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<ul><li><p>PRESS CONTACTS: Libby Huebner, 562 799 6055, pr@laco.orgLaura Stegman, 310 470 6321, pr@laco.org </p><p>LOS ANGELES CHAMBER ORCHESTRA PRESENTS PIANIST MENAHEM PRESSLER AND </p><p>GUEST CONDUCTOR THOMAS DAUSGAARD IN PROGRAM FEATURING MOZARTS PIANO CONCERTO NO. 23 AND </p><p>SYMPHONY NO. 41 JUPITER</p><p>Concerts Mark 93-Year-Old Presslers LACO Solo Debut </p><p>Tuesday, January 30, 2018, 8 pm, Glendales Alex TheatreWednesday, January 31, 2018, 8 pm, Royce Hall </p><p>Eminent 93-year-old pianist Menahem Pressler, a national treasure (Los Angeles Times), makes his Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra solo debut performing Mozarts Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major under the baton of guest conductor Thomas Dausgaard in a mid-week program on Tuesday, January 30, 8 pm, at the Alex Theatre in Glendale, and Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 8 pm, at UCLAs Royce Hall. Dausgaard, Principal Conductor of the Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Chief Conductor Designate of the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Designate of the Seattle Symphony, also conducts his own orchestrations of selections from Brahms Hungarian Dances and Liebeslieder Waltzes. The program concludes with Mozarts Symphony No. 41 in C Major, Jupiter, the composers final and longest symphony. Pressler, founding member and pianist of the Beaux Arts Trio, has established himself among the worlds most distinguished and honored musicians with a career that spans almost six decades. Now, in his ninth decade, he continues to captivate audiences throughout the world as performer and pedagogue, performing to great critical acclaim while maintaining a dedicated and robust teaching career.Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO), ranked among the worlds top musical ensembles, marks its 50th anniversary in the 2017-18 season. Beloved by audiences and praised by critics, the Orchestra is known as a preeminent interpreter of historical masterworks as well as a champion of contemporary composers. Headquartered in the heart of the country's cultural capital, LACO has been proclaimed Americas finest chamber orchestra (Public Radio International), LAs most unintimidating chamber music experience (Los Angeles Magazine), resplendent (Los Angeles Times), and one of the world's great chamber orchestras"(KUSC Classical FM). LACO, which performs throughout greater Los Angeles, has garnered eight ASCAP Awards for Adventurous </p></li><li><p>Programming.Tickets start at $27 and may be purchased online at laco.org or by calling LACO at 213 622 7001 x 1. Discounted tickets are also available by phone for seniors 65 years of age and older and groups of 12 or more. College students with valid student ID may purchase discounted tickets ($8), based on availability. EDITORS PLEASE NOTE: EVENT:Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra - Midweek MozartThomas Dausgaard, conductorMenahem Pressler, pianoWHEN/WHERE: Tuesday, January 30, 8 pmGlendales Alex Theatre216 North Brand BoulevardGlendale CA 91203 Wednesday, January 31, 8 pm Royce Hall340 Royce DriveLos Angeles, CA 90095PROGRAM:BRAHMS Selections from Hungarian Dances (orch. Dausgaard) &amp; Liebeslieder Waltzes (orch. Dausgaard)MOZART Piano Concerto No. 23 in A majorMOZART Symphony No. 41 in C Major, Jupiter </p><p>CONCERT PRELUDES:7 pm (Alex Theatre)7 pm (Royce Hall)One hour before curtain, pre-concert talks provide insights into the music and artists. Free for all ticket holders</p><p>TICKETS/INFOTickets start at $27.To order tickets, please call 213 622 7001 x 1, or visit www.laco.org(Discounts for groups of 12 or more, seniors 65+ and college students, if available)213 622 7001 1or visit www.laco.org</p><p># # # Program, artists and ticket prices subject to change.12/21/17 </p>http://www.laco.orghttp://www.laco.org</li></ul>