Conductor laureate Jeffrey Kahane illuminates the history & meaning behind Beethoven‘s landmark Ninth Symphony and its “Ode to Joy.” Excerpted from Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra‘s performance of Beethoven 9 on April 23, 2017, featuring LA Master Chorale and soloists: soprano Kathryn Mueller, mezzo-soprano Suzanna Guzmán, tenor Paul Appleby and bass Justin Hopkins.

2019-20 Sound Investment Composer: Juan Pablo Contreras

Each season, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra commissions and premieres a new piece of music composed especially to suit its unparalleled musical talents. “Investors” are invited to a series of intimate salons where they meet the composer, hear excerpts of the score-in-progress and attend a full orchestral rehearsal of the completed work.

new season, new friends

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.

adventure pack: regal classics

Join Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra for a budget-friendly three concert journey through European music history showcasing the undisputed cornerstones of orchestral repertoire including Bach’s Orchestral Suites Nos. 1 & 3 as well as works by Mozart, Handel and Haydn.