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Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

Viola Davis, Joyce DiDonato, Philip Glass and More to Be Honored at...

Eight remarkable artists and philanthropists will be hooded and handed their degrees in person when The Juilliard School confers honorary doctorates during its 109th Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 23, 2014 at 11 AM in Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center .


Related Topix: The Help, Doubt, Drama Movies, Viola Davis, The Truman Show, The Juilliard School

Tuesday Apr 22 | LA Daily News

L.A. Philharmonic presents rare treat: Philip Glass portion of a CIVIL warSa

In the best of all possible worlds, Robert Wilson's 12-hour, multipart magnum opus, “the CIVIL warS: a tree is best measured when it is down” would have been completed and gleamed as the crown jewel of the 1984 Olympic Arts Festival.


Related Topix: Classical, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Arts, Opera

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Review: 'De Materie' a bold Minimalist outing for L.A. Philharmonic

The Dutch have their secrets. It's possible that Louis Andriessen's "De Materie," given its premiere in 1989 in Amsterdam, is not the first great Dutch opera.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Entertainment

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

From Glass to McGlashan, a mix without borders

Auckland Chamber Orchestra always comes up with programming that takes little heed of barriers and borders.


Related Topix: The Orchestra, Big-Band, Classical, Bach

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Best Bets: Pan Pan in concert - 'These are our stories, too'

Pan Pan, the piano-based project of Bellingham native Sarah Jerns, performs an all-ages concert at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Firehouse Performing Arts Center, 1314 Harris Ave. Pan Pan is the piano-based project of Bellingham native Sarah Jerns, who performs an all-ages concert at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Firehouse Performing Arts ... (more)


Related Topix: Bellingham, WA, Classical

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Cambridge Evening News

Basel Symphony Orchestra comes to Cambridge Corn Exchange

Switzerland's acclaimed Basel Symphony Orchestra is set to make its UK debut with a visit to Cambridge Corn Exchange on Sunday, April 27, as part of the Cambridge News-backed Cambridge Classical Concert Series.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Electronic, Classical, Cello

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Booker T. Jones brings his music and his legacy to Louisville

Dublin Guitar Quartet at the Norton Center for the Arts in Danville : The breadth of the repertoire running through this performance suggested something of a global sprint.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Redneck Manifesto, Classical, Kentucky

Thu Apr 03, 2014

SF Classical Voice

Musical Passage to India for Students at Oakland East Bay Symphony

The short trek three blocks from the Oakland School for the Arts to the Paramount Theatre was also a recent passage to India for the students in Omid Zoufonoun's concert ensemble class.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Asian-American, Indian-American, Classical, Oakland, CA, Ravi Shankar

Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Festival celebrates 50 years of minimalist music

Saturday:David Byrne and Philip Glass . First Presbyterian Church, 1220 Second St., Santa Monica.


Related Topix: Classical, Santa Monica, CA, Terry Riley, Los Angeles, CA, John Adams

Mon Mar 31, 2014

BBC News

Woolf ballet set for Royal Opera

The season will also include new works by Hofesh Shechter and Philip Glass, whose chamber opera The Trial is based on the Kafka novel of the same name.


Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Opera, Classical, Dance

Thu Mar 27, 2014


Kronos Quartet and Friends Perform in 40th Anniversary Celebration at Carnegie Hall Tonight

Carnegie Hall celebrates the 40th anniversary of the groundbreaking contemporary music ensemble Kronos Quartet with a one-night-only concert in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage featuring collaborations with some of the group's close colleagues and longtime artistic partners tonight, March 28 at 8:00 p.m. The program includes the world premiere of ... (more)


Related Topix: Classical, Kronos Quartet, California, Avantgarde, Laurie Anderson, Arts, Cinema

Wed Mar 26, 2014


Changing Night and Guitar, Guitar, Guitar Set for Symphony...

Symphony Space's The Music of Now Series comes to a close for 2014 with a pair of stimulating and imaginative concerts.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Classical, Steve Reich