In this podcast, LACO concertmaster and Westside Connections curator Margaret Batjer discusses the appearance of her brother, neurosurgeon Hunt Batjer on the Music and the Mind series finale, including exploring new scientific discoveries demonstrating that experiencing music may contribute to the production of new brain cells throughout life. Listen to Margaret’s insights on the subject, and join us for the concert on April 28.

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2019-20 Orchestral Series

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra’s vibrant and engaging 2019-20 Orchestral Series showcases the ensemble’s remarkable artistry and trademark mix of regal classics and music from today’s leading composers.

Bottled at the source

Juan Pablo Contreras, LACO’s on-deck Sound Investment composer, taps the wellspring of his Mexican heritage and the spirit of great nationalist composers in his latest work.

reframe & rearrange

LACO is working alongside Derrick Spiva Jr. — a classical music composer and LACO’s newly appointed artist-educator — to reimagine music education as an opportunity for youth to celebrate cultural differences.