"Classical quintet, female inmates in mutual awe at L.A. County Jail"
http://www.latimes.com – November 22, 2014

The first ovation did not take long. The moment the musicians entered the room Friday morning, the audience erupted.

The spectators were seated in five long rows, roughly 85 women altogether, all of them wearing the same outfit. Dark blue pants, white sneakers and light blue tops with black stenciling on the back.

"L.A. County Jail."

Because they can't attend a concert at Disney Hall, L.A. Philharmonic violinist Vijay Gupta told the inmates, it was his privilege to bring the music to them. His quartet began with the first movement of Haydn's "Sunrise," and the reaction was immediate.

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Performances with the Los Angeles Philharmonic

September 28
October 15, 18, 24-26
November 6-9, 14-16, 20-23*
December 11-14

Walt Disney Concert Hall
111 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

*Concert will be at Segerstrom Hall
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
600 Town Center Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Performance with Street Symphony

November 21

Vijay Gupta, Founder/Artistic Director


Twin Towers Correctional Facility
450 Bauchet Street, Los Angeles, CA 90086

Chamber Music at La Sierra University

December 7 at 7:00 pm

Jason Uyeyama, Violin
Robert deMaine, Cello
Orion Weiss, Piano

Brahms Piano Trio in C Minor Op. 101
Grieg Cello Sonata in A Minor Op. 36
Ravel Piano Trio in A Minor

Hole Memorial Auditorium
La Sierra University
4500 Riverwalk Pkwy, Riverside, CA 92505

General: $15
Seniors: $10
Students: $5