Join us in honoring Steven Goodling, President and CEO of the Long Beach Convention Center and Vistors’ Bureau. This warm and friendly gathering, held a Virginia Country Club, will celebrate Steve’s contributions to the arts by awaring him the Beverly O’Neill Arts Leadership Award.
HANDEL’S MESSIAH | Sunday, December 4, 2016, 4:30pm
Light up your holidays with a chamber version of Handel’s magnificent Messiah featuring professional soloists and baroque instrumentation. An annual tradition for many years, reviewers have referred to past performances as “thrilling,” describing the sound as “lovely, well balanced and colorful.”
NEW THIS YEAR! A CAMERATA CHRISTMAS | Saturday, December 17, 2016, 3:00pm
Celebrate the spirit of the season with song and cheer! Rejoice as resounding brass instruments, angelic children’s voices, and of course, the splendid singers of Long Beach Cemerata Singers bring seasonal classics and popular favorites to life. Watch for a visit from Santa! A new Long Beach Christmas tradition for the entire family.
BAROQUE BRILLIANCE: MONTEVERDI’S VESPERS | Sunday, April 2, 2017, 4:30pm
Monteverdi’s music shattered the traditions of the past and propelled western music into the future. His resplendent Vespers of 1610 infused the structure and counterpoint of the West with the mysticism of the East and the passion of Italian opera. “Vespers of 1610” is packed with the jewels of eastern mysticism, vocal fireworks, and Baroque embellishment. This vivid masterpiece exemplifies the opulence of Venice’s eminence in the seventeenth century and Monteverdi’s struggle for musical revolution.
JAZZ & BACH AT THE SKY ROOM WITH ANNE WALSH | Sunday, April 9, 2017, 5:30pm
Price includes light hors d’oeuvres and glass of wine. Join local jazz favorite – Anne Walsh for an evening of relax ing music, spectacular views, wine and hors d’oeuvres. From Bach to jazz, Ms. Walsh will dazzle audiences with the incredible range and versatility of her voice.
CAMERATA GOES BROADWAY, SILENT AUCTION AND PERFORMANCE | Saturday, June 3, 2017, 6:30pm
Sample tasty hors d’oeuvres, sip wine, bid on tempting items at our silent auction, and enjoy a fantastic performance of solos, ensembles and choruses from Broadway’s greatest hits. This concert is one of the hottest tickets in Long Beach!