Britten & Strauss

It’s an extraordinary evening of two famed opera composers’ radiant non-operatic music!


  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Simone Young conductor
  • Michael Slattery tenor
  • Andrew Bain horn

About This Performance

Extraordinary Australian conductor Simone Young leads exhilarating music by two famed opera composers. Our brilliant Principal Horn shares the spotlight for Britten’s Serenade, a masterwork that matches incisive poetry with spot-on musical settings.

Pre and Post-Concert Events:

Pre-Concert: Drinks in the Garden, 6:30pm
Come early on select Friday nights and enjoy complimentary drinks and a unique view of the DTLA skyline from the Garden. Then head over to the Upbeat Live pre-concert talk in BP Hall (select nights only).
Pre-Concert Talk: Upbeat Live
With Christopher Russell – 7pm
Enhance your concert experience with a pre-concert talk starting at 7pm. Upbeat Live provides historical and cultural context for many concerts, featuring engaging speakers, audio examples, and special guests. These events are free to ticket holders and are held in BP Hall, on the second floor, accessible after your ticket is scanned. 
Post-Concert: CODA
After the show, meet up with other music enthusiasts in their 20s and 30s for a special after-partyJoin CODA today!
Please note: pre-concert events are subject to cancellation due to weather conditions.


Programs, artists, dates, prices and availability subject to change.