Laguna Beach Music Festival Opening Night Friday February 9 2018

Laguna Beach Music Festival 2018

The Laguna Beach Music Festival Opening Night is Friday February 9 2018 and runs thru Sunday February 11 2018.

Friday February 9 2018 at 8:00pm at The Laguna Playhouse: Opening Night: Robert, Clara, and Johannes

Festival Artistic Director
Nicholas Phan, tenor
Joélle Harvey, soprano
Kelley O’Connor, mezzo-soprano
Edward Nelson, baritone
Myra Huang, piano
Shannon McGinnis, piano

J.S. BACH: Prelude and Fugue in G major, BWV 884
Clara & Robert SCHUMANN: selections from Myrthen, Op. 25 & Gedichte aus “Liebesfrühling,” Op. 37
R. SCHUMANN: Minnespiel, Op. 101
R. SCHUMANN: Bei Schenkung eines Flügels, WoO 26, No. 4
BRAHMS: Liebeslieder Walzer, Op. 52

Tickets Online for $44.00-$64.00 at The Laguna Playhouse

Saturday February 10 2018 at 8:00pm at The Laguna Playhouse:: Diaries: The Art of the Confessional

Festival Artistic Director
Nicholas Phan, tenor
Kelley O’Connor, mezzo-soprano
Myra Huang, piano
Shannon McGinnis, piano
Orange County Women’s Chorus
Hana Kim, set and projection design

BRAHMS: Zwei Gesänge, Op. 91
Missy MAZZOLI: Songs from the Operas (world premiere)*
JANÁCEK: The Diary of One Who Disappeared (world premiere multimedia event)

Tickets are Online for $44.00-$64.00 at The Laguna Playhouse

Sunday February 11 2018 at 3:00pm at The Laguna Playhouse: The American Sabbath

Festival Artistic Director
Nicholas Phan, tenor
Alyson Cambridge, soprano
Myra Huang, piano
Shannon McGinnis, piano
Doug Peck, piano

“American Spirit”
BERNSTEIN: Simple Song from Mass
BARBER: selections from Hermit Songs
COPLAND: selections from Old American Songs
CARTER: Cantata

“There’s Something About Mary”
Introduction
Spiritual: Who Was Mary? Mary Was Queen of Galilee
M. Lowry & B. Greene: Mary, Did You Know?

Mary’s Life
French Carol: Gabriel’s Message
Chris Eaton & Amy Grant: Breath of Heaven
Hugo Wolf: Nun wandre, Maria from Spanisches Liederbuch
Alfred Bryan & Larry Stock: A Cradle in Bethlehem
Max Reger: Maria’s Wiegenlied
Spiritual (arr. Joan Baez): Mary’s Wandering
PURCELL: The Blessed Virgin’s Expostulation
Spiritual: Weepin’ Mary

Songs of Praise
SCHUBERT: Ave Maria
Jason Robert Brown: Christmas Lullaby from ‘Songs for a New World’
McCartney/Lennon: Let it Be
BACH/GOUNOD: Ave Maria
Heart/Patty Griffin: Mary

Tickets Online for $44.00-$64.00 at The Laguna Playhouse

The Laguna Playhouse is located at 606 Laguna Canyon Road.

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