The Colburn Conservatory will present a classical music concert to benefit UNICEF relief efforts in Japan on Friday, April 8, at 8 p.m. at Zipper Hall, 200 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles.
Students and faculty have joined together to produce the following collage of works:
• Schumann: Andante cantabile from Piano Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 47 (Caitlin Kelley, Born Lau, Julian Schwarz, Esther Keel)
• Grainger: The Sussex Mummer’s Christmas Carol (Born Lau)
• Bloch: The Prayer; Haydn: Adagio from Divertimento in D Major, Hob. IV:11 (Ron Leonard, Vivian Fan)
• Schumann: Arabesque (John Perry)
• Schubert: Fantasy for four hands (John Perry, Mina Perry)
• Brahms: Andante con moto from Piano Quartet in C minor (Danielle Belen, Born Lau, Ronald Leonard, Mina Perry)
Suggested donation is $10, cash or check payable to “U.S. Funds for UNICEF.”
The Colburn School is a world-class performing arts school located in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, neighboring the Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Music Center, the Museum of Contemporary Art and the planned Broad Museum. Its acclaimed faculty provides students with the highest quality performing arts education with a multitude of performance opportunities in a state-of-the-art facility.
More than 1,700 students attend classes in four schools — the Conservatory of Music, the School of Performing Arts, the Trudl Zipper Dance Institute, and the Academy. Colburn students from all the divisions perform over 200 free public concerts and recitals each year and engage in extensive outreach initiatives in LAUSD schools.
For more information, call (213) 621-2200 or visit www.colburnschool.edu.