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-Concert Talk: Upbeat Live
With Christopher Russell – 1pm
Enhance your concert experience with a pre-concert talk starting at 1pm. 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.

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