Crescendo by the Sea

Long Beach Symphony cordially invites you to a celebration of music. Against the backdrop of the Long Beach Waterfront, enjoy a festive evening with cool vibes by Island Hoppin’ Steel Drum Band, a silent auction featuring one-of-a-kind wine, and a live auction with opportunities to bid on exciting travel destinations and more. The celebration will showcase the annual Luminary Award presentation and dancing to the sounds of King Salmon and the Funk Yard Horns.

Individual tickets and sponsorship tables can be ordered by clicking on the links above. Single tickets are $350 each and sponsorship tables start at $5,000, depending on the number of guests and benefits. For more information, please contact John Cross, Director of Donor Relations, at [email protected] or 562.436.3203 ext. 222.

Empowering and celebrating a community of music

All proceeds benefit the Long Beach Symphony’s artistic and education programs.


This is a Free, community event presented by Long Beach Symphony. The evening will start at 5pm on the Long Beach Terrace Theater Plaza delighting participants in the enjoyable “Night Market” spirit. Take part in this event that includes a variety of foods for purchase, as well as entertainment, curated artistic installations on display in the theater lobby,  and good fun. Immediately following, a Pre-Concert Talk that includes the amazing creative team of KHMERASPORA will inspire audiences and give true meaning and context to the spirit of the evening. The concert starts at 7pm in the Terrace Theater.

Written and directed by the world-renowned Cambodian American rapper, praCh, KHMERASPORA is a musical performance that tells the Cambodian American experience. Featuring three world premieres by internationally renowned Cambodian composer, Chinary Ung, this artistic collaboration unites musicians from Long Beach Symphony conducted by Music Director Eckart Preu, and Cambodian instrumentalists, dancers, and singers. A documentary film by award-winning filmmaker Caylee So memorializes the project and videographer Robert Chhaing-Carleton’s video will ensure that KHMERASPORA has a global presence and impact.


Artistic Partners

Eckart Preu, conductor

Musicians of Long Beach Symphony

praCh Ly, writer, producer, director, performer

Chinary Ung, composer

Mea Lath, dance choreographer

Chhom Nimol, singer

Chrysanthe Tan, violinist

Kaitlyn Mady, flutist

Kalean Ung, actress

Modern Apsara, Cambodian dancer ensemble

Ho Chan Ensemble, Cambodian instrumentalists



This program is part of Long Beach Symphony’s Musical Bridges, a community engagement initiative that celebrates the artistry of the many diverse communities in Long Beach through free, collaborative multicultural performances.

Long Beach Symphony's Musical Bridges


An Evening with Thelma HoustonRuMBa Foundation Family Concert: Symphony
Under the Sea

CHILDREN GET IN FREE! (17 and under). Adult tickets, $20 each.

Family Activities, 1-3pm & 4-5pm | Concert will take place 3-4pm

Long Beach Symphony is proud to present The RuMBa Foundation Family Concert Symphony Under the Sea. A multi-generational afternoon with memories to last a lifetime.

From 1-3pm and 4-5pm, the afternoon of activities includes an instrument petting zoo, musical games and performances, arts and crafts, hula dancing, and creative play.

At 3pm, a family-friendly concert will include sing-alongs to Little Mermaid, Pirates of the Caribbean, Spongebob Squarepants, and music by Gershwin, Tchaikovsky and MORE!

Symphony Express Shuttle: Free Long Beach Transit Shuttle provided as first come/first serve, as space permits

  • 1:30pm departure from Michelle Obama Library (5870 Atlantic Ave, Long Beach, CA 90805)
  • 4:45pm departure from Terrace Theater, returning to Michelle Obama Library

*The Long Beach Symphony complies with all city health and safety mandates.**Programming subject to change.

This concert is made possible by a multi-year grant from THE RUMBA FOUNDATION OF LONG BEACH.



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24th Annual Long Beach Symphony Golf Classic

The Symphony’s Golf Classic Field Is Now Full

Please contact John Cross at 562-436-3203 if you would like to place yourself on our waiting list.



Virginia Country Club

4602 N. Virginia Road

Long Beach, CA 90807



Monday, December 5, 2022



All proceeds from the 24th Annual Long Beach Symphony Golf Classic support the artistic, educational and community engagement programs of the Long Beach Symphony. Long Beach Symphony is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Non-profit tax ID#: 95-6004958. Click here for sponsorships and entry.



Closest to the Conductor
Closest to the Pin
South Bay LEXUS Hole-in-One Contest
Buy the Pro’s Par 3 Tee Shot
Longest Drive
Straightest Drive



10:00am: Check-In, Light Breakfast, and Driving Range Available
10:30am: All New Putt for Vino!
11:30am: Shotgun Start (Best Ball Format) & Lunch On The Go
4:00pm: Hosted Bar and Silent Auction
4:30pm: Dinner & Dessert
5:00pm: Auction, Prizes, & Awards

2022 GRAND PRIZE – Win $1,200 toward a TaylorMade fitting and your choice of a full set of irons or three woods including 1 driver and 2 fairway woods. Every golfer is entered but you must be present at post-tournament drawing to win. Golfers are then welcome to stay for Monday night football – New Orleans Saints @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers!

For tournament information, contact John Cross at (562) 436-3203 ext. 222 or at [email protected].

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