Los Angeles, CA: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Country: United States of America
State: California
City: Los Angeles
Location: 135 North Grand Avenue

Built 1962-1964 by Welton Becket. Opened 6 Dec 1964 with a concert by Jascha Heifetz and the Los Angeles Philharmonic (conductor: Zubin Mehta). Named in honour of the president of the Symphony Association and chairwoman of the Music Center Building Fund Committee, Dorothy Buffum Chandler (1901-1997). Operated as part of the "Los Angeles Music Center". Home to the "LA Opera" company. Until 2003, also home to the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Los Angeles Master Chorale. 1969-1987 venue of the Academy Awards ("Oscar") ceremonies. 3197 seats.

Links: www.musiccenter.org, www.laopera.org, Wikipedia

Los Angeles, CA: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion / Mark Taper Forum Picture: architectural model of Dorothy Chandler Pavilon (left) and Mark Taper Forum (right)
Reverse Text: "Music Center for the Performing Arts. Located in the Los Angeles Civic Center. One of the largest and most modern cultural complexes in the world. It will ultimately include the Center Theatre, the Mark Taper Forum, and the Pavilion."
Publisher: Western Publishing & Novelty Co., Los Angeles; L-148
Typeize: Divided Back
Size: Classic
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Los Angeles, CA: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Front Text: "Los Angeles, California"
Reverse Text: "Los Angeles, California. A spectacular night view of the L. A. Music Center."
Publisher: Mitock & Sons, North Hollywood; Plastichrome; P87154
Typeize: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: from Los Angeles to Paris (France), 1972

Los Angeles, CA: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Front Text: "The Pavilion - Los Angeles Music Center"
Reverse Text: "New Music Center - Los Angeles, California - Music Center for the Performing Arts located in the Los Angeles Civic Center. This beautiful Pavilion is a 3,250 seat Symphony Hall and Opera House, and is part of one of the largest and most modern cultural complexes in the world."
Publisher: Western Publ., Los Angels; Curteichcolor; L.35
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
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Los Angeles, CA: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Front Text: "The Pavilion - Los Angeles Music Center"
Reverse Text: "Los Angeles Music Center. The Pavilion, the 3250-seat Symphony Hall - Opera house which is the first completed unit of Los Angeles' ambitious $33.5 million Music Center for the Performing Arts.", "Welton Becket and Associats Architects - Engineers."
Publisher: Mitock & Sons, North Hollywood; Plastichrome; P63705
Typeize: Divided Back
Size: Classic
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Los Angeles, CA: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Front Text: "Grand Hall - Los Angeles Music Center"
Reverse Text: "The Pavilion - Los Angeles Music Center. The Grand Hall - 3 stories high features 3 specially designed 18 ft. high magnificent crystal chandeliers suspended from a diamond-patterned ceiling set with diamond shaped mirrors. Welton Becket and Associats Architects - Engineers."
Publisher: Mitock & Sons, North Hollywood; Plastichrome; P71467
Size: Modern
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Los Angeles, CA: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Front Text: "The Pavilion - Los Angeles - Music Center"
Reverse Text: "Los Angeles Music Center - The Pavilion, the 3250-seat Symphony Hall, Opera house which is the first completed unit of Los Angeles' ambitious $33.5 million Music Center for the Performing Arts. Welton Becket and Associates - Architects - Engineers"
Publisher: Mitock & Sons, North Hollywood; Plastichrome by Colourpicture; P 63708
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
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Los Angeles, CA: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Reverse Text: "Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. Home of the annual Academy Awards Presentation"
Publisher: Mitock Publishers, North Hollywood; M-224
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Not sent.

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