2015/16 Season Opening Night: Carlo Ponti & LAV
Carlo Ponti & the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra with special guest Soprano Stacey Tappan
Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 7:30pm
Don’t miss out on the excitement as the Theatre Raymond Kabbaz kicks off its’ 15th season in grand style on Saturday, September 26, 2015 with an exclusive performance featuring famed soprano Stacey Tappan and the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra conducted by Maestro Carlo Ponti in its’ Los Angeles debut.
The much anticipated evening will feature guest soprano Stacey Tappan and the Los Angeles debut of the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra led by Maestro Carlo Ponti, its’ founder and music director, showcasing popular Italian, French and Russian musical masterworks by Jules Massenet, Giuseppe Verdi, Antonio Vivaldi and Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky, among several others.
Reflecting it’s mission to serve as a catalyst in reaffirming, advocating and supporting music education in schools and in the community, the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra, in partnership with Le Lycée Français de Los Angeles, will allocate all net profit from its’ subscription concerts at Theatre Raymond Kabbaz towards the advancement and support of music education programs in educational institutions, including Le Lycée Français of Los Angeles music Dept.
Additionally, the September 26th, 2015 performance will also mark the beginning of the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra’s 2015 – 2016 subscription concert series at the Theatre Raymond Kabbaz as its’ official orchestra-in-residence for the upcoming season.
The all-inclusive option includes access to all 3 Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra 2015 – 2016 performances at the Theatre on September 26th, 2015 (with pre-show reception), February 11th and May 12th, 2016.
Reception starts at 7pm. Show starts at 7:30pm.
TRK’s 2015/2016 Season Opening Night with the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra wishes to acknowledge the support of the Italian Institute in Los Angeles, Le Lycée Français de Los Angeles, and Festival Del Sole.
Individual tickets available here.
3 concert series package available here.
LOS ANGELES VIRTUOSI ORCHESTRA Pre-concert Lecture directed by M° Carlo Ponti on Friday, September 25, 2015 at the ITALIAN INSTITUTE.
Special pre-concert lecture for the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra’s inaugural performance and 2015/16 Season Opening night at the Theatre Raymond Kabbaz on September 26. Maestro Carlo Ponti and selected members of LAV will present a program that includes an overview of Italian musical masterpieces such Giuseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto and Antonio Vivaldi’s works.
More information here.