Cost: $50 per person, includes hors d’oeuvres and wine.
?Festival Feast: Fine Wine, Dine and Music, Sponsored by Claes Restaurant, 5:30 p.m. Jan. 22, Claes restaurant, Hotel Laguna, 425 S. Coast Hwy.
Enjoy a gourmet dinner with wine pairings at Claes Restaurant and VIP seating at the opening concert, “The Romantic Cello,” see below. $165 includes dinner, concert, and shuttle.
?”The Romantic Cello:” 8 p.m Jan. 22, Laguna Beach Artists’ Theatre, 650 Park Ave.
Lynn Harrell, cello; Victor Asunción, piano; string quartet from Colburn School of Music will play Debussy, Stravinsky, Beethoven and Boccerini.
?“The Cello In Brazil, Broadway and Beyond,” 8 p.m. Jan. 24, Artists’ Theatre, 650 Park Ave.
Lynn Harrell, cello; Victor Asunción, piano; UCI Piano Trio; Frances Young, soprano; Cello octet comprised of LA-area professional cellists and cello performance students perform pieces from Bernstein to Ravel.
?“The Captivating Cello & Friends,” 3 p.m Jan. 25, Artists’ Theatre, 650 Park Ave.
Lynn Harrell, cello; Victor Asunción, piano; string quartet from Colburn School of Music play Bach, Berg and Schubert.
?Los Angeles Philharmonic, 8 p.m. Jan. 23, at Renee & Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Costa Mesa.
Stravinsky, Khachaturian and Rachmaninoff.
Adults: $35 for center orchestra and center sides; $30 for rear orchestra and far sides; students (21 and younger), $15.
Special offers available at www.Philharmonic Society.org
Observe the young musicians as they hone their musical expression and technique with Lynn Harrell.
Questions encouraged. Jan. 20 through Jan. 22; times to be posted on Jan. 19 at the Hotel Laguna, 425 S. Coast Hwy.
Listen to the artists as they prepare for a concert.
Jan. 22 and Jan. 25
Times to be posted Jan. 19 at the Artists’ Theatre, 625 Park Ave.
School Outreach Programs
? 8:45 to 11 a.m. Jan. 20 at Thurston Middle School
? 11 a.m. Jan. 20 at Top of the World Elementary School
? 8:15 to 10:15 a.m. Jan. 21, PTA Coffee Break, Surf & Sand Hotel.
? 1 to 3 p.m. Jan. 21, Master Class, UCI