Category: Past Events

Hiroshima at the Aratani Theater – June 29

On June 29, Hiroshima will be back at the Aratani theater for a unique performance with the Asia America Symphony Orchestra and Maestro David Benoit. This is a unique opportunity to see two smooth jazz superstars on one stage. Hiroshima

Bravo Awards a Success

The AASA Bravo awards ceremony was held last night at the Bonaventure Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. There was a silent auction and a chance for attendees to mingle and get to meet friends. The dinner was delicious and emcees

Bravo Awards on June 9, 2013

The Asia America Symphony Association Bravo award celebration is on June 9, 2013, just a few days away. There is still time to order tickets to Bravo. This year, we celebrate and honor The Japan America Society of Southern California

Bravo Awardees Playing at JACCC

One of this year’s Bravo awardees, Jeff Kashiwa, is teaming up with last year’s Bravo awardee for a concert at the Japanese American Cultural Community Center (JACCC), otherwise known as the Aratani theater this Saturday. This is a great opportunity

Excitement Builds for Youth Orchestra Concert Honoring the Endeavour

Today the Penninsula News carried an article about the upcoming AAYO concert honoring the space shuttle Endeavour. In it, they interviewed our Music Director, David Benoit, who explained the motivation behind his new composition and his excitement and confidence in

AASA Announces Bravo Gala Honorees

The Asia America Symphony Association is pleased to announce the 2013 Bravo Award Honorees. This year’s honorees are the Japan America Society of Southern California and saxophonist Jeff Kashiwa. The AASA annual Bravo Awards recognize contributions to our community, the

Astronaut Garrett Reisman Special Guest to AAYO Concert

Our theme for the AAYO concert this year is about space and will feature a new orchestral composition by our Music Director, David Benoit. His new piece is titled Journey of the Endeavour and is a tribute to the space

Group Rate for Hiroshima Concert

Asia America Symphony Association is pleased to announce that we have added a group rate for preferred seating for the Hiroshima concert on June 29 at the Aratani Theater. The new group rate for 10 or more people is a

A Magical Night is Magical

The AASA concert at the Comedy and Magic Club on March 3, 2013 was a great success and a truly magical evening. Those that came early were able to order appetizers or meals and interact with other guests at the

PressRel-2013-AASA Kicks Off New Season

PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Five time Grammy nominee, composer and conductor, David Benoit and the Asia America Symphony Association (AASA), will launch its 2013 concert series with “A Magical Night” at the Comedy and Magic Club in Hermosa