Season Announcement

We are excited to invite you to our 2018-19 Inaugural Season! This year, we will present a variety of small and large works, musical and theatrical. 


UPCOMING EVENTS

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La Mirtilla

Seventeen years before the first performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream (1605), Isabella Andreini dedicated her pastoral drama, La Mirtilla (1588), to Lady Lavinia della Rovere. Yet, there is no evidence that this work has ever been performed! Andreini represents many shades of love in a comedic tapestry that stands out from other pastorals with its moments of gravity that resonate with today's #metoo movement. Our semi-staged reading (in English, translated by Dr. Julie Campbell) will be performed with live music from the sixteenth century.

VENUES

Sat. February 9, 2019, 7:30 P.M.- Cammilleri Hall, USC Brain and Creativity Institute

Address: 3620A McClintock Avenue / Los Angeles, CA 90089-2921

Wed. February 13, 2019, 8:00 P.M. - Greenway Court Theatre

Address: 544 North Fairfax Avenue / Los Angeles, CA 90036

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Frà Dori, e Fileno

A lecture recital performance of the secular cantata by Camilla de Rossi (1710). Besides her surviving work, which includes several oratorios in addition to Frà Dori, e Fileno, all we know about Camilla de Rossi is that she called herself "The Roman." The cantata we will be performing is full of pastoral imagery in both text and sound. We will also demonstrate period gesture in lecture and staged performance.

FEATURING: Marisa De Silva (soprano), Sarah Reynolds (mezzo-soprano), Hunter Harris (violin), Ashley Salinas (violin), Marylin Winkle (cell0), and Arthur Omura (harpsichord and organ)

VENUES:

Sat. April 13th, 8:00PM, St. Mark's Episcopal Church in Glendale

Address: 1020 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91202

Sun. April 14th, 7:30PM, Lutheran Church of the Master in Westwood

Address: 10931 Santa Monica Blvd /  Los Angeles, CA 90025

TICKETS WILL GO ON SALE 3/10/2019


PAST EVENTS

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Nightingale Songs from Spain to Latin America

Amidst currently heated political debates about immigration across the world, L.A. Camerata kicks off its inaugural season by featuring music by Spanish and Latin American composers, including several women—Sor. Juana de la Cruz, Gracia Baptista, and Maria Joachina Rodrigues—as well as such other favorites as Juan del Encina, Santiago de Murcia, and Sebastián Durón. This concert will celebrate the ability of music to transcend the borders of gender, space, and time.

FEATURING: Kiley Hazelton and Kate Bass (sopranos), Ariana Schultz (mezzo-soprano), Hunter Harris (violin), Marylin Winkle (pardessus, viola da gamba, cello), Cameron O'Connor (baroque guitar, vihuela), Marco Teruel (baroque guitar), Adan Fernandez (organ)

VENUES:

Sat. October 6th, 8:00PM, Holy Family Catholic Church in Glendale

Address: 209 E Lomita Ave / Glendale, CA 91205

Sun. October 7th, 7:30PM, Lutheran Church of the Master in Westwood

Address: 10931 Santa Monica Blvd /  Los Angeles, CA 90025

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400th Anniversary Celebration

Francesca Caccini's Primo libro delle Musiche

Born into a musical family, Francesca Caccini achieved international acclaim at a young age for her skills in performance and composition. This concert celebrates the 400th anniversary of her Primo libro delle Musiche (1618), a collection of sacred and secular works for voice and continuo. 

FEATURING: Paulina Francisco and Kiley Hazelton (soprani), Argenta Walther (mezzo-soprano), Joel Nesvadba (bass), Ashley Salinas (violin and viola), Andrew Justice (viola), Marylin Winkle (viola da gamba), Alejandro Acosta (theorbo), Marco Teruel (baroque guitar), and Arthur Omura (harpsichord). 

VENUES: 

Sat. November 3rd, 8:00PM, Shatto Chapel @ First Congregational Church of Los Angeles

Address: 540 South Commonwealth Avenue / Los Angeles, CA 90020

Sun. November 4th, 7:30PM, Lutheran Church of the Master in Westwood

Address: 10931 Santa Monica Blvd / Los Angeles, CA 90025

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