- Margaret Batjer, leader & violin
- Vivaldi Violin Concerto in E major, Op. 8, No. 1, La primavera (“Spring”), RV 269 listen
- Vivaldi Violin Concerto in G minor, Op. 8, No. 2, L’estate (“Summer”), RV 315 listen
- Vivaldi Violin Concerto in F major, Op. 8, No. 3, L’autunno (“Fall”), RV 293 listen
- Vivaldi Violin Concerto in F minor, Op. 8, No. 4, L’inverno (“Winter”), RV 297 listen
- Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90, “Italian” listen
Feel the sun on your shoulders and sip wine on the Piazza San Marco. Experience spring, summer, fall and winter in Italy with Venetian Baroque master Vivaldi. The German composer Mendelssohn, whose vibrant symphony was inspired his by own travels, reveals his 19th-century impressions of Rome and Naples. LACO concertmaster Margaret Batjer leads our wonderful musical journey from the first chair.
“This is Italy! And now has begun what I have always thought…to be the supreme joy in life.” Mendelssohn to his father, from Venice, October 1830
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Concert Preludes are fun, informative and free to all ticket holders.
Join us one hour before the concert in the theatre when LACO executive director Andrea Laguni moderates a conversation with LACO musicians. Patricia Mabee performs selections from Scarlatti’s Sonatas, and she joins Kenneth Munday, Giovanna Clayton and David Shostac to perform Vivaldi’s Trio Sonata in E minor.
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The duration of the concert is approximately 1 hour, 35 minutes, including a 20 minute intermission.
box office info
Call Jacquie, Marcella or Laura in the box office at 213 622 7001 × 215, Monday – Friday 9 am to 5 pm and on concert days from noon to 4 pm. The box office is closed on public holidays.
Series subscriptions and single tickets are available now.
Full series subscription prices are as follows:
A – $644; B – $546; C – $308; C* – $266; D – $115.50 *Section C seats discounted to $266 for seniors 65+ and college students. One per valid ID. Please call.
Flex series subscription prices: A – $95; B – $79; C – $47; C* – $39; D – $17 *Section C seats discounted to $39 for seniors 65+ and college students. One per valid ID. Please call.
Single tickets: A – $100; B – $85; C – $50; C* – 42; D – $18 *Section C seats discounted to $42 for seniors 65+ and college students. One per valid ID. Please call.
For information or to purchase tickets, call Jacquie, Marcella or Laura in the box office at 213 622 7001 × 215.
Program and artists subject to change.