Like Led Zeppelin? Enjoy the symphony? Then you might want to nab tickets for "The Music of Led Zeppelin" on Sept. 20 at the City National Civic.

The intriguing production promises to bridge "the gulf between rock 'n' roll and classical music." It features high-flying vocalist Randy Jackson of Zebra, the popular New Orleans metal act that has sold over 2 million records during a career that has now spanned five decades, as well as a full rock band and the Silicon Valley Symphony.

And, of course, the music is all Led Zep -- yet done in a way that most fans have never experienced before.

Former Led Zeppelin performers Robert Plant, left, and guitarist Jimmy Page play during their concert in Istanbul in this March 5, 1998 file photo.
Former Led Zeppelin performers Robert Plant, left, and guitarist Jimmy Page play during their concert in Istanbul in this March 5, 1998 file photo. (AP Photo/Murad Sezer, File)

"My concept for 'The Music of Led Zeppelin' was to take the music as close to the originals as we could and then add some colors to enhance what Zep had done," says show creator Brent Havens, who will also be guest conducting the symphony. "The wonderful thing with an orchestra is that you have an entire palette to call upon. The band is reproducing what Led Zeppelin did on the albums, verbatim, and then having an orchestra behind the band gives the music a richness, a whole different feel, a whole different sense of power."

The program will likely include such fan favorites as "Heartbreaker," "Black Dog," "Kashmir," "All of My Love," "Immigrant Song" and "Stairway to Heaven." Sounds like a great time for Led Zep fans.


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Tickets are $35-$62, www.ticketmaster.com.

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