Sunday Afternoon Concerts in the Dome: October 8 – Los Angeles Reed Quintet

Date(s) - October 8, 2023
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Artistic Director Cécilia Tsan curates thoughtful musical adventures
under the magnificent vaulted dome of the 100-inch telescope. 

The 100-inch telescope is the instrument with which astronomer Edwin Hubble discovered our place in an expanding universe and so expanded our comprehension. The dome for the telescope—designed by Chicago architect D.H. Burnham—is a 20th century temple to science whose acoustics rival the great cathedrals of Europe and provides a unique setting for this ambitious music series.

Los Angeles Reed Quintet: Claire Brazeau, oboe/ Anthony Parnther, bassoon/ Don Foster, clarinet/ Brian Walsh, bass clarinet/ Patrick Posey, saxophone

Program: TBA

PLEASE NOTE: Access to the dome performance level is via a 53-step staircase. Mount Wilson Observatory is a mile high in elevation so the air is noticeably thinner. There is no ADA-compliant access. Children under age 12 are not permitted.


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Directions to Mount Wilson Observatory

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