Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Lalo Schifrin's 85th Birthday Concert @ Alex Theater, Oct 7
CELEBRATING LALO SCHIFRIN
85th BIRTHDAY CONCERT
216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale, CA. 91203
There are still just a few tickets left for this historic concert!
Musicians at Play and AFM 47's Music Fund Los Angeles and Varèse Sarabande are honored to present Lalo Schifrin’s 85th Birthday Concert on October 7th 2017 at the historic Alex Theatre in Glendale. Guest Conductor Chris Walden will lead an all-star big band and special guests in celebrating Lalo’s life, artistry, and esteemed body of work. Flutist Sara Andon will solo with the band for a pair of historic Schifrin pieces.
Additional special guests include Michael Giacchino, Alan Bergman, Steve Tyrell, Denise Donatelli, Sandra Booker and Brett Ratner.
Lalo Schifrin is a venerated composer, conductor, pianist, and jazz musician. He has written classic television themes and over 100 film scores including Mission: Impossible, Mannix, Bullitt, Cool Hand Luke, The Cincinnati Kid, The Competition and so many more. His five Grammys, one Cable ACE Award, and six Academy Award nominations is a testament to his impact on the music industry.The evening will be hosted by Robert Townson.
Proceeds will go to support music education in schools and aide for professional musicians in crisis.
ALL-STAR BIG BAND:
Jeff Driskill, John Yoakum,
Brian Scanlon, Kevin Garren,
Joe Meyer, Lizzie Upton
John Dickson, Katy Robinson
Alan Kaplan, Charlie Morillas,
Ryan Dragon, Craig Gosnell
Dan Fornero, Michael Stever,
Jeff Bunnell, Dan Savant
Piano and Keyboards:
Alan Bergman, Sandra Booker
Steve Tyrell, Denise Donatelli
- FB Friends discount CODE: AFM47
- VIP tickets with AWESOME perks available as well for this very important benefit concert!
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COME SUPPORT MAESTRO LALO SCHIFRIN AND LIVE MUSIC AND MUSIC EDUCATION IN THE SCHOOLS!
HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!