Photo of Gustavo Dudamel by Adam Latham

SoCal Sunday Night returns for another series with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, with performances recorded during the LA Phil’s 2023 season at the Hollywood Bowl. Starting with the monumental Verdi Requiem, the series will run through October 22nd and includes guest artists and conductors playing a wide variety of repertoire. The show will be hosted by KUSC’s Brian Lauritzen, and will be available for on-demand streaming for a limited time following the broadcast.


August 20, 2023

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor

Leah Hawkins, soprano
Rihab Chaieb, mezzo-soprano
Mario Chang, tenor
Ryan Speedo Green, bass-baritone

Los Angeles Master Chorale
Grant Gershon, Artistic Director / Jenny Wong, Associate Artistic Director

VERDI  Requiem
(Performance Date: July 11, 2023)


August 27, 2023

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Alisa Weilerstein, cello

PROKOFIEV  Symphony No. 1 (“Classical”) in D Major
TCHAIKOVSKY  Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33
PROKOFIEV  Selections from Romeo and Juliet
(Performance Date: July 20, 2023)


September 3, 2023

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Makoto Ozone, piano

Cindy McTEE  Timepiece
GERSHWIN  Rhapsody in Blue
DVOŘÁK  Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”
(Performance Date: July 25, 2023)


September 10, 2023

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Ryan Bancroft, conductor
Eric Lu, piano

Caroline SHAW  Entr’acte
BEETHOVEN  Piano Concerto No. 4
ELGAR  Enigma Variations
(Performance Date: August 8, 2023)


September 17, 2023

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Louis Langrée, conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

RAVEL  Piano Concerto in G
BERLIOZ  Symphonie fantastique
(Performance Date: August 15, 2023)


September 24, 2023

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Anna Rakitina, conductor
Sterling Elliott, cello

DVOŘÁK  Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104
SHOSTAKOVICH  Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Op. 47
(Performance Date: August 17, 2023)


October 1, 2023

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Simone Menezes, conductor
Clara-Jumi Kang, violin

BEETHOVEN  Violin Concerto
BEETHOVEN  Symphony No. 3, “Eroica”
(Performance Date: August 29, 2023)


October 8, 2023

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gemma New, conductor
Nathan Cole, violin

Jessie MONTGOMERY  Shift, Change, Turn
TCHAIKOVSKY (orch. MATTHEWS)  Selections from The Seasons, Op. 37
VIVALDI  The Four Seasons
(Performance Date: August 31, 2023)


October 15, 2023

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Bomsori Kim, violin

MOZART  Overture to Don Giovanni
MOZART  Violin Concerto No. 5, “Turkish”
MOZART  Symphony No. 38, K. 504 “Prague”
(Performance Date: September 5, 2023)


October 22, 2023

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Karen Kamensek, conductor
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin

Pacific Chorale
Robert Istad, Artistic Director

Adam SCHOENBERG  Cool Cat (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
Philip GLASS  Violin Concerto No. 1
HOLST  The Planets
(Performance Date: September 12, 2023)