RSVP for the Colburn Alumni Reunion Night, May 12, 2022

Let us know you’re coming to the Colburn School’s first Alumni Reunion Night! In addition to Makiko Hirata’s inspired program around the life of composer Ernst Toch, we’ll host pre-concert bites and a full reception on our fifth floor lobby and patio (weather permitting) with food, ping pong, a photobooth, and more.

All events are free for alumni and their guests with an RSVP. There will be complimentary campus parking available for the evening or a $10 Lyft credit for the duration of the festivities.

RSVP required

Alumni Reunion Night

Thursday, May 12, 2022

Alumni and Faculty Happy Hour

5:30 pm, Vespaio at 225 South Grand Avenue

Grab a pre-concert drink and snack with Colburn Faculty.

Next Up with Makiko Hirata: The Life and Music of Ernst Toch

7 pm, Thayer Hall

Ernst Toch’s life and work are explored in historical context as pianist Makiko Hirata performs pieces in chronological order with narration from Toch’s grandson, author Lawrence Weschler. The program goes from the beginning with the Brahms and Mozart of Toch’s early days in Europe through Toch’s very last piano pieces written in Southern California in 1962.

Next Up Alumni Reception

8 pm, 5th Floor Olive

Following the concert, make your way up to our terrace for dinner, beverages, ping pong, and conversation under the night sky.