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West Side Story:L.A.Philharmonic

I’d not intended to write a post n this event, because I did not realize until we got to the venue that they were going to play the entire film. 862 more words

LA Phil at 100: Celebrating the Past by Looking to the Future

It was a festive atmosphere inside and outside Walt Disney Concert Hall on Thursday as the LA Phil unveiled plans (and a new logo) for its 100th anniversary. 748 more words

Classical Music

Meet the Future Faces of Classical Music

Conductor Thomas Wilkins leads 101 young musicians from across the country during the “Take a Stand” symposium and festival | Photo by Brian Lauritzen

If you have questions about the future of classical music, you’re not going to find answers in an orchestra’s administrative offices or the board room of a big opera company. 911 more words

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Scully at the Bowl

Vin Scully on stage with Gustavo Dudamel at the Hollywood Bowl

On Thursday night, Hall of Fame former Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully’s voice once again wafted over the summer evening breezes of Southern California. 939 more words

Classical Music

Beethoven’s Ninth with Dudamel at the Hollywood Bowl- July 13 & 18

The whole world is widely familiar with the impressive start of Beethoven’s 5th symphony, which is probably the most distinctive four-note motif in music history. … 345 more words

Cultural Happenings

Night and Dreams: A Schubert and Beckett Recital

On Tuesday, Los Angeles Philharmonic Artist Collaborator Yuval Sharon presented a brilliant recital program, Night and Dreams: A Schubert and Beckett Recital. As founder and Artistic Director of opera company, … 210 more words


Four Female Conductors Take the Stage at the LA Phil

The LA Phil unveiled its 2017-18 season last week and among the many highlights is the fact that the orchestra has engaged four different women to conduct six different concerts. 761 more words

Classical Music