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  • MEDIA ALERT ** MEDIA ALERT ** MEDIA ALERTSlatkin Cancels Appearances at Walt Disney Concert Hall, December 3 and 4
  • Dec. 4, 2009
  • After consultation with his doctors, Conductor Leonard Slatkin has chosen to undergo three weeks of additional precautionary cardiac treatment necessitating the cancellation of his scheduled performances with the LA Phil on December 3 and 4. Philharmonic Creative Chair John Adams will replace him in Thomas Newman’s It Got Dark and Mason Bates’ Liquid Interface, and Jayce Ogren will lead Goldsmith’s Music for Orchestra and Waxman’s Tristan and Isolde Fantasy. The program remains the same:

    Thursday, December 3, 2009, at 8 PM

    Friday, December 4, 2009, at 11 AM

    John Adams, conductor

    Jayce Ogren, conductor

    Kronos Quartet, guest ensemble

    GOLDSMITH Music for Orchestra

    Mason BATES Liquid Interface

    WAXMAN Tristan and Isolde Fantasy

    Thomas NEWMAN It Got Dark (world premiere; LAPA commission)

    For further details or questions, call 323.850.2000.

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  • Contact:

    Sophie Jefferies,, 213.972.3422; Lisa White,, 213.972.3408