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Colburn Orchestra

"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.

$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  

James Conlon Conducts The Colburn Orchestra with Menahem Pressler

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.

Click on the button below to purchase tickets for this event.

Eventbrite - The Colburn Orchestra 

Box Office Information

Reserve tickets for ticketed Colburn performances with three easy options: 

1. Online

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!

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2. Call 

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. 

To learn how to take public transit to visit The Colburn School, visit LA Metro's trip planner by clicking the logo below:



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