The San Gabriel Mountains will come alive with the glorious sounds of music when Cal Phil presents Rodgers, Hammerstein, and Gershwin during Festival on the Green at Santa Anita Race Track, Saturday, Aug. 10. Then, on Sunday, Aug. 11, the magic continues at the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
Joining the world-class orchestra during this highly-anticipated concert, marking the fourth of the series, are “back by popular demand” special guests, Broadway sensations Kim Huber and James Barbour as well as mesmerizing piano virtuoso Bryan Pezzone.
The evening begins with Gershwin’s An American in Paris, followed by his Jazz Age masterpiece Rhapsody in Blue and continues with some of the most popular moments from such Rodgers and Hammerstein smash shows as Oklahoma!, The Sound of Music, South Pacific, and Carousel.
Gates open on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. for pre-concert dining, plus live jazz, a host of pre-concert family friendly activities. Gourmet dining options include a full bar. Concerts begin at 7:30 p.m.
For those who prefer an indoor concert experience, Cal Phil performs Sunday matinees at the incomparable Walt Disney Concert Hall. Celebrating its 10th anniversary at Los Angeles’ premier music venue, Cal Phil at Walt Disney Concert Hall performances start at 2 p.m., with the popular pre-concert Talks with the Maestro beginning at 1 p.m.
To purchase tickets for Festival on the Green at Santa Anita Race Track, call (626) 300-8200 or visit calphil.org.
Tickets for Cal Phil at Walt Disney Concert Hall are available for purchase through Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000 or online at ticketmaster.com.