EVENTS

August 2017 – May 2018

Aug
20
Sun
SUMMER SERENADES
August 20, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
SUMMER SERENADES @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
This program brims with disarming quirks and unexpected charms.
Aug
21
Mon
OPEN REHEARSAL: SF 2017
August 21, 2017 @ 2:20 pm – 3:30 pm
OPEN REHEARSAL: SF 2017 @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Join special guest, painist Haochen Zhang , Nathan Hughes, Anthony McGill, Keith Buncke and Jennifer Montone rehearse Mozart's Quintet for Piano and Winds in E-flat Major, K.452
Aug
22
Tue
MOZART’S ENCHANTMENT
August 22, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
MOZART'S ENCHANTMENT @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Mozart – the very word embodies the experience of sublime beauty.
Aug
23
Wed
ENCOUNTER: SF 2017
August 23, 2017 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
ENCOUNTER: SF 2017 @ Athenaeum Music & Arts Library | San Diego | California | United States
Join us at the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library for a Special Performance Encounter hosted by Eric Bromberger
Aug
23
Wed
AN EVENING WITH ALISA WEILERSTEIN
August 23, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
AN EVENING WITH ALISA WEILERSTEIN @ UC San Diego Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall | San Diego | California | United States
One of today’s reigning instrumental soloists world-wide, cellist Alisa Weilerstein returns to SummerFest.
Aug
25
Fri
FINALE WITH DAVID ZINMAN
August 25, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
FINALE WITH DAVID ZINMAN @ Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall  | San Diego | California | United States
An All-Star SummerFest chamber orchestra led by American conductor, David Zinman brings SummereFest’s 31st season to a close.
Oct
18
Wed
CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
October 18, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA @ Jacobs Music Center-Copley Symphony Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Hailed as one of the greatest orchestras in the world, the multi Grammy® Award-winning Chicago Symphony Orchestra returns to San Diego
Oct
29
Sun
CROSSCURRENTS
October 29, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
CROSSCURRENTS @ Balboa Theatre | San Diego | California | United States
Bridging both directions of inspiration between jazz and the music of India, Crosscurrents is an international super-group led by 2017 NEA Jazz Master and Grammy® Award-winning bassist Dave Holland
Nov
5
Sun
2017 VAN CLIBURN GOLD MEDALIST
November 5, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
2017 VAN CLIBURN GOLD MEDALIST @ The Auditorium at TSRI | San Diego | California | United States
Yekwon Sunwoo (South Korea) was announced as the Gold Medalist on June 10, 2017 at the Van Cliburn Competition Awards Ceremony in Fort Worth, Texas
Nov
11
Sat
RICHARD GOODE
November 11, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
RICHARD GOODE @ Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Legendary pianist Richard Goode brings a virtuosic program of works by J.S. Bach, Chopin, Beethoven and Schoenberg
Dec
2
Sat
SOME OF A THOUSAND WORDS
December 2, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
SOME OF A THOUSAND WORDS @ Balboa Theatre | San Diego | California | United States
Wendy Whelan and Brian Brooks return with new solos and duets, full of elegance and electricity, amplified by the remarkable live music of string quartet Brooklyn Rider.
Dec
17
Sun
DIANNE REEVES: Christmas Time Is Here
December 17, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
DIANNE REEVES: Christmas Time Is Here @ Balboa Theatre | San Diego | California | United States
The pre-eminent jazz vocalist in the world, Grammy® Award-winning singer Dianne Reeves rings in the holiday season with music from her celebrated album, Christmas Time Is Here.
Jan
7
Sun
IGOR LEVIT
January 7, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
IGOR LEVIT @ The Auditorium at TSRI | San Diego | California | United States
Hailed by The New York Times as “One of the essential artists of his generation,” Russian pianist Igor Levit makes his La Jolla Society debut.
Jan
13
Sat
SDYS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
January 13, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
SDYS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA @ Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall | San Diego | California | United States
La Jolla Music Society is proud to feature the gifted young musicians of SDYS’ Chamber Orchestra joined by guest soloist guitarist Celino Romero.
Jan
20
Sat
PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY
January 20, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY @ Spreckels Theatre | San Diego | California | United States
Paul Taylor Dance Company has been described as a stunning burst of momentum and a cascade of emotion, moving powerfully and powerfully moving.
Jan
21
Sun
ROLSTON STRING QUARTET
January 21, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
ROLSTON STRING QUARTET @ The Auditorium at TSRI | San Diego | California | United States
This award-winning quartet bring a program of works by Beethoven, Schumann and di Castri
Feb
25
Sun
PAUL HUANG, VIOLIN
February 25, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
PAUL HUANG, VIOLIN @ The Auditorium at TSRI | San Diego | California | United States
Award-winning violinist Paul Huang returns to La Jolla Music Society after an acclaimed SummerFest debut in 2016, with a virtuosic program of works by Prokofiev, Kreisler and more.
Mar
1
Thu
PIERRE-LAURENT AIMARD
March 1, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
PIERRE-LAURENT AIMARD @ Balboa Theatre | San Diego | California | United States
Grammy Award-winning French pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard makes his La Jolla Music Society debut with a powerful and passionate program.
Mar
3
Sat
AX – KAVAKOS – MA
March 3, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
AX - KAVAKOS - MA @ Jacobs Music Center-Copley Symphony Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Three of the world’s greatest musicians form a “super trio” for an unforgettable performance exploring the piano trios of Johannes Brahms.
Mar
7
Wed
HERBIE HANCOCK
March 7, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
HERBIE HANCOCK @ Balboa Theatre | San Diego | California | United States
14-time Grammy® Award Winner Herbie Hancock returns to La Jolla Music Society
Mar
16
Fri
ACADEMY OF ST MARTIN IN THE FIELDS
March 16, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
ACADEMY OF ST MARTIN IN THE FIELDS @ Jacobs Music Center-Copley Symphony Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Academy of St Martin in the Fields, under the leadership of virtuoso violinist Joshua Bell, performs fresh and brilliant interpretations of beloved classical masterworks.
Mar
24
Sat
SCHUBERT’S SWAN SONG I
March 24, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
SCHUBERT'S SWAN SONG I @ Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Curated by celebrated pianist Inon Barnatan, Schubert’s Swan Song is a 3-concert exploration of the late works of composer Franz Schubert.
Apr
8
Sun
DANIELA LIEBMAN, PIANO
April 8, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
DANIELA LIEBMAN, PIANO @ The Auditorium at TSRI | San Diego | California | United States
Award-winning young Mexican pianist Daniela Liebman makes her La Jolla Music Society debut
Apr
14
Sat
SCHUBERT’S SWAN SONG II
April 14, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
SCHUBERT'S SWAN SONG II @ Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Curated by celebrated pianist Inon Barnatan, Schubert’s Swan Song is a 3-concert exploration of the late works of composer Franz Schubert.
Apr
28
Sat
THE JOEY ALEXANDER TRIO
April 28, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
THE JOEY ALEXANDER TRIO @ Balboa Theatre | San Diego | California | United States
A uniquely gifted young pianist from Bali, Joey Alexander makes his LJMS debut.
May
12
Sat
MARK MORRIS DANCE GROUP: PEPPERLAND @ Civic Theatre | San Diego | California | United States
Mark Morris Dance Group returns to San Diego with Pepperland, a unique tribute to the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.
May
18
Fri
JUHO POHJONEN
May 18, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
JUHO POHJONEN @ The Auditorium at TSRI | San Diego | California | United States
Celebrated Finnish pianist Juho Pohjonen concludes this season's Piano Series with Bach, Franck, Mozart and Schubert.
May
19
Sat
SCHUBERT’S SWAN SONG III
May 19, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
SCHUBERT'S SWAN SONG III @ Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall | San Diego | California | United States
Curated by celebrated pianist Inon Barnatan, Schubert’s Swan Song is a 3-concert exploration of the late works of composer Franz Schubert.