- LOS ANGELES -
"All the fun in music-making without the pressure!"
AN ORCHESTRA FOR THE REST OF US!
TACO LA is a full symphonic orchestra with musicians from around the Greater Los Angeles area who gather once a month in Pasadena, California to play baroque, classical, and popular music for fun. It’s a social and supportive intergenerational community with musicians of all skill levels and talents.
Who is TACO for?
Adults who love classical music and want to play with a friendly group.
People of all skill levels who like to play for the simple joy of making music together.
Non-perfectionists who want to laugh together.
The Terrible Adult Chamber Orchestra - Los Angeles
(TACO LA) is fiscally sponsored by the Social Good Fund (EIN TAX ID: 46-1323531). Our mission is to provide a casual and inclusive environment for all levels of musicianship. Our purpose is to create fun gatherings with low pressure, no judgments, and to build community through our love for music-making.
Cathy Humphers Smith
Founder of TACO, Conductor & Director of Terrible Adult Chamber Orchestra Silicon Valley (TACO SV)
Lori Musicant Kozubek
Conductor, Music Educator and Freelance Musician
Director of Terrible Adult Chamber Orchestra Los Angeles (TACO LA), Okay-Violinist