music is my life.
LACO is my orchestra.
Thanks to supporters like you, each of the Orchestra’s 40 virtuoso musicians is able to bring his/her passion for music to audiences across our great city and beyond.
Whether your inspiration comes from Meet the Music or the Orchestra’s excellent artistic programs, when you come together with other LACO supporters and music lovers, you strengthen the Orchestra’s programming for the long term.
What is music to you?
A sampling of answers from concertgoers:
part of my existence.
the vehicle for discovering and working with all of my life challenges.
magic carpet ride on someone else’s magnificent creativity.
the bridge from the soul to the heavens.
my life because it takes away my stress and makes my thinking free.
joy of life! A gift.
always part of my life.
a universal way to connect with one another, the world around us and ourselves.
an experience of fun.
unspoken soul of a human soul.
comfort, reassurance, pleasure.
what my emotions ride on.
a universal language for all of human kind – inspiration, nourishment, comfort for body and mind. Music is among our greatest treasures.
medicine for the soul.
one of the most important aspects of my life.
exciting and soothing at the same time. In Los Angeles one can find music that fits your mood from sad to happy to needing cheering up to be surprised and delighted.
too hard to describe. What is water to you?
essential to my life. Almost like a lubricant that keeps everything turning. It can be though provoking, relaxing or stimulate creativity. It is necessary.
an important part of my intellectual and spiritual life.
a source of enjoyment, relaxation and in some cases inspiration. (e.g. Beethoven’s 9th)
a refuge, an inspiration, motivation.
life itself to me. I cannot imagine a day without melody and harmony even if I make my own.