Akilah Morgan

executive assistant of the Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles

Akilah Morgan grew up in Los Angeles, California. She was born to immigrant parents from St. Vincent and the Grenadines; an island in the Caribbean.  She graduated from Claflin University; the oldest historically black college in South Carolina, with a major in Sociology and a minor in Music. She is currently pursuing her master’s degree online in Public Administration from the Universityof Birmingham in England. In the summer of 2009, she became a founding member of what would become the Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles (ICYOLA). Since its inception ICYOLA has grown from 9 to over 130 members. A total of 356 musicians have been served by the program. The organization provides opportunities to young musicians in the communities it serves to perform in some of Los Angeles’ most prestigious settings. She currently works for ICYOLA as the Assistant to the Executive Director, running day to day operations.

adventure pack: final four

A four concert package geared to the first-timer that showcases the ensemble’s artistry and trademark mix of regal classics and music from today’s leading composers. Includes tickets to hear the Mozart Requiem conducted by Jaime Martín in his debut performance as music director designate.

adventure pack: pushing the envelope

Join "America's finest chamber orchestra" for a four concert package aimed at adventurous listeners featuring World Premieres from composers James Newton Howard, Sarah Gibson and Juan Pablo Contreras as well as the West Coast premiere of Grammy award-winning Bryce Dessner’s Voy A Dormir.

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.