special events

all in la: the 2017 LACO concert gala

Pat & Sandy Gage, gala co-chairs

all in la: the 2017 LACO concert gala sat mar 25 @ 6 pm Millennium Biltmore Hotel

Now more than ever, Los Angeles is home to the most dynamic cultural scene in the country. Bask in the glamour of all things Angeleno at All in LA, the 2017 LACO concert gala.

Honoring LACO music director Jeffrey Kahane and former executive director and current board member Ruth Eliel, All in LA features a concert program of LACO’s world-class musicians and special guests, fabulous California cuisine and a live and silent auctions.


Equally at home at the keyboard or on the podium, Jeffrey Kahane has established an international reputation as a truly versatile artist, recognized around the world for his mastery of diverse repertoire ranging from Bach, Mozart and Beethoven to Gershwin, Golijov and John Adams. Now in his 20th season as music director of Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, he previously served as music director of the Colorado and Santa Rosa symphonies.

Ruth Eliel served as executive director of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra from 1997 to 2006, and after a successful tenure as executive director of the Colburn Foundation, joined the LACO board in 2015. A mentor to many and a champion of the arts in LA, Ruth is also on the board of councilors of the USC Thornton School of Music and was a founding member of the board of Arts for LA.


Tickets start at $750.

Elegant cocktail attire/black-tie optional.

For more information or to purchase tickets, please call Monica at 213 622 7001 x 3.

à la carte series

Mahnaz Newman, chair

LACO à la carte features intimate chamber music performances paired with fine wine and international cuisine in stately private residences across Los Angeles. Experience global culture and great music!

austria à la carte sat sep 10
brazil à la carte sat sep 17
mexico à la carte fri sep 30
turkey à la carte sat oct 8
finland à la carte thu oct 13

Proceeds from LACO à la carte support education programs like Meet the Music, making a difference in the lives of students all year long.

For more information or to purchase tickets call Monica at 213 622 7001 x 207.

LACO à la carte sponsors receive event tickets, reserved concert seating, special pricing on additional tickets, an invitation to a special sponsors-only musicale and more. Interested? Call for more details: 213 622 7001 x 3.

LACO a la carte events are generously sponsored by
Leslie Lassiter & Raulee Marcus, Mahnaz & David Newman, Ned & Dana Newman, Gene Shutler and Anne-Marie & Alex Spataru