Santa Cecilia Orchestra to Perform ‘Celebration’

Conductor Sonia Marie De León de Vega will lead Santa Cecilia Orchestra performing music by Tango master Astor Piazzolla and celebrating music of the Baroque, classical and romantic periods.

SONIAdeleondevegaLos Angeles, CA – Santa Cecilia Orchestra (SCO) will perform Celebration, its next concert of its 20th season, which will take place at Thorne Hall, in Los Angeles on Sunday February 12, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. This year several violinists will perform concerti along with our concertmaster, Melissa Phelps. SCO’s principal cellist, Catherine Biagini, is the featured soloist for the exciting Grand Tango.

The strings of Santa Cecilia Orchestra will be featured in this rich and varied program. Santa Cecilia Orchestra has a great history of presenting its own orchestra members as soloists.

SCO is fulfilling its Music is For Everyone mission by offering full orchestra concerts, chamber concerts and its nationally acclaimed Discovering Music Program.

The concert will take place at Thorne Hall, 1600 Campus Road, Los Angeles, 90041 on Sunday February 10, 2013 at 4:00 p.m.  There will be one performance only of this program. Tickets priced at $26, $20 and $7 (youth, 17 and under) are available by calling the orchestra office at (323) 259-3011 or by visiting Purchase Tickets.

A complete season schedule is available at Season Schedule.

About Santa Cecilia Orchestra and Conductor Sonia Marie De Léon de Vega

The Santa Cecilia Orchestra was founded in 1992 by world renowned conductor Sonia Marie De Léon de Vega, the Santa Cecilia Orchestra offers full orchestra and chamber concerts, and its nationally acclaimed Discovering Music, a two-year music education program that is currently offered in 18 elementary schools throughout Los Angeles.