- Helmuth Rilling, conductor
- Stacey Tappan, soprano
- Callista Hoffman, alto
- Nicholas Phan, tenor
- Michael Dean, bass
- USC Thornton Chamber Singers, chorus
- Mozart Symphony No. 39 in E-flat major
- Mozart Requiem in D minor
Who completed Mozart’s Requiem? The answer remains shrouded in mystery, and no proof exists that Mozart heard a performance of his Symphony No. 39. Learn more about the enigmatic composer of these heart-wrenching and exalting masterpieces from a living musical genius. Helmuth Rilling, crowned with the Herbert von Karajan Music Prize in 2011, makes a welcome return to Los Angeles on the occasion of Mozart’s birthday.
“Music should startle people and reach deep down inside them, forcing them to reflect. It should never be merely ‘comfortable,’ never fossilized, never soothing.” (Helmuth Rilling)
“The USC Thornton Chamber Singers provided an exciting . . . performance.” (LA Opening Nights)
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Join LACO after the performance to enjoy free food and drinks! Savor the music with treats provided by LACO’s unique sponsors. Open to all ticket holders.
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Concert Preludes are fun, informative and free to all ticket holders.
Join us one hour before each concert in the theatre. Some Preludes will feature LIVE performances of short chamber works. All will provide interesting insights into the music and the artists.
Looking for a good place to eat near your theatre?
If your concert is at the Alex, dine at one of Glendale’s restaurants near the theatre.
When attending a concert at Royce Hall, try some of the great Westwood restaurants.
box office info
Call Andrew or Megan in the box office at 213 622 7001 × 1, Monday – Friday 9 am to 5 pm, on concert Saturdays from noon to 4 pm and concert Sundays from noon until 3pm. The box office is closed on public holidays.
Full series subscription prices: A – $714; B – $609; C* – $350; D – $154
(*Section C seats discounted to $315 for seniors 65+ and college students. One per valid ID. Please call.)
Choose Your Own series per concert prices: A – $105; B – $88; C* – $52; D – $23
(*Section C seats discounted to $47 for seniors 65+ and college students. One per valid ID. Please call.)
Single tickets: Will be available in August 2012 to purchase.
For information or to purchase tickets, call Andrew or Megan in the box office at 213 622 7001 × 1.
Program and artists subject to change.
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