conlon will also lead the orchestra in Alexander Zemlinksy's symphonic fantasy, The Mermaid. The performance is part of the Los Angeles Philharmonic's Sounds About Town series.
Box Office Information
Reserve tickets for ticketed Colburn performances with three easy options:
Select the concerts you wish to see from the Events menu above and that will take you to our online box office through the Eventbrite system—your tickets will be sent to your e-mail inbox!
Call our box office at 213.621.1050.
3. At the Door
Subject to availability, get your tickets at the concert venue one hour prior to the performance.
LA Metro Discount
Metro riders who attend the Colburn Orchestra concerts at the Ambassador Auditorium in Pasadena or the Colburn Chamber Music Society at Zipper Hall (on the Colburn campus) will receive a $5 discount off admission. Please bring a valid TAP card, Metro Employee ID, or LA County Employee ID to the event to receive a refund at the door.
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