Friday Nov 29
Weekend concert reflects love of jazz
As thousands of Black Friday shoppers descend on regional shopping centers, one word comes to the mind of Newport Police Chief Tom Collins: patience.
Opus Two to Celebrate George Gershwin at the New York Public Library, 12/28
Champions of American music for more than a decade, Opus Two violin-piano duo presents a multi-media program of the inimitable works of George Gershwin , one of Americas most popular and iconic composers.
BWW Reviews: Taking a Moment to Go Crazy for Gershwin at Winter Park Playhouse
It's got rhythm; It's got music; Who could ask for anything more? This production is complete with toe-tapping dance routines and memorable hit songs.
"Porgy and Bess" Adapts to Life Outside the Opera House
You might remember Porgy and Bess from that violin piece you performed in your high school orchestra.
The L Magazine
How Steve Reich Inspired Radiohead-And Vice Versa
Modern listeners tend to think of classical and popular music as distinct entities only rarely in conversation.
Music Review: Tchaikovsky and Ellington/Strayhorn - 'The Nutcracker Suites'
In the liner notes to the new Harmonia Mundi release The Nutcracker Suites , conductor Steven Richman closes his introduction with a great quote from Duke Ellington : "There are simply two kinds of music, good music and the other kind."
Hershey Felder to Return to Berkeley Rep as Leonard Bernstein in MAESTRO, June 2014
Today Berkeley Repertory Theatre announced that award-winning actor and musician Hershey Felder will return to star in Hershey Felder as Leonard Bernstein in Maestro about the amazing life of American composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein .