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Walt Disney Concert Hall Virtual Tour (Part 2)

August 26, 2013

Enjoy Part 2 of your virtual tour in and around Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, home of the LA Phil. Visit http://www.laphil.com to learn more about this amazing venue and its equally impressive orchestra. Designed by architect Frank Gehry, WDCH opened in October 2003 and instantly became an internationally recognized architectural landmark in downtown Los Angeles, California. To date, it remains one of the most acoustically sophisticated concert halls in the world. The 3.6-acre complex — with its striking exterior's stainless-steel curves and its hardwood-paneled main auditorium's state-of-the-art acoustics — embodies the unique energy and creative spirit of the city of Los Angeles and its orchestra, the Los Angeles Philharmonic (also known as the LA Phil). Thanks to the vision and generosity of Lillian Disney, the Disney family, and many other individual and corporate donors, the citizens and visitors of Los Angeles enjoys the music of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Los Angeles Master Chorale and visiting artists and orchestras from around the world at this renowned venue. Discover Walt Disney Concert Hall in person! Take a free self-guided audio tour narrated by John Lithgow and featuring insight from architect Frank Gehry, former Music Director Esa-Pekka Salonen, acoustician Yasuhisa Toyota, principal donor Lillian Disney's daughter Diane Disney Miller and others. For more information about the free audio-tour experience, please call (323) 850-2000. Be sure to visit http://www.laphil.com/tickets/calendar-fullseason/2015 for an an overview of the upcoming 2015/2016 season at WDCH. Click on http://www.laphil.com/philpedia/history-laphil to learn more about the history of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. And, of course, to visit in person, click on http://www.laphil.com/visit/directions for travel guidelines to see this breathtaking feat of artistry and engineering for yourself!

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