To fulfill your love or interest in the classical music genre, explore some of these great shows in OC. Enjoy an evening under the stars with some of the best musicians in the OC or watch an intimate show with some of the area’s local artists. You can even meet the musicians at some of the shows and learn what inspires them in their artistic journey. Whatever your preference, Orange County has several venues that will satisfy your classical music fix.
Art District Concerts
939 E. Santa Ana Blvd.
Santa Ana, CA 92701
Classical Music Encounters of Orange County hosts several entertaining classical music shows in the area. The non-profit organization has been bringing awareness of classical music to Orange County by developing and advertising intimate concerts for more than 10 years. At the end of the performances, the musicians even host a Q-and-A session with the crowd. Don’t miss this opportunity to join Classical Music Encounters of Orange County — you may develop or renew a love for classical music.
2695 E. Katella Ave.
Anaheim, CA 92806
This summer, the Honda Center brings the classical music star Andrea Bocelli to Orange County. The talented, accomplished musician has so many hits on the Billboard charts, he is listed in the Guinness Book of World Records. His current tour will showcase several love songs with a Mediterranean flair, and several superstars are featured on his new album including Nelly Furtado and Jennifer Lopez. So bring that “special someone” to this special classical music showcase and enjoy a romantic evening accompanied by Bocelli’s unforgettable voice.
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Segerstrom Center For The Arts
600 Town Center Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
The Segerstrom Center for the Arts hosts some of the most acclaimed shows in Orange County including many Pacific Symphony performances; this beautiful theater is the perfect accompaniment to exquisite classical music. Whether out on a date or a nice evening out with the family, be sure to treat your senses to some of the best classical music concerts in Orange County at Segerstrom Center for the Arts. The venue and the live music will create a refined experience.
Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
8808 Irvine Center Drive
Irvine, CA 92618
Indulge in classical music for the soul at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine. The venue is home to the Pacific Symphony, so you are sure to hear some of the finest musicians in the area. The renowned Orange County symphony is composed of top musicians from all over the world, so grab a cool beverage and enjoy some of the best classical music Orange County has to offer under the stars at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater.
Orange County Classical Music Society
If you are looking for a group of friends to share your love of classical music, check out the Orange County Classical Music Society. The group has several meet-ups in which you can enjoy some of the finest classical music shows in the area. Make new friends while also discovering more classical music; you may have yet to be exposed to your favorite artist.
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