Walt Disney Concert Hall at 10

Frank Gehry's gleaming building opened in fall 2003 at the corner of 2nd Street and Grand Avenue in L.A. In 2013, The Times assessed the hall's effect.
In Disney Hall, Los Angeles Philharmonic has had its best decade yet

Los Angeles Philharmonic has capitalized on Walt Disney Concert Hall artistically in a remarkable run since its opening.

Critic's notebook: Nearly 10 years old, Disney Hall needs upgrades

Walt Disney Concert Hall at 10: Commentary: Nearly 10 years after Walt Disney Concert Hall opened, Frank Gehry's design and Yasuhisa Toyota's acoustics have made the hall a destination and symbol of L.A. But the hall needs upgrades.

A chorus of memories: Disney Hall, as they saw it and lived it

Esa-Pekka Salonen, Gustavo Dudamel and Julie Andrews are among the Disney Hall devotees who reflect on a decade of artistry.

For architect Frank Gehry, Disney Hall is 'my home'

Q&A: Architect Frank Gehry looks back on the creation of one of L.A.'s iconic structures, Walt Disney Concert Hall.

Cleaners make Walt Disney Concert Hall's curves sparkle

When it came to cleaning Walt Disney Concert Hall, Sunrise Window Cleaners' Zane Britt had to get creative to figure out how to handle the metal-clad exterior.

Disney Hall usher's 'side' job becomes a way of life

Walt Disney Concert Hall at 10: Disney Hall head usher Ismael Tenorio says he's surprised as anyone that the temporary job he sought 10 years ago has turned into a lifestyle.

Walt Disney Concert Hall's REDCAT electrifies, yet more can be done

Critic's Notebook: Though Disney Hall's REDCAT continues to be innovative, its theater programming could be more robust.

Disney Hall: Musical dream bankrolled by taxpayers, private donors

Lillian Disney seeded the project with $50 million. The rest, after years of setbacks, came from county funds plus private donors.

Filming at Disney Hall: Always ready for its close-up

Disney Hall at 10: Whether playing itself or acting as a stand-in for another place, Walt Disney Concert Hall has hosted many movie and TV shoots over the years, including 'The Soloist,' 'Get Smart' and car commercials.

Disney Hall's updated organ will have more power in every note

After an update, Disney Hall's Opus 24 organ will blast audiences in an even more 'fabulous way.'

Disney Hall: Yasuhisa Toyota's fluid, innovative approach to sound

Yasuhisa Toyota overcame many challenges, including Disney Hall's unusual shape, to create his signature 'surround style' of acoustics at the hall.

Diane Disney Miller reflects on a Disney Hall turning point

Diane Disney Miller supported architect Frank Gehry in a fight over control of Disney Hall's working drawings. After tying use of her mother's funds to the issue, she won.

Disney Hall: 10 years of memorable performances

From 'Resurrection' to 'The Gospel According to the Other Mary,' year-by-year examples of how Disney Hall has mattered to L.A. and the art of music.

L.A. Phil board Chairman David C. Bohnett keeps his ears tuned

As Walt Disney Concert Hall turns 10, Los Angeles Philharmonic Assn. board Chairman David C. Bohnett talks about outreach, education and Gustavo Dudamel.

Disney Hall's architecture, not its music, lures many

Visitors entranced by Frank Gehry's curving, steel-clad design find evidence of his vision throughout the interiors as well.

Area development finally underway around Disney Hall

Walt Disney Concert Hall will soon have new neighbors as the Broad museum and a Related Cos. apartment tower start building.

A Disney Hall Sunday simulcast in Grand Park