October 2014



  • London Philharmonic
    Saturday, October 11, 2014 8:00 PM
    The London Philharmonic and pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet open the Philharmonic Society's 2014-15 season with Dvorák’s The Noon Witch, Prokofiev’s Third Piano Concerto, and Tchaikovsky’s “Pathétique” Symphony.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $35.00 - $250.00
  • The Smetana Trio
    Saturday, October 18, 2014 8:00 PM
    The first Czech ensemble to win the BBC Music Magazine Award, the Smetana Trio is regarded as one of the foremost piano trios in the Czech Republic today. The trio performs a program of Suk, Martinu, Haas and Smetana.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: $38.00 - $48.00
  • Quatuor Mosaïques
    Thursday, October 30, 2014 8:00 PM
    Founded in 1987 by four members of Austria’s leading Baroque music ensemble Concentus Musicus Wien, string quartet Quatuor Mosaïques brings a distinctive quality to the Society’s chamber presentations, performing a program of Haydn, Beethoven, and Schubert on period instruments.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: $38.00 - $48.00
  • November 2014



  • Czech Philharmonic
    Tuesday, November 04, 2014 8:00 PM
    French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet teams up with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra in a salute to the orchestra’s Czech heritage with Janácek’s Taras Bulba, Liszt’s Piano Concerto No. 2 and Dvorák’s New World Symphony.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $35.00 - $250.00
  • Los Angeles Philharmonic with Gustavo Dudamel
    Sunday, November 23, 2014 3:00 PM
    Gustavo Dudamel returns with the LA Phil, bringing two organists--the talented Cameron Carpenter and the versatile Joanne Pearce Martin--for a singular afternoon of symphonic organ music, including the world premiere of a new symphonic work by Stephen Hartke.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $50.00 - $350.00
  • December 2014



  • Canadian Brass Holiday Concert
    Monday, December 15, 2014 8:00 PM
    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 unbeatable humor.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: $45.00 - $65.00
  • February 2015



  • Rotterdam Philharmonic
    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 8:00 PM
    Celebrated for the intense energy of its performances, the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and critically acclaimed French pianist Hélène Grimaud, conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin, perform Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony and Brahms’ challenging Piano Concerto No. 1.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $30.00 - $250.00
  • Kronos Quartet
    Saturday, February 21, 2015 8:00 PM
    San Francisco-based Kronos Quartet, renowned for commissioning and performing new and contemporary works, stands true to its legacy with a program of contemporary music, including a new work by Philip Glass.
    Location:
    Irvine Barclay Theatre
    Pricing: $38.00 - $48.00
  • Venice Baroque Orchestra
    Saturday, February 28, 2015 8:00 PM
    The Venice Baroque Orchestra returns with Grammy-nominated Israeli mandolinist Avi Avital, the first mandolin player to receive a Grammy nomination in the “Best Instrumental Soloist” category for his recording of Avner Dorman’s Mandolin Concerto.
    Location:
    Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
    Pricing: $30.00 - $250.00
  • 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
  • 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



  • 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: $38.00 - $48.00
  • 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



  • 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 Beethoven, Stravinsky, Ÿsaÿe, Debussy, 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: $38.00 - $48.00