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Walt Disney Concert Hall
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Location 111 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, California U.S.A.
Coordinates 34°03′19″N 118°15′00″W / 34.05528°N 118.25°W / 34.05528; -118.25Coordinates: 34°03′19″N 118°15′00″W / 34.05528°N 118.25°W / 34.05528; -118.25
Public transit LAMetroLogo.svg  Red Line  Purple Line  Civic Center/Grand Park (Regional Connector future)
Owner Los Angeles Music Center
Type Concert hall
Seating type Reserved
Capacity 2,265
Construction
Built 1999–2003
Opened October 24, 2003
Construction cost $130 million (plus $110 million for parking garage)
Architect Frank Gehry
Tenants
Los Angeles Philharmonic, Los Angeles Master Chorale

The Walt Disney Concert Hall is a concert hall in Los Angeles, California. It is the home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic orchestra. It seats 2,265 people.

The building opened in 2003. It was designed by Frank Gehry. The acoustics of the hall are very good.

The hall has a very large pipe organ which was completed in 2004. It was built by the German organ builder, Caspar Glatter-Götz. It has 6,125 pipes.


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