FEBRUARY 2017

    Sunday, February 5, 2017
    True North
    MiraCosta College
    1 Barnard Drive
    Oceanside, CA 92056
    Friday, February 24, 2017
    True North: Kirkwood Vocal Jazz Festival
    Kirkwood Community College
    6301 Kirkwood Blvd. SW
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

MARCH 2017

    Friday, March 10, 2017, 7:30pm, $6 general admission
    True North: SCVA Vocal Jazz and Acapella Festival
    Valencia High School
    27801 N. Dickason Dr.
    Valencia 91355
    (661) 294-1188
    To purchase tickets online, visit http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2708516.
    Sunday, March 26, 2017, 7pm
    LAMC: Stravinsky’s Les Noces
    Walt Disney Concert Hall
    111 South Grand Avenue
    Los Angeles, CA 90012
    (213) 972-7282
    Join us to celebrate composer John Adams' 70th birthday with a performance of Stravinsky's raucous Les Noces (The Wedding) and the premiere of new piano transcriptions of Adams choruses from his acclaimed works "The Gospel According to the Other Mary," "The Death of Klinghoffer," "Doctor Atomic," "A Flowering Tree," and "Nixon in China." With 115 singers, 4 soloists, 4 pianists, & 4 grand pianos, this will be a HUGE musical celebration you won't want to miss. For more details, visit lamasterchorale.org.

APRIL 2017

    Saturday, April 8, 2017, 8:30pm, $22 - $28
    with Manny Moka & The Band On Fire
    Angelica's
    863 Main St
    Redwood City, CA 94063
    Sharmila sits in on a couple of tunes with Manny Moka & The Band On Fire.
    Sunday, April 23, 2017, 4pm, $20
    Sharmila G. Lash & Anne Sajdera "Songs for, by, and about Women"
    Piedmont Piano Company
    1728 San Pablo Ave.
    Oakland, CA 94612
    (510) 547-8188
    Sharmila G. Lash and pianist Anne Sajdera share the stage for the first time in an afternoon concert featuring jazz arrangements of songs for, by, and about women. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Planned Parenthood of Northern California.

MAY 2017

    Sunday, May 7, 2017, 7pm & 9pm, $20
    with Manny Moka & The Band On Fire
    Biscuits and Blues
    401 Mason St
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    Sharmila sits in on a couple of tunes with Manny Moka & The Band On Fire.
    Saturday, May 20, 2017, 8pm (Berkeley, CA)
    Sunday, May 21, 2017, 4pm (San Francisco, CA)
    Volti: The Journey Continues
    Volti closes our 38th season of “singing without a net” with a concert featuring the works of British visionary Joby Talbot, Danish elder statesman Per Nørgård, and three bright young American composers: Ted Hearne, Tonia Ko, and Jack Hughes. For more details, visit volti.org.

      Saturday, May 20, 2017, 8pm Buy Tickets
      First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley
      2407 Dana Street
      Berkeley, CA 94704

      Sunday, May 21, 2017, 4pm Buy Tickets
      St. Mark's Lutheran Church
      1111 O'Farrell Street
      San Francisco, CA 94109

JUNE 2017

    Saturday, June 17, 2017, 2 pm
    Sunday, June 18, 2017, 6 pm (Gala performance)
    LAMC: Lux Aeterna (20th Anniversary)
    Walt Disney Concert Hall
    111 South Grand Avenue
    Los Angeles, CA 90012
    (213) 972-7282
    LA Master Chorale presents a special anniversary performance of Morten Lauridsen’s immortal Lux Aeterna with orchestra, plus iconic music from some of LA’s most influential composers, including a world premiere by Artist-in-Residence, Eric Whitacre. For more details, visit lamasterchorale.org.

JULY 2017

    Thursday, July 13, 2017, 8pm
    Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 8pm
    LAMC with LAPhil: Beethoven's Ninth with Dudamel
    Hollywood Bowl
    2301 N Highland Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90068
    (323) 850-2000
    The LA Master Chorale sing Beethven's 9th Symphony. Dudamel’s all-consuming love of music drives him to invest every note with meaning and new life. Don’t miss it when he leads Beethoven’s epic Ninth Symphony, the first piece he performed as Music Director of the LA Phil. For more info and to purchase tickets, visit hollywoodbowl.com.
    Monday, July 31, 2017, 7:30pm, $10 general admission
    LAMC with NY Philharmonic
    La Playa Stadium, Santa Barbara City College
    721 Cliff Dr.
    Santa Barbara, CA 93109
    The LA Master Chorale joins the New York Philharmonic in a performance of Beethoven's 9th Symphony at Music Academy of the West's 70th Anniversary Community Concert, closing with a stunnnig fireworks display over the ocean. For more info and to purchase tickets, visit musicacademy.org.

AUGUST 2017

    Thursday, August 24, 2017, 8pm
    LAMC with LAPhil: Dudamel and Mozart's Requiem
    Hollywood Bowl
    2301 N Highland Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90068
    (323) 850-2000
    Gustavo conducts a very special night of choral classics, beginning with Adams’ transporting settings of John Donne and Emily Dickinson. Then, the Requiem everybody knows and loves – which has inspired so many stories and speculation – yields its power and beauty. Not to be missed! For more info and to purchase tickets, visit hollywoodbowl.com.

SEPTEMBER 2017

    Monday, September 4, 2017 , 3pm
    Labor Day BBQ/Concert: Ryan Walsh + Equivoce
    Open Door United Methodist Church
    6226 Arlington Blvd
    Richmond, CA 94805
    Classical guitarist Ryan Walsh joins us from Portland, and vocal ensemble Equivoce makes their debut performance! Equivoce are Yuhi Aizawa Combatti (soprano), Colby Smith (soprano), Sharmila G. Lash (alto), Tim Silva (tenor), and Peter Dennis (bass). Come early for a Labor Day BBQ, and some excellent music in a casual setting. Bring a side dish to share, something to grill, or just yourself!
    **This is an alcohol-free event** BBQ starts at 1:00pm // MUSIC at 3:00pm For more details, visit the facebook event page
    Saturday, September 23, 2017, 2pm
    Sunday, September 24, 2017, 7pm
    LAMC: Carmina Burana
    Walt Disney Concert Hall
    111 South Grand Avenue
    Los Angeles, CA 90012
    (213) 972-7282
    It’s a celebratory start to the season with Leonard Bernstein’s hope-filled Chichester Psalms in honor of the composer’s centenary, paired with Carl Orff’s rollicking Carmina Burana. For more details, visit lamasterchorale.org.

OCTOBER 2017

    Friday, October 13, 2017 12:30pm
    True North: Upland High School Vocal Jazz Festival
    Upland High School Auditorium
    565 W 11th St.
    Upland, CA 91786
    True North returns to Upland High School as the guest artist for their Vocal Jazz Festival. True North are Katie Campbell (soprano), Sharmila G. Lash (alto), Fletcher Sheridan (tenor), and Matt Falker (bass). They will be joined by John Storie (guitar), Ron Suffredini (bass), and Sammy K (drums).
    Sunday, October 29, 2017, 7pm
    LAMC: Día de Los Muertos
    Walt Disney Concert Hall
    111 South Grand Avenue
    Los Angeles, CA 90012
    (213) 972-7282
    Guest conductor María Guinand leads a spirited program exploring Latin American choral music in a concert timed to coincide with Mexico’s vibrant Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebrations. For more details, visit lamasterchorale.org.

NOVEMBER 2017

    Thursday, November 2, 2017, 8pm
    Friday, November 3, 2017, 8pm
    Saturday, November 4, 2017, 8pm
    Sunday, November 5, 2017, 2pm
    LAMC with LAPhil: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    Walt Disney Concert Hall
    111 South Grand Avenue
    Los Angeles, CA 90012
    (323) 850-2000
    The Los Angeles Philharmonic's new Principal Guest Conductor Susanna Mälkki presides over the irresistible combination of Mendelssohn and Shakespeare at their faerie magic best. For more details, visit laphil.com.
    Saturday November 11, 2017, 8pm, $20
    True North
    Piedmont Piano Company
    1728 San Pablo Ave.
    Oakland, CA 94612
    True North returns to the piano store, previewing new arrangements to be performed at the 9th Annual Jazz Education Network Conference. They will be joined by Allen Leong (piano), Dan Feiszli (bass), and David Rokeach (drums). JAZZ-ology, led by Stephanie Austin at Contra Costa College, will open up the evening with a short set.

DECEMBER 2017

    Saturday, December 2, 2017, 2pm
    Saturday, December 9, 2017, 2pm
    LAMC: Festival of Carols
    Walt Disney Concert Hall
    111 South Grand Avenue
    Los Angeles, CA 90012
    (213) 972-7282
    Herald the onset of the holidays with our annual selection of favorite carols and songs sublimely sung by the Los Angeles Master Chorale, conducted by Artist-in-Residence Eric Whitacre. For more details, visit lamasterchorale.org.
    Sunday, December 10, 2017, 4pm $15
    True North
    American Lutheran Church
    755 N Whitnall Hwy
    Burbank, CA 91505
    True North will share the stage with Pacific Standard Time from Cal State Long Beach, led by Christine Guter. They will be joined by Josh Nelson (piano), Ron Suffredini (bass), and Sammy K (drums).

JANUARY 2018

    Thursday, January 4, 2018, 8 - 9pm
    Hyatt Regency
    INSPIRATIONS Stage/Landmark A-C Lobby Level
    300 Reunion Blvd
    Dallas, Texas 75207
    True North will perform at the 9th Annual JEN Conference in the main ballroom, joined by Josh Nelson (piano), Ron Suffredini (bass), and Sammy K (drums). The concert can be attended by all conference participants and anyone who purchases individual day or concert passes. Registration is required to attend the conference; one-day conference passes are available at jazzednet.org.
 

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