. . . August 25 at Santa Anita Race Track
Monday August 20, 2012, Arcadia – It is hard to believe that Cal Phil's Festival on the Green at Santa Anita Race Track is closing in on the finish line of its premiere season. A glowing success that has already resulted in a multitude of advanced orders and excitement for next season, the 2012 summer season will hold its highly-anticipated Festival on the Green at Santa Anita Race Track season finale Beethoven and John Williams, on Saturday October 25, 2012. Tickets are in high demand so purchase yours now! The Sunday matinee at Walt Disney Concert Hall is sold out.
Beethoven and John Williams features music from two legendary composers who have left their undeniable stamp on the world of music, Beethoven, arguably the greatest classical composer of all time and John Williams, revered composer of more than 100 feature films. Spectacular music on the bill includes Beethoven: Ode to Joy from Symphony No. 9 and popular scores from Star Wars, Superman, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Saving Private Ryan and Amistad. The world class orchestra and Cal Phil Chorale are joined by a highly talented quartet of up and coming young talent Emily Dyer, Danielle Bond, Ashley Faatoalia and Ben Lowe, this year's Cal Phil Young Artist Award recipients.
Festival on the Green at Santa Anita Race Track concert-goers should arrive early because gates open at 5:30 to a host of family friendly pre-concert activities such as live jazz, food court, bars, chair massages by Massage Envy, a musical instrument petting zoo provided by Lee's Music Store and face painting by MonArch Face Painting.
Stay tuned for details on Cal Phil's exciting 2013 summer season that includes the concerts Beatles, Beach Boys and Beethoven, Andrew Llyod Webber Meets Puccini, Dance Fever, Rodgers, Hammerstein and Gershwin and Bernstein On Broadway.