Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.

This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.

Arts and Entertainment

Classical Pick of the Week: A Various Grouping

Stories like these are only possible with your help!
You have the power to keep local news strong for the coming months. Your financial support today keeps our reporters ready to meet the needs of our city. Thank you for investing in your community.
5b2c5d5c4488b300092818a9-original.jpg

Slim pickings to choose from this Thanksgiving week and that makes it hard to choose just one. Friday through Sunday, the LA Phil will be playing Brahms' "Double Concerto" and Dvorák's killer Symphony No. 9 "From the New World," while the LA Opera opens two shows that will play on alternating dates: Don Giovanni and La Boheme. Tonight at Sundays Live, the free concert at LACMA, is Franz Schubert's "Quintet in C Major, D. 956" (next week, The California String Quarter will be playing).

Though, this does seem to be a week for concerts at universities. USC Thornton Contemporary Music Ensemble plays on Tuesday, as well as the CSULB Woodwind Chamber Music and CSULA Chamber Music.

Also...
Last Sunday's pick of the week is tonight (we wanted to give some advance warning).

Support for LAist comes from

Photo by The Blackbird via Flickr