We’re going to Disney… Hall!!
Reno Phil’s Youth Symphony Orchestra is going on tour!
Students will travel to Los Angeles June 16-19, 2019. They’ll enjoy time at Disneyland and the Grammy Museum. The young musicians will spend a day on the USC campus and have a workshop with music faculty from USC. They will be performing Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 “From the New World” at Disney Hall on June 19th at 7:30. Tickets are not yet available.
Disney Hall Fun Facts:
1. Home of the LA Philharmonic.
2. Lillian Disney (widow of Walt Disney) made an initial gift of $50 million in 1987 to build a performance venue as a gift to the people of Los Angeles and a tribute to Walt Disney’s devotion to the arts and to the city.
3. Walt Disney Concert Hall opened on October 24, 2003.
4. It was designed by Frank Gehry, a Canadian-born American architect, who also designed the Guggenheim in Bilboa, Spain.
5. Disney Hall is located at 111 South Grand Avenue in Downtown of Los Angeles. Not at Disneyland.