Music
Guest Composer, Conductor Frank Ticheli To Begin Residency at Pasadena City College

Graham Lindsey. Photo credit Wavelength Media Pasadena City College welcomes award-winning composer and conductor Frank Ticheli as its 2015 Artist in Residence. Made possible through PCC’s Pamela L. Girard Guest Artist/Master Class Series, Ticheli’s residency runs from March 18 to 19 with a series of on-campus workshops and rehearsals. The conductor’s stay culminates with a concert featuring PCC students on March 20 at 8 p.m.…

Award-winning AlmaNova Duo at South Pasadena Public Library’s Restoration Concerts

The award-winning AlmaNova, an innovative flute and guitar duo, will present an eclectic program of chamber music in the Community Room of the South Pasadena Public Library. The duo will present: Andante & Scherzo from…

Angeles Chorale Celebrates 40th with Performance of Dvorak’s Stabat Mater

If John Sutton, Artistic Director of the Angeles Chorale, were asked which facet of Antonin Dvorak’s masterwork, Stabat Mater, resonated within him more – the composition’s beauty or the moving human story behind it –…

Pasadena Symphony Presents Beethoven Pastoral Symphony No. 6 with Nicholas McGegan

Nicholas McGegan (l) and Geneva Lewis (r). Photo courtesy Pasadena Symphony & Pops Experience Beethoven’s love of nature with Nicholas McGegan as your guide with the Pasadena Symphony’s performance of Beethoven’s “Pastoral” Symphony No. 6…

Colburn School to Host New Steinway Piano Competition During 2015 Music Academy Piano Festival

2014 Colburn Piano Festival The 2014 Colburn School Music Academy Piano Festival event The first Steinway Concerto Competition will be held on July 18, 2015 as the culminating event of the fifth annual Colburn School…

Music Events

Thursday, March 05 - 7:00 pm La Canada High School Spring Festival Concert

Friday, March 20 - 8:00 pm John M CD Release Concert

Sunday, March 22 - 10:00 am Olympus Choir Choral Concert

Friday, March 06

PUSD Secondary Music Festival Celebrates National Arts Education Month

PUSD music programs will be trumpeted in March celebrating National Arts Education Month. The PUSD All-District Secondary Music Festivals will be held on March 5th…

Sunday, March 08

The Caltech-Occidental Symphony Presents its Winter Concert

The Caltech-Occidental Symphony, directed by Allen Robert Gross, featuring David Asher Brown as guest conductor and pianist Jonathan Liu presents its winter concert. These events…

Tuesday, March 17

Camerata Pacifica’s March Program Explores Music of the Night

Gustav Klimt, The Kiss. Photo courtesy Camerata Pacifica How brilliantly the universe is gleaming… It casts a luminosity upon everything.” – Richard Dehmel Camerata Pacifica’s…

Friday, March 20

CD Release Concert of American Singer/Songwriter John M at Fremont Centre Theatre

John M invites the public to celebrate the release of his sixth CD: “M-VI” at Fremont Centre Theatre on Friday, March 20 at 8:00 p.m.…

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Children Who Live at Pasadena Charity Hillsides Write Original Song and Create Music Video

Singer-songwriter Jenni Alpert works with a child at Hillsides during the recording of an original song, “You Are Not Alone.” “I want to give you hope. I want to give you love. You are not alone.” These words are part of the chorus of an original song, “You Are Not Alone,” co-written and performed by 10 children from Hillsides residential program with local singer-songwriter Jenni Alpert. The song can be heard here: https://soundcloud.com/jennialpertmusic/you-are-not-alone. The children, ranging in age from 10 to 17, worked for months on the song and an accompanying music video as part of a “My Purpose Party,…

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