Pacific Symphony’s Summer Festival 2016

Don’t miss our final season at Irvine meadows Amphitheater!

Download PDF for to get the Promo Code to SAVE 20%

Tickets On sale May 22
Call (714) 755-5799
PacificSymphony.org

JULY 4 SPECTACULAR

The Music of Michael Jackson

Monday, July 4 • 8 p.m.

Richard Kaufman, conductor • James Delisco, vocalist

Best-known hits of the legendary “King of Pop”—from The Jackson 5 to his final film, “This Is It!” — including music from “O the Wall,” “Thriller,” “Bad,” “Blood on the Dance Floor” and more. Plus, patriotic favorites and a brilliant fireworks finale!

THE SPY WHO LOVED ME

Sunday, Aug. 21 • 7:30 p.m.

Albert-George Schram, conductor Sheena Easton, vocalist

Sheena Easton, featured singer on the James Bond soundtrack “For Your Eyes Only,” will seduce you into the world of “Goldfinger,” “The Spy Who Loved Me” and “Skyfall,” plus “spy” songs from “Mission Impossible,” “Austin Powers” and more.

THE SPY WHO LOVED ME

Sunday, Aug. 21 • 7:30 p.m.

Albert-George Schram, conductor Sheena Easton, vocalist

Sheena Easton, featured singer on the James Bond soundtrack “For Your Eyes Only,” will seduce you into the world of “Goldfinger,” “The Spy Who Loved Me” and “Skyfall,” plus “spy” songs from “Mission Impossible,” “Austin Powers” and more.

BEETHOVEN’S NINTH

Saturday, July 23 • 8 p.m.

Carl St.Clair, conductor • Pacific Chorale

Beethoven’s blockbuster — with a huge orchestra, chorus and thrilling vocal quartet. The stirring “Ode to Joy” reflects the composer’s hopes and dreams for a better world and is a triumphant armation of universal brotherhood.

TCHAIKOVSKY SPECTACULAR

Saturday, Sept. 3 • 8 p.m

Carl St.Clair, conductor • Paul Huang, violin Natasha Paremski, piano

Tchaikovsky favorites including excerpts from the popular ballets “Swan Lake” and “The Nutcracker,” and two beloved concertos. Plus, thundering cannons and spectacular fireworks in Tchaikovsky’s “1812” Overture!

RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK

Saturday, Aug. 13 • 7:30 p.m.

Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductor

Indiana Jones’ original adventure, with John Williams’ thrilling score performed live to the full-length film! This action-packed blockbuster features Harrison Ford as the intrepid archaeologist on a quest to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.