September 10: JOHN MORAN ANTIQUE & FINE FURNISHINGS ESTATE AUCTION
More than 120 quality items, including antiques and fine furnishings from local estates, are sold to the highest bidder. Select from an array of rugs, silver, china, pottery, glassware, clocks, and antique furniture. At the 2012 summer auction in Pasadena, a show-stopping first phase Navajo weaving sold to a noted dealer for $1.8 million.
Preview - noon; Discovery Sale - 3 p.m.; Auction - 6:30 p.m.
Pasadena Convention Center, 300 E. Green St. (626) 793-1833, johnmoran.com.
September 14 - 17: JIANGSU ART EXHIBIT
Enjoy traditional Chinese artwork, including paintings, drawings and photos, from China's Jiangsu Province.
Pasadena Convention Center, 300 E. Green Street, www.pasadenacenter.com.
September 24: CAMERATA PACIFICA
Camerata Pacifica is a chamber music ensemble comprised of the finest performers of chamber music from around the world. The ensemble is distinctive for artistic excellence, an innovative approach to classical music and a repertoire that ranges from baroque to brand new, from familiar masterworks to works that have yet to become favorites. This performance features John Harbison's Four Songs of Solitude, John Serry's Night Rhapsody, Huang Ruo's To the Four Corners, John Harbison's Songs America Loves to Sing, and John Novacek's Four Rags for Two Jons.
Pasadena Civic Auditorium Gold Room, 300 E. Green Street.
Single tickets $48. For tickets, visit cameratapacifica.org.
September 29: TOP STARS OF ARMENIA presented by Global Arts International
Join two of Armenia's most popular singers, Lilit Hovhannisyan and Mihran Tsarukyan, as they perform all of their hits during this much-anticipated concert. Hosted by Rafael Yeranosyan and Arpine Gabrielyan, the event also features M Dance Studio by S. Grigori.
Pasadena Civic Auditorium, 300 E. Green Street.
Tickets: $20 - $125. Tickets may be purchased through Ticketmaster at (800) 982-2787, via thepasadenacivic.com or at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium Box Office on Fridays from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Service fees will apply through Ticketmaster and thepasadenacivic.com.