They get sentimental easily over at Disney Hall, and tonight the L.A. Phil celebrates the 10th birthday of the house organ known as Hurricane Mama, a 6,134-pipe gargantuan whose long arms sprout like vines within the woodwork thicket of Frank Gehry's little shack. Conductor Gustavo Dudamel invites bad-boy organist Cameron Carpenter to go wild on Mama with the keyboardist's solo arrangement of Alexander Scriabin's Sonata No. 4, as well as Camille Saint-Saens' Third Symphony. In between, the L.A. Phil proffers the world premiere of Stephen Hartke's Symphony No. 4, which was commissioned by the orchestra.

Thu., Nov. 20, 8 p.m.; Fri., Nov. 21, 8 p.m.; Sat., Nov. 22, 2 p.m., 2014
(Expired: 11/22/14)

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