Saturday, August 13
Royce Hall in Westwood
5:30pm: Cocktail reception and silent auction in the West Lobby
7:00pm: A SALUTE TO SONDHEIM with Guest Artist JOHN HOLIDAY
9:00pm: Dinner & Voice Awards under the stars on the West Terrace
A lively reception preceded, and an al-fresco dinner under the stars followed a spectacular concert as the Chorus performed Stephen Sondheim’s masterworks from Sweeney Todd, Company, A Little Night Music, West Side Story, Follies, Sunday in the Park with George, and Gypsy! Also on the program was the Los Angeles premiere of Songs of the Phoenix, a major new work led by Grammy and Tony-nominated composer Andrew Lippa (I Am Harvey Milk) with songs from amazing and diverse major artists: Ty Defoe, Alexandra Elle, Siedah Garrett, Joriah Kwamé, Patrick and Daniel Lazour, Melissa Li, Ingrid Michaelson, Stephen Schwartz, Stephen Sondheim, Diana Syrse and Kit Yan. A musical event and gala evening not to be missed!
Your support helps GMCLA provide support and inspiration through the power of our music as we extend our reach into the community with our Alive Program in Los Angeles high schools. Reaching over 75,000 students in Southern California, (AMP) is our in-school choral performances and intensive lessons, music education, anti-bullying and the sharing important and impactful stories from our diverse member-singers.