- 07:30 PM
- March 28, 2017 - April 6, 2017
With an exclusive pre-show lecture presented by Alan Chapman, Classical KUSC producer/host
Alan Chapman joins us for this exciting two-part musical adventure series where he will first provide a pre-performance overview to increase your appreciation of classical music and the concert experience.
Then attend an electrifying Los Angeles Philharmonic concert in thrilling Orchestra View seats, directly behind the orchestra, facing the Conductor Laureate Esa-Pekka Salonen.
Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Finnish independence, Conductor Laureate Esa-Pekka Salonen â€“ the greatest living conductor/composer from Finland â€“ leads Sibeliusâ€™ final two symphonies, less frequently heard masterpieces that demonstrate where his musical thinking was headed. Principal Concertmaster Martin Chalifour performs the composerâ€™s Humoresques for violin and orchestra.â€™s beloved ballet music.