Music at the Wende

Music at the Wende is a free concert series in which esteemed musical organizations present programs inspired by the Wende’s collection and mission. Launched in October 2018, Music at the Wende is thrilled to announce its third season, with concerts from December 2021 through June 2022. More information on the programs will be released in November 2021.

All concerts are free. Concerts begin at 8 p.m. and are preceded by a museum tour and reception at 7 p.m. RSVPs open four weeks prior to each event at 10 a.m.

Limit 2 tickets per RSVP. 

Please note that accessible seating is available at all Wende programs, including Music at the Wende. With questions regarding accessibility, please email

Series supported by the Music at the Wende Donor Group.


Friday, December 3, 2021
Dog Star Orchestra Presents Green Hour or Gray Future

Friday, January 7, 2022
Street Symphony Presents Transfigured Night 

Friday, February 4, 2022
Automata Sound House Presents Everyone is Working

Friday, March 4, 2022
Five Skins Presents Man with a Movie Camera


Friday, May 6, 2022
Music/Words Presents In the Footsteps of the Master and Margarita


Friday, June 3, 2022
Microfest Presents Wyschnegradsky



Friday, October 4, 2019
Long Beach Opera Presents Hollywood Elegies


Friday, November 15, 2019
Polyphony Presents Polyphonic Conversations


Friday, December 6, 2019
Classical Underground Presents Between Revolutions: Human Triumph over Tragedy in the Soviet Experiment


Friday, February 7, 2020 
wasteLAnd Presents Collective Creation


Friday, March 6, 2020 
Beth Morrison Projects Presents Nueva Canción: Songs of Protest and Resistance


Friday, April 3, 2020 
Dog Star Orchestra Presents Green Hour or Gray Future



Friday, October 5, 2018
(Monday) Evening Concerts Presents Odyssey

Friday, November 2, 2018
Jacaranda Music Presents Songs of Stones

Friday, December 7, 2018
Delirium Musicum Presents Humor Through Turmoil 

Friday, February 1, 2019
Hear Now Presents Civil Disobedience 

Friday, March 1, 2019
Mayme A. Clayton Library and Museum Presents Kamau Daáood and A Band of Griots: Through Walls of Thought and Feeling 

Friday, April 5, 2019
Piano Spheres Presents Vicki Ray: 21 Bricks

Saturday, May 4, 2019
SASSAS’ sound. concert series Presents Carmina Escobar’s The Fundamental Impermanence of All Things