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Racial trailblazers: a musician, a student, an athlete, and a protest group

IN HONOR OF BLACK HISTORY month, I am counting down 28 — because there are 28 days in February — young African Americans (or groups of African Americans) who played significant roles in breaking racial barriers and/or fighting injustice before and during the Civil Rights Movement. 629 more words

The Dream Logic of Unsuk Chin's Alice in Wonderland

At the end of this month the Los Angeles Philharmonic will be presenting the West Coast premiere of Unsuk Chin’s opera Alice in Wonderland. 2,150 more words

New Music

Rossini: Overture to 'The Thieving Magpie'

Gustavo Dudamel conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Nicely done, I think.

Classical Music

Thursday miscellany

Esa-Pekka Salonen has been appointed composer-in-residence of the New York Philharmonic, beginning in the fall of this year. … The classical music comedy duo Igudesman & Joo… 191 more words

Classical Music

Down the Rabbit Hole

Angelenos have lot to look forward to in coming weeks — including the belated West Coast premiere of Unsuk Chin’s Alice in Wonderland by the LA Philharmonic (in a co-production with LA Opera). 120 more words

New Music

On the Podium with Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic

Airing Monday 1/26 at 7 pm and 10 pm ET 

Pinkies out, SiriusXM listeners! Symphony Hall invites you to hear an exclusive new program featuring the dynamic Music Director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Gustavo Dudamel, and it’s sure to be music to your ears. 123 more words