Live Classical Music: Cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras in the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra’s “France A La Carte”

By Don Heckman There’s always something special about the A La Carte events created by the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.  And last week’s France A La Carte was no exception. The programs usually feature small chamber ensembles – usually from a duo to a quartet performing chamber music selections from the classical canon.  But for… Read More Live Classical Music: Cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras in the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra’s “France A La Carte”

Live Music: The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra at Royce Hall

By Don Heckman Always eager to display their fascination with a far-ranging selection of music, the skilled players of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra once again showcased their remarkable versatility Sunday night in a CAP UCLA concert at Royce Hall. The program reached across more than two centuries, from Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 5 in… Read More Live Music: The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra at Royce Hall