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World-Class Orchestra Announces Next Year’s Exciting Summer Line-Up Beginning June 28, 2014

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August 26, 2013 – It was a Cal Phil weekend full of awe-inspiring performances, music magic and a string of standing ovations that marked the conclusion of another successful summer season for the world-class orchestra and the building excitement for next year’s series.  

The spectacular season finale, Les Miz and Bernstein, attracted record numbers at both Festival on the Green at Santa Anita Race Track on Saturday August 24, 2013 and at Walt Disney Concert Hall on Sunday August 25. 

Randal Keith and Melissa Lyons Caldretti, stars of Les Miserables on Broadway and the National Tour, along with the Cal Phil Chorale, joined the acclaimed orchestra in an inspired selection of highlights from Les Miz, songs from Leonard Bernstein’s classics Candide and Wonderful Town and the stirring orchestral Symphonic Dances from West Side Story.

Commanding the podium with his singular style, an emotional Maestro Victor Vener expressed his gratitude to orchestra members, special guests and the audience for making this season such a resounding success and hinted of what to look forward to during Cal Phil’s 2014 summer season.

As always, the 2014 series will take place every other weekend, Saturday evenings at Festival on the Green at Santa Anita race Track and Sunday afternoons at Walt Disney Concert Hall. 

The buzz is already building for Cal Phil’s 2014 summer season:

June 28, 2014 and June 29, 2014

John Williams and Friends

1812 Overture, Carmina Burana, Star Wars, E.T., Jaws, Schindler’s List, Saving Private Ryan, Jurassic Park

 

 

July 12, 2014 and July 14, 2014

Cowboys and Copeland

The Cowboy’s Overture, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, The Magnificent Seven, How The West Was Won, Billy The Kid, El Salon Mexico

 

July 26, 2014 and July 27, 2014

Magic, Fantasy and Adventure

The Lion King, Beauty and The Beast, The Little Mermaid, Sorcerer’s Apprentice, Firebird Suite

 

August 9, 2014 and August 10, 2014

Movie Masterpieces

Pirates Of The Caribbean, Star Trek, The Red Violin, Titanic, Game Of Thrones, Brahms’ 1st Symphony, from Die Hard, Saint-Saens’ Organ Symphony, from Babe

 

August 23, 2014 and August 24, 2014

Broadway and Bolero 

Chicago, Evita, Cats, Bolero, Espana, Concierto de Aranjuez

 

For more information and purchase tickets, please visit www.calphil.org

 

 

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