March 2015



  • State Symphony Orchestra of México
    Thursday, March 05, 2015 8:00 PM
    Commemorating the 40th anniversary of its inaugural tour of the United States, the State Symphony Orchestra of México performs two works by Mexican composer Manuel María Ponce, along with Rimsky-Korsakov’s Russian Easter Festival Overture and Borodin’s Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $30.00 - $250.00
  • "A Nowruz Celebration” feat. Kayhan Kalhor & Shujaat Khan
    Eclectic Orange
    Tuesday, March 17, 2015 8:00 PM
    In this musical celebration of Nowruz (Persian New Year), Grammy-nominated artists Kayhan Kalhor and Shujaat Husain Khan reunite to perform their unique blend of Indian and Persian classical music.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: $30.00 - $100.00
  • Jake Shimabukuro, ukulele
    Eclectic Orange
    Sunday, March 22, 2015 7:00 PM
    Ukulele wonder Jake Shimabukuro is bringing his lightning-fast fingers and revolutionary playing techniques to Orange County.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $20.00 - $120.00
  • Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano
    Monday, March 23, 2015 8:00 PM
    For the first time in six years, classical music superstar Cecilia Bartoli returns to Orange County for a recital performance featuring works from her best-selling program, “Sacrificium."
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $50.00 - $150.00
  • London Symphony Orchestra
    Saturday, March 28, 2015 3:00 PM
    An all-star cast hits Segerstrom Center for the Arts when London’s oldest symphony orchestra makes its triumphant return to Orange County. Grammy Award-winning conductor Michael Tilson Thomas leads the London Symphony Orchestra and world-renowned pianist Yuja Wang.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $50.00 - $350.00
  • April 2015



  • Zakir Hussain's Pulse of the World
    Eclectic Orange
    Wednesday, April 01, 2015 8:00 PM
    Legendary tabla virtuoso Zakir Hussain brings his groundbreaking new project Pulse of the World: Celtic Connections to Costa Mesa as part of its first North American tour.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $20.00 - $110.00
  • An Evening with Garrison Keillor
    Eclectic Orange
    Monday, April 13, 2015 8:00 PM
    In a very special evening, audiences will have an opportunity to see the personal side of Garrison Keillor, master storyteller and host of the wildly popular A Prairie Home Companion (NPR).
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $40.00 - $150.00
  • Takács Quartet with Marc-André Hamelin
    Sunday, April 19, 2015 3:00 PM
    The only string quartet to be inducted into Gramophone’s first Hall of Fame, the Grammy Award-winning Takács Quartet returns with virtuoso pianist Marc-André Hamelin in a matinee performance of Haydn, Debussy, and Franck.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: $35.00 - $45.00
  • Vespers of 1610
    Friday, April 24, 2015 8:00 PM
    One of the towering works of the Baroque period, Monteverdi's monumental choral masterpiece Vespers of 1610 was a pioneering work for its time, integrating secular musical ideas into religious music.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $30.00 - $250.00
  • L'Orfeo
    Saturday, April 25, 2015 8:00 PM
    Written in 1607, Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo has the distinction of being the earliest surviving opera still regularly performed. Based on the Greek legend of Orpheus, L’Orfeo tells the story of Orpheus’ descent to the underworld and his unsuccessful attempt to bring his bride Eurydice back to life.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $30.00 - $250.00
  • May 2015



  • 2015 House of Design
    House, Committee Event
    Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:00 AM-Sunday, May 31, 2015 4:00 PM
    Located in the the exclusive community of Shady Canyon, the 2015 Philharmonic House of Design is a 15,000 sq. ft. estate in Orange County's premier, guard-gated golf community.
    Location:
    Philharmonic House of Design
    Pricing: Special Event
  • Ray Chen, violin
    Tuesday, May 12, 2015 8:00 PM
    Chosen as one of the Los Angeles Times’ 2013 Faces to Watch, rising star violinist Ray Chen returns to Orange County for his highly anticipated debut recital in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall with a program of Brahms, Stravinsky, Pärt, Schubert, and Ravel.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $20.00 - $150.00
  • Mark Morris - Dido and Aeneas
    Mark Morris Dance Group
    Friday, May 15, 2015 8:00 PM
    The Mark Morris Dance Group performs its highly acclaimed production Dido and Aeneas, a dance adaptation of Purcell’s 1689 opera of the same name which is based on Virgil’s epic poem, the Aeneid.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: $35.00 - $100.00
  • Mark Morris - Dido and Aeneas
    Mark Morris Dance Group
    Saturday, May 16, 2015 8:00 PM
    The Mark Morris Dance Group performs its highly acclaimed production Dido and Aeneas, a dance adaptation of Purcell’s 1689 opera of the same name which is based on Virgil’s epic poem, the Aeneid.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: $35.00 - $100.00
  • Carl St.Clair Tribute
    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 8:00 PM
    This special tribute concert, featuring members of the Pacific Symphony, honors Orange County conductor Carl St.Clair, who celebrates his 25th season as music director of the Pacific Symphony.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: $35.00 - $45.00
  • October 2015



  • Lang Lang in recital
    Saturday, October 17, 2015 8:00 PM
    Internationally acclaimed pianist Lang Lang makes his first recital appearance in Orange County in seven years performing Bach, Tchaikovsky, and the four Chopin Scherzi.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: Special Event
  • November 2015



  • Danish String Quartet
    Sunday, November 01, 2015 3:00 PM
    The Danish String Quartet makes its Orange County debut performing a contemporary work by Thomas Adés alongside classical masterworks by Haydn and Beethoven.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: Special Event
  • Flamenco Fire
    Eclectic Orange
    Thursday, November 19, 2015 8:00 PM
    One of Spain’s longest-standing and most distinguished groups devoted to the art of flamenco, the Compañia Flamenca José Porcel, brings a program celebrating the fire and passion of this colorful dance form.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: Special Event
  • December 2015



  • Anonymous 4
    The Farewell Tour
    Saturday, December 05, 2015 8:00 PM
    In its final performances after nearly three decades, a cappella quartet Anonymous 4 makes its last Orange County appearance.
    Location:
    Saint Paul's Greek Orthodox Church
    Pricing: Special Event
  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
    Sunday, December 13, 2015 3:00 PM
    The LA Phil's annual visit to OC features two-time Grammy-winning American violinist Hilary Hahn as soloist in Vieuxtemps’ Violin Concerto No. 4 in D minor, Op. 31, conducted by the young Lithuanian conductor Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: Special Event
  • The Holidays with Canadian Brass
    Monday, December 21, 2015 8:00 PM
    Back by popular demand! Celebrate the holidays with the internationally renowned, award-winning Canadian Brass performing seasonal favorites, holiday classics, and brass standards in an entertaining evening of virtuosic playing and heartwarming humor.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: Special Event
  • January 2016



  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
    Silent Film & Medieval Sound by The Orlando Consort
    Saturday, January 16, 2016 8:00 PM
    Singing music from the lifetime of Joan of Arc, The Orlando Consort creates a stunning soundtrack to Carl Theodor Dreyer’s monumental 1928 silent film biography of the saint and martyr.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: Special Event
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
    Wednesday, January 20, 2016 8:00 PM
    Grammy Award-winning violinist and conductor Pinchas Zukerman leads the London-based Royal Philharmonic in an all-Mozart program.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: Special Event
  • February 2016



  • Tetzlaff Trio
    Friday, February 19, 2016 8:00 PM
    Following the release of its recording of the three Brahms piano trios in spring 2015, the Tetzlaff Trio offers an evening of Romantic chamber repertoire.
    Location:
    Samueli Theater
    Pricing: Special Event
  • Russian National Orchestra
    Wednesday, February 24, 2016 8:00 PM
    Conducted by Mikhail Pletnev, the Russian National Orchestra celebrates 25 years as one of Russia’s leading ensembles and one of the world’s top orchestras (Gramophone, 2008) with a Russian program, featuring soloist Yuja Wang.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: Special Event
  • March 2016



  • Academy of St Martin in the Fields
    Monday, March 07, 2016 8:00 PM
    Grammy Award-winning virtuoso violinist Joshua Bell returns with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields for a program of Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky, Ligeti and Beethoven.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: Special Event
  • Meccorre String Quartet
    Sunday, March 13, 2016 3:00 PM
    Praised by renowned pianist Alfred Brendel as “an outstanding young ensemble,” the Meccore String Quartet makes its Orange County debut with a program of Haydn, Ligeti and Beethoven.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: Special Event
  • Polish Baltic Philharmonic
    Tuesday, March 15, 2016 8:00 PM
    The Polish Baltic Philharmonic Orchestra performs an all-Beethoven program, including the exhilarating Egmont Overture, Piano Concerto No. 5, and the famed Fifth Symphony.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: Special Event
  • April 2016



  • Julie Albers and Orion Weiss
    Sunday, April 03, 2016 3:00 PM
    The duo of cellist Julie Albers and pianist Orion Weiss presents a program of Janácek, Poulenc and Beethoven.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: Special Event
  • Tango, Song and Dance
    Eclectic Orange
    Saturday, April 16, 2016 8:00 PM
    Premiered at the Kennedy Center last year, “Tango, Song and Dance” is a program of Spanish-themed music built around André Previn’s three-part piece of the same name, featuring pianist Joyce Yang, violinist Augustin Hadelich and classical guitarist Pablo Sainz-Villegas.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: Special Event
  • eighth blackbird
    Sunday, April 24, 2016 3:00 PM
    A new work, entitled Hand Eye, brings together a musical dream team of multi-Grammy Award-winning chamber ensemble eighth blackbird and superstar composer sextet Sleeping Giant.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: Special Event
  • May 2016



  • New York Philharmonic
    Tuesday, May 03, 2016 8:00 PM
    An exclusive Southern California engagement, the New York Philharmonic, led by Music Director Alan Gilbert, performs works by two of the most important and representative composers of the Romantic era: Brahms and Schumann.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: Special Event
  • Camera Lucida
    Sunday, May 08, 2016 3:00 PM
    San Diego-based chamber group Camera Lucida performs a program of early Romantic chamber works by Schubert, Schumann and Mendelssohn.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: Special Event
  • Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
    Tuesday, May 10, 2016 8:00 PM
    Nicholas McGegan conducts the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in the Southern California premiere of a recently discovered serenata by Alessandro Scarlatti, La Gloria di Primavera.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: Special Event
  • Yo-Yo Ma in recital
    Saturday, May 14, 2016 8:00 PM
    One of classical music’s most celebrated artists, multi-Grammy Award-winning superstar cellist Yo-Yo Ma returns to Orange County for a recital accompanied by longtime collaborator Kathryn Stott.
    Location:
    Segerstrom Hall
    Pricing: Special Event
  • Garrick Ohlsson in recital
    Thursday, May 26, 2016 8:00 PM
    Pianist Garrick Ohlsson closes out the Philharmonic Society’s 2015-16 season with a Romantic recital program showcasing his musical mastery.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: Special Event