Los Angeles Times:
Take your pick of hot-off-the-presses music, with two local premieres, one from Oxnard-based Miguel del Aguila–a work for clarinet and string quartet named for the commissioning Pacific Serenades chamber music series–and the other from DJ Sparr and the YMF Debut Orchestra–a symphony called “Wrought Hocket,” which last year won the National Young Composers Competition grand prize.
* “Pacific Serenade,” Pacific Serenades, Sunday, 2 p.m., Biltmore Hotel, 506 S. Grand Ave., downtown, $20, (213) 852-0260 (repeats Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Westwood Methodist Church, 10497 Wilshire Blvd.).
* “Wrought Hocket,” YMF Debut Orchestra, Sunday, 4 p.m., Wilshire Ebell Theatre, 4401 W. 8th St. Free. (310) 859-7668.