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Bogotá, São Paulo, Buenos Aires, CDMX—the Americas are home to some of today’s most vibrant and inventive musical scenes. Under the leadership of Gustavo Dudamel and curator Gabriela Ortiz, the LA Phil embarks on an expansive, five-year undertaking celebrating the explosive creativity of the region through the commissioning of at least 30 new works as well as performances for Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Hollywood Bowl, and The Ford.

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Pan-American Music Initiative

Toyota Symphonies For Youth

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Program

  • Dafnis PRIETO Tentación

Artists

  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Camilo Téllez, conductor
  • People of Earth
  • Ivan Llanes, voice
  • Ashira Mothersil, voice
  • Carolina Calvache, piano
  • Ian Stewart, bass
  • Luis Eric Gonzalez, trumpet
  • Raul Rios, trumpet
  • Malec Heermans, trombone
  • Gabriel Globus-Hoenich, percussion
  • Keisel Jimenez, percussion
  • Victor Pablo, percussion
  • Luzma Ortiz*, principal actor
  • Marissa Hererra, director
  • Kati Hernandez, choreographer
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Dudamel Conducts The Rite of Spring

Dudamel leads music from two powerful ballets, Ginastera’s Argentine gaucho-inspired work and Stravinsky’s revolutionary evocation of primitive Russia.

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Program

  • Alex NANTE El Rió de Luz (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
  • GINASTERA Estancia
  • Intermission
  • STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring

Artists

  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
  • Gustavo Castillo, baritone/narrator
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Dudamel Conducts Revueltas and Petrushka

Revueltas’ thrilling film score features an ocean of Latin percussion; Stravinsky created charming soundscapes for his puppet ballet.

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Program

  • Ricardo LORENZ Todo Terreno (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
  • REVUELTAS La noche de los Mayas
  • Intermission
  • STRAVINSKY Petrushka

Artists

  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
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Ortiz and The Firebird with Dudamel

Dudamel leads Stravinsky’s first big hit along with Villa-Lobos’ ballet music inspired by a musical bird, as well as a world premiere concerto.

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Program

  • Gabriela ORTIZ Altar de cuerda (world premiere, LA Phil commission with generous support from the Lenore S. and Bernard A. Greenberg Fund)
  • Intermission
  • STRAVINSKY The Firebird

Artists

  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
  • María Dueñas, violin
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Dudamel Conducts Beethoven’s 9th

Experience Dudamel as he leads the ultimate symphony of celebration, humanity, and joy.

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Program

  • Gonzalo GARRIDO-LECCA Esperanza (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
  • Francisco CORTÉS-ÁLVAREZ La Serpiente de Colores (The Multicolored Snake) (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
  • Intermission
  • BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9

Artists

  • Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
  • Jeanine De Bique, soprano
  • Taylor Raven, mezzo-soprano
  • Issachah Savage, tenor
  • José Antonio López, bass
  • Los Angeles Master Chorale
  • Grant Gershon, Artistic Director
  • Jenny Wong, Associate Artistic Director
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(Rescheduled) Mon Laferte

The Chilean songstress pays reverence to traditional music, holds the present accountable, and pursues a more righteous future.

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Artists

  • Mon Laferte