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2017-18 Season Performances

Maestro Wachs carefully programs each season with a commitment to new music and commissions alongside traditional repertory favorites.

Performances take place at the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall and Chapman’s historic Memorial Hall.

2017-18 season highlights include:
  • • A fairy tale, Humperdinck’s opera Hansel & Gretel
  • • Gershwin’s masterpiece, An American in Paris
  • • A Russian revolution: Shostakovich’s monumental Symphony No. 11, The Year 1905

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Concerts Open to the Public
Hansel & Gretel
Saturday, December 9, 2017, 2pm
Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

Third Annual Family Concert

HUMPERDINCK: Scenes from Hansel and Gretel (performed in English, semi-staged, 50 minutes)

Tickets start at $15, and are available online at, or at the Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall box office on the day of the concert.

An American in Paris
Sunday, March 11, 2018, 4pm
Musco Center for the Arts

GERSHWIN: An American in Paris

Ticket information to be announced.

The Year 1905
Sunday, May 13, 2018, 4pm
Musco Center for the Arts

SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 11 in G minor, Op. 103 (The Year 1905)

Tickets: $10 General Admission / $5 Students and Seniors

Concerts for Fifth Graders
Part of the Philharmonic Society of Orange County's nationally recognized youth music education programs, Concerts for Fifth Graders take place at the Renée & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Segerstrom Center for the Arts.

Each performance date has two sessions (9:45 AM and 11:00 AM).

Day #1: Monday, February 12, 2018
Day #2: Friday, March 9, 2018
Day #3: Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Day #4: Thursday, March 29, 2018

Limited tickets available by invitation only.

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