Season Schedule

2016/17 Season

Date / Time / Venue Event / Series Artists / Program Tickets
September, 2016

Tuesday September 27
7:00pm
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Opening Night Concert & Gala: Gershwin & The Jazz Age
Opening Night

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Megan Hilty, singer
Brian Stokes Mitchell, singer
George Li, piano
Boris Allakhverdyan, clarinet

Gershwin "I Got Rhythm" Variations
Ellington Night Creature: Stalking Monster
Porter "Always True to You In My Fashion" from Kiss Me Kate
Ellington "I’m Beginning to See the Light"
Porter "So in Love" from Kiss Me Kate
Bernstein Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
Gershwin "Someone to Watch Over Me" from Oh, Kay!
Gershwin "It Ain’t Necessarily So" from Porgy and Bess
Gershwin "Let’s Call The Whole Thing Off" from Shall We Dance
Gershwin An American in Paris

November, 2016

Sunday November 6
7:30pm
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Kamasi Washington
The Langston Hughes Project “Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz” Feat. the Ron McCurdy Quartet

Jazz

(in order of appearance)
 
The Ron McCurdy Quartet:
Ron McCurdy, trumpet / spoken word
Brandon Cardoba, piano
Blake White, bass
Ivan Edwards, drums
 
Kamasi Washington, sax
Rickey Washington, flute
Patrice Quinn, vocals
Ronald Bruner, drums
Brandon Coleman, keys
Ryan Porter, trombone
Tony Austin, drums
Miles Mosely, upright bass
Additional Musicians

December, 2016

Thursday December 22
8:00pm
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Swinging Christmas with the Arturo Sandoval Big Band
Deck the Hall

The Arturo Sandoval Big Band

Saturday December 31
7:00pm
Walt Disney Concert Hall

New Year’s Eve with Pink Martini
Deck the Hall

Pink Martini
Phil Baker, upright bass
Miguel Bernal, percussion
Gavin Bondy, trumpet
Cantor Ida Rae Cahana, special guest vocals
Pansy Chang, cello
Nicholas Crosa, violin
Brian Lavern Davis, congas / drums / percussion
Dan Faehnle, guitar
China Forbes, vocals
Ikram Goldman, special guest vocals
Storm Large, vocals
Thomas Lauderdale, music director and piano
Maureen Love, harp
Reinhardt Melz, drums/percussion
Rita Moreno, special guest vocals
Kyle Mustain, english horn
Timothy Nishimoto, vocals / percussion
Ari Shapiro, special guest vocals
Robert Taylor, trombone

Saturday December 31
10:30pm
Walt Disney Concert Hall

New Year’s Eve with Pink Martini
Deck the Hall

Pink Martini
Phil Baker, upright bass
Miguel Bernal, percussion
Gavin Bondy, trumpet
Cantor Ida Rae Cahana, special guest vocals
Pansy Chang, cello
Nicholas Crosa, violin
Brian Lavern Davis, congas / drums / percussion
Dan Faehnle, guitar
China Forbes, vocals
Ikram Goldman, special guest vocals
Storm Large, vocals
Thomas Lauderdale, music director and piano
Maureen Love, harp
Reinhardt Melz, drums/percussion
Rita Moreno, special guest vocals
Kyle Mustain, english horn
Timothy Nishimoto, vocals / percussion
Ari Shapiro, special guest vocals
Robert Taylor, trombone