The 8:30 PM concert, which will feature the composer on the keyboard, will include songs from Horne's first album and world premieres. Currently scheduled to perform are Julie Garnyé, Kathryn Gallagher, Jennifer Malenke, Kate Pazakis and Taylor Geare.
Margaret Cho will also share her new song, and special guest composers Jeff Marx (Avenue Q) and Brian Graden will appear with material of their own. Tracy Cox will appear in conjunction with LA Opera's Domingo-Thornton Young Artist Program to give a sneak peek from a new work by Horne and Neil Gaiman.
Doors will open at 7 PM for Lance Horne’s First Things Last Songbook Release Party. Advanced tickets are $15 ($20 at the door) and may be purchased in advance at www.thecoteriela.com. Attendees must be 21 or over.