AASA 2015 Golf Registration Open

Registration is open for the AASA 2015 Golf Tournament, which will be held on Monday, September 14, 2015 at the beautiful California Country Club. Click here for more information and to sign up

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AASA 2015 Bravo Awardees Announced

AASA is very pleased to announce the 2015 Bravo Award recipients. They are all celebrated for their community involvement. We call them Community Champions. They are:

  • Carolyn Elliott, Community Supporter
  • D.K. Kim Foundation, Charitable Organization
  • Don Knabe, LA County Supervisor
  • Hiroshima, Contemporary Jazz Group

We will be honoring them this Sunday, April 12, 2015 at the Omni Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. Please join us.

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Tickets Available for Earl Klugh Concert

Tickets are now available for the Earl Klugh concert featuring the Grammy-winning virtuoso guitarist with the Asia America Youth Symphony, conducted by David Benoit. This will be an evening of classical (Beethoven’s 7th Symphony) and Jazz (Klugh and Benoit). Don’t miss this exciting unique experience. For more information, click here, and to buy tickets, click here.

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Save the Date

The Asia America Symphony Association (AASA) is pleased to announce dates for our two major fundraisers for 2015. Please save the date for both of these events.

  • Bravo Awards Gala, Sunday, April 12, 2015 at the Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza
  • 20th Annual Golf Tournament, Monday, September 14, 2015 at the California Country Club in Whittier.

We hope to see you at each of these events.

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AASA Announces 2015 Concert Season

AASA has announced it’s 2015 season, featuring Young Stars of Tomorrow, A Night of 88’s and legendary jazz guitar virtuoso, Earl Klugh. Find more details here.

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AASA 2014 Golf/Tennis Tournament Registration Now Available

Registration is now available for AASA’s 2014 Golf and Tennis Tournament. It will be held on

Monday, September 29, 2014

Rolling Hills Country Club

27000 Palos Verdes Drive East

Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274

Click here to download the application.

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Symphony at Sunset Event on August 24

On August 24, 2014, AASA will hold its Symphony at Sunset event. This fundraising event will be held at the Holmby Hills estate of one of our major supporters – Seth Landsberg. The event will feature gourmet appetizers, wine, and a performance by the Asia America Youth Symphony, conducted by our Music Director, David Benoit. this special event will have limited seating, so please get your tickets soon. The event will begin at 4:00 PM and will be held on the tennis court of the estate. Please join us for this unique event and enjoy the opportunity to listen to our youth symphony and network with other AASA supporters. You can register by clicking here.

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AASA Announces 2014 Bravo Award Winners

The Asia America Symphony Association is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Bravo Awards:

The Aratani Foundation, For long-time and continuing philanthropic support for AASA and many other organizations

Joe Marino, Assistant-Conductor of the Asia America Youth Symphony, For many years of assisting AASA as well as over 30 years of teaching music in South Bay schools

Yun Tang, Principal Violinist, For many years in the Asia America Symphony as well as for her performances in the Los Angeles Philharmonic and other orchestras

 

We are very happy to honor these individuals and group for their many contributions not only to the Asia America Symphony Association, but for enhancing our lives and our communities as well. The Bravo Awards ceremony will be held on May 4 at the Bonaventure Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. Tables and seats are available now.

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AASA Announces 2014 Season Events

The Asia America Symphony Association is very pleased to announce our season events for 2014.

May 4, 2014 – Bravo Awards and Gala Celebration, honoring the Aratani Foundation, Joe Marino, and Yun Tang at the Bonaventure Hotel, Los Angeles

May 10, 2014 – The Asia America Youth Symphony, From Mozart to Mancini and Beyond at the Armstrong Theater, Torrance

May 30, 2014 – Rueibin Chen and David Benoit in concert, East Meets West-Two Pianos at the Zipper Concert Hall, Los Angeles

 

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AASA Announces 2014 Composition Competition

The Asia America Symphony Association is pleased to announce its 12th Annual International Composition for Orchestra Competition. This competition is open to all young composers up to the age of 18. Applicants must submit a score and CD of their orchestral composition (no vocals) lasting no more than four(4) minutes in length.

The first prize is $1,000 and a performance of the competition by the Asia America Youth Symphony on May 10, 2014. There are also a 2nd prize of $500 and 3rd prize of $250. For more information, please click this link.

To apply for this composition, please fill out the application and return it with your score and audio CD.

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