Review: Gražinytė-Tyla impresses at the Bowl. The Orange County Register, Aug. 21, 2015.
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Why are these pieces not frequently performed yet? Why??? When will they enter the repertory?
This recording features 3 brilliant works by composer-conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen: a short tone-poem “Helix” for orchestra, the Piano Concerto played beautifully by Yefim Bronfman, and “Dichotomie” for piano solo (also played by Bronfman). 229 more words
Review: Dudamel, L.A. Phil tap Mendelssohn’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ at the Bowl. The Orange County Register, July 29, 2015.
Review: Classical season opens at the Hollywood Bowl with Lionel Bringuier and Yuja Wang. The Orange County Register, July 8, 2015.
June marks LGBT Pride month, and in recognition of that I will post 30 days of music by gay and lesbian, mostly American, composers. In some instances, you can hear the unique struggle of identity within these works, and in some circumstances, these voices are clear and concise, and in others ambiguous and enigmatic. 403 more words