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LOS ANGELES MUSIC Calendar
Current Music Events in L.A. and surrounding areas
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DETAILS 05/12/2018 to 05/26/2018
THE WRITE OFF ROOM

21791 Ventura Blvd, Woodland Hills 91364 818-610-8308 - NO cover - The Write Off Room, created by a musician FOR musicians, at Ventura and Topanga serves all of LA but is a godsend for those in the north Valley, Topanga Cyn, Malibu, Woodland Hills and environs. With ....

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05/20/2018
FOR HER CONCERT SERIES

5050 Vineland Avenue, North Hollywood, CA 91601 6516007042 - Free, donations requested - Join us for the very first For Her Concert Series, a live music event featuring performances by female musicians, brought to you by an all woman team, and benefitting women in need. Featuring perform ....

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05/19/2018 to 05/20/2018
LA CHAMBER ORCHESTRA’S SEASON CONCLUDES WITH WORLD PREMIERE BY DERRICK SPIVA

216 North Brand Blvd., Glendale 91203 213-622-7001 - Tickets start at $27 - Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra’s (LACO) 50th Anniversary season concludes with guest conductor Sameer Patel leading the world premiere of Derrick Spiva Jr.’s From Here A Path, the second part of a t ....

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05/20/2018
A PLACE FOR US—A SYMPHONIC AND CHORAL PERFORMANCE

2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049 - $12 General | $9 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12 | $7 Children 2–12 | FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2 | Ticket includes Museum admission - Inspired by Leonard Bernstein’s dedication to making classical music accessible to all communities, hear a special arrangement of the West Side Story classic “Somewhere,” plus an uplifting symphon ....

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05/22/2018
JOSÉ MADERO LIVE PERFORMANCE & SIGNING - ALL AGES!

6400 Hollywood Blvd 323-245-6400 - - José Madero celebrates his new album Alba with a live performance and album signing at Amoeba Hollywood. Purchase his new CD Alba or his 2017 release Noche in-store only at Amoeba Hollywood on May 22 ....

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05/24/2018
LA CHAMBER ORCHESTRA: SESSION

216 Alameda St, Los Angeles, 90012 2136221261 - $35 - Join the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra as they venture offsite to an intimate performance at Angel City Brewery. Past meets present as works by Haydn and more are presented at this one-night only eve ....

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05/24/2018
ANDREW NORMAN CURATES SESSION WITH BREW, CUTTING-EDGE CLASSICAL & "HANG" WITH ARTISTS

216 Alameda Avenue, Los Angeles, 90012 213-622-7001 - $35 (includes drink ticket) - Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) announces its inaugural SESSION, an innovative new classical music experience designed to explore classical music's cutting-edge sounds and challenge traditional ....

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05/24/2018
LOS ANGELES VIRTUOSI ORCHESTRA "BEETHOVEN AND FRIENDS"

10361 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90064 3102860553 - $30 for adults, $15 for students - The Theatre Raymond Kabbaz is happy to welcome back the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra conducted by Maestro Carlo Ponti, with an exclusive performance. Don’t miss the orchestra unique season finale ....

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05/25/2018
'67 SUMMER OF LOVE CLASSIC ROCK SHOW

400 Disney Way, Anaheim, 92802 - Free - Acoustic Generation is Southern California's premier '60s/early '70s Classic Rock Band. On Friday, May 25 at 9 pm, the Generation is reawakening the peace & love spirit of 1967 with a free, Summer of ....

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05/25/2018
GREGG YOUNG & THE 2ND STREET FUNK JAZZ BAND

6360 W. Sunset Blvd. Hollywood, CA 90028 - - Gregg Young & the 2nd Street Funk Jazz Band Lineup: Multi-genre, award-winning Gregg Young/Guitar, Grammy Nominated Kirkwood Coakley/Bass, and Joey Navarro/Keyboard (Tierra, El Chicano). Funk, Rock ¨ ....

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05/26/2018
GREGG YOUNG & THE 2ND STREET BAND WITH VOCALS

6360 W. Sunset Blvd. Hollywood, CA 90028 - - Gregg Young & the 2nd Street Band with Vocals Lineup: Multi-genre, award-winning Gregg Young (Guitar), Soulful Robbyn Kirmssé (Vocals), Grammy Nominated, Kirkwood Coakley (Bass) and Grammy ward-winni ....

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05/26/2018
JHCS9

2222 Laverna Ave, Los Angeles, 90041 4242097190 - free ($20 love donation suggested) - Live Music, BBQ, Great People, Good Vibes, Great Cause. Spend memorial day weekend with us celebrating a great cause. JHCS9 is a music event that celebrates musicians on the autism spectrum. ....

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05/26/2018 to 05/27/2018
THE WORLD ES MI FAMILIA

375 Palos Verdes Blvd 3106410649 - Tickets $15; VIP Tickets $25 (first two rows); Children $7 - South Bay Children's Choir presents
'The World es mi Familia' Songs around theme of family, love and music, which were the themes from the film “Coco”
-- Joyful songs from around the world Tickets ....


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05/27/2018
GREGG YOUNG & THE 2ND STREET STEEL DRUM BAND

6360 W. Sunset Blvd. Hollywood, CA 90028 - - Gregg Young & the 2nd Street Steel Drum Band Lineup: Multi-genre, award-winning Gregg Young (Guitar), Grammy nominated Kirkwood Coakley (Bass) and Award-winning PanMan Ross Harper (Steel Drum) Reggae ....

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05/23/2018 to 05/27/2018
WOODCHOPPERS BALL

9750 Airport Blvd. Los Angeles, 90045 909-939-0777 - $10-$35 - Five Day Jazz Festival Celebrating the Music and Musicians that Created the Woody Herman Orchestra Legacy. 16 concerts, rare films, panels and special presentations. Featured performers include The W ....

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05/27/2018
SAM ROSS TRIO

1417 W. 8th Street 3108337538 - $15.00 - Promising young jazz pianist Sam Ross brings his trio and new compositions to light , for this special evening , and also happens to be his birthday. This talented young man is also currently studyin ....

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05/27/2018
JOHN DEPATIE

1417 W. 8th Street 3108337538 - $20.00 - Long time session and touring guitarist for Don Randi and Quest, Nancy Sinatra, and Cathouse Thursday , is bringing his perfect combination of jazz/rock instrumental music for us to enjoy in the inta ....

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06/01/2018
FIGFEST WITH POOLSIDE!

735 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90017 - Free - Summer festival season is around the corner and DTLA is doing it big this year with the return of the FIGat7th Downtown Festival 2018 (aka FIGFest) ...The best part? It's FREE and open to the public. ....

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06/02/2018
JEFF DENSON / OUTSIDE MY WINDOW

1417 W. 8th Street 3108337538 - $20.00 - Bassist vocalist Jeff Denson presents his " Outside my Window " CD release concert , with music that includes beautiful new arrangements of popular songs , such as Jeff Buckley's " Grace " , Peter Ga ....

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06/02/2018
GRAYSON HUGH WITH POLLY MESSER BLUES CONCERT

1616 Butler Avenue, Los Angeles, 90025 3106174180 - 40 - A unique, private evening with acclaimed piano-soul singer-songwriter Grayson Hugh and singer Polly Messer.. This red-carpet event will be a rare West Coast opportunity to hear Grayson on the instrum ....

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06/02/2018
GRAYSON HUGH WITH POLLY MESSER BLUES CONCERT

1616 Butler Avenue, Los Angeles, 90025 3106174180 - 40 - GRAYSON HUGH
with POLLY MESSER
Special Career Celebration Concert ~ The Professor, The Swamp Yankee and American Soul Legend: Grayson Hugh ~ A unique, private evening with acclaimed piano-soul singer ....


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06/03/2018
GRAVITY 180

1417 W 8th Street San Pedro 90732 310-833-7538 - $20 single- $35 couple - Gravity 180 is a magical blend of three great musicians ; singer/ keyboardist Clydene Jackson, guitarist/singer Harold Payne, and original KC and the Sunshine Band member, percussionist Oliver C. Bro ....

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04/19/2018 to 06/05/2018
THREE LACO À LA CARTE EVENINGS PAIR MUSIC AND CUISINE OF CHINA, AUSTRALIA AND TURKEY

Brentwood, Hancock Park, Pasadena 213-622-7001 - $375, $1,000 - Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra pairs exclusive musical performances with delectable international cuisine at LACO à la carte, three intimate, elegant fundraising evenings this spring celebrating Austr ....

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06/08/2018
FIGFEST WITH LION BABE!

735 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, 90017 - Free - Summer festival season is here and the FREE FIGat7th Downtown Festival 2018 (aka FIGFest) is back for a second week featuring Lion Babe fresh from Coachella! Join us as Lion Babe amps up your night a ....

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06/10/2018
CAPSULEM | OUTDOOR DAY PARTY W/ ELWAN AND FELT

1746 North Spring St. Los Angeles, CA 90012 - FREE (RSVP required) - CapsuleM invites you to a special Sunday afternoon outdoor party at one of the newest and coolest additions to Los Angeles scene, Apothéke. ELWAN and FELT will be in charge of setting and keeping the ....

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06/10/2018
IONS AND ERAS

1417 W. 8th Street 3108337538 - $20.00 - Described as "neo-soul" , Ions and Eras blend modern jazz fusion, rich harmonies, intricate grooves, with melodic pop lines , and even a little bit of prog, for an inspirational tapestry of sound , b ....

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06/10/2018
NORI TANI & TOMODACHI

1417 W 8th Street San Pedro 90732 310-833-7538 - $30.00 - Tomodachi ; the Japanese word for " Friends " . Nori Tani may not be a familiar name, but his contributions to the world of jazz are deep. As Peter Erskine put it , " As far as I'm concerned , one of ....

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06/10/2018
ANNA WISE UNDER THE STARS

2580 Cahuenga Blvd East, Hollywood, 90068 323-461-3673 - $25, $40 - GRAMMY® Award–winning singer, songwriter and performer Anna Wise will make her Ford debut, performing her signature mix of dream-pop and electro-soul. Anna became known for her multiple collaboratio ....

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