Sinaisky Conducts The Planets
Jan 10-12, 8 pm
Walt Disney Concert Hall
There are reasons why The Planets has influenced so many composers of science fiction and fantasy film scores. It explores human consciousness against backdrops of outer space and ancient myth, with almost alien harmonic and orchestral effects evoking contemporary primitivism and machine music.
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Vassily Sinaisky, conductor
Leonidas Kavakos, violin
Women of Pacific Chorale, John Alexander, artistic director
Liadov: Eight Russian Folk Songs
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2
Holst: The Planets
Presented by LA Phil. For tickets and information visit LAPhil.com.
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What planet is 3rd closest to the Sun?