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  • MUSIC & ARTISTIC DIRECTOR GUSTAVO DUDAMEL AND THE LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC BEGIN THE 2017/18 SEASON AT WALT DISNEY CONCERT HALL WITH THE MUSIC OF MOZART
  • Aug. 3, 2017
  • Pianists Yefim Bronfman and Yuja Wang, along with Vocalists Anna Prohaska and Tim Mead, Join Dudamel and the LA Phil for

    All-Mozart Opening Night Concert

    Mozart 1791 Concerts Highlight the Music from Mozart’s Final Year

    Tickets On Sale Sunday, August 6

    WHAT:

    Los Angeles Philharmonic Music & Artistic Director Gustavo Dudamel and the orchestra begin the 2017/18 season at Walt Disney Concert Hall with music from throughout Mozart’s illustrious career.  

    The LA Phil’s Opening Night Concert & Gala on Tuesday, September 26, at 7pm, highlights Mozart’s early works, starting from his time in Salzburg right up to when he left for Vienna. Pianists Yefim Bronfman and Yuja Wang, as well as vocalists Anna Prohaska and Tim Mead, join Dudamel and the LA Phil for this program.

    The Opening Night Concert is followed by Mozart 1791, a series of concerts featuring music from Mozart’s prolific final year. Concerts will include the last piano concerto, the Clarinet Concerto, selections from The Magic Flute and other works from the last year of his life.    

    PROGRAM DETAILS:

    Opening Night Concert & Gala

    Tuesday, September 26, at 7 PM

    Los Angeles Philharmonic
    Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
    Yefim Bronfman and Yuja Wang, pianos
    Anna Prohaska, soprano
    Tim Mead, countertenor 

    All-Mozart Program    

    Symphony No. 1 in E-flat major, K. 16
    “Discede crudelis” from Apollo et Hyacinthus, K. 38
    Exsultate jubilate, K. 165
    Double Piano Concerto in E-flat major, K. 365

    Proceeds from the LA Phil Gala support our education programs, bringing the joy of music and music-making into the lives of 150,000 children and families each year.

    Mozart 1791

    Friday, September 29, at 11 AM
    Saturday, September 30, at 8 PM
    Sunday, October 1, at 2 PM

    Los Angeles Philharmonic
    Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
    Javier Perianes, piano
    J’Nai Bridges, mezzo-soprano
    Paul Appleby, tenor
    Los Angeles Master Chorale
    Grant Gershon, artistic director

    All-Mozart Program

    Overture to La clemenza di Tito, K. 621        
    Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat major, K. 595
    “Parto, parto, ma tu, ben mio,” from La clemenza di Tito, K. 621
    Laut verkünde unsre Freude, K. 623
    Ave verum corpus, K. 618

    Tuesday, October 3, at 8 PM

    Members of the Los Angeles Philharmonic
    Martin Fröst, guest clarinet

    All-Mozart Program

    Sonata for Bassoon and Cello in B-flat major, K. 292
    Divertimento No. 17 in D major, K. 334
    Quintet in E-flat for piano and winds, K. 452
    String Quintet No. 6 in E-flat major, K. 614

    Thursday, October 5, at 8 PM
    Friday, October 6, at 8 PM
    Saturday, October 7, at 8 PM
    Sunday, October 8, at 2 PM

    Los Angeles Philharmonic
    Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
    Martin Fröst, clarinet
    Julia Bullock, Pamina
    Paul Appleby, Tamino
    Elliot Madore, Papageno
    Vanessa Becerra, Papagena
    Jessica Pratt, Queen of the Night
    additional artists to be announced

    All-Mozart Program

    Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622
    Selections from The Magic Flute, K. 620

    WHERE:

    WALT DISNEY CONCERT HALL
    111 S. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles

    HOW TO PURCHASE:

    Tickets for the Los Angeles Philharmonic’s Opening Night Concert and all Mozart 1791 concerts go on sale Sunday, August 6. Single tickets for the Los Angeles Philharmonic’s 2017/18 season at Walt Disney Concert Hall go on sale Sunday, August 27. To purchase, please visit LAPhil.com or the Walt Disney Concert Hall Box Office. To order by phone with credit card, please call the Walt Disney Concert Hall Box Office at 323.850.2000. For more information, please call 323.850.2000.

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  • contact:

    Sophie Jefferies, 213.972.3422, sjefferies@laphil.org