Wednesday Aug 27
All About Jazz
Take Five With Ana Velinova
Meet Ana Velinova: Jazz vocalist and songwriter Ana Velinova has inspired audiences around the world with her wide range arstistic talents.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Kronos Quartet Beyond Zero: 1914-18 Festival Theatre, Edinburgh Run ended
"Who would Kronos have been working with in 1914?" asks the quartet's David Harrington in the programme notes for this multimedia element in the Edinburgh International Festival's First World War strand.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Putting the pleasure in Poulenc
There's only one logical conclusion you could reach after Sunday's "Who's Afraid of the 20th Century" La Jolla Music Society SummerFest program at the Auditorium at TSRI: Poulenc rules.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Santa Barbara Independent
Review: Academy Festival Orchestra at the Granada Theatre
The final concert of the 2014 Music Academy of the West season brought one of the world's most distinguished composers not only to the hall but also to the podium, as Thomas AdA s conducted his own composition, Polaris , alongside a trio of works by 20th-century masters Charles Ives, Benjamin Britten, and Igor Stravinsky.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Gerald Carpenter: Thomas Ade to Conduct Academy Festival Orchestra in All-Modern Finale
The dazzling young composer-pianist-conductor Thomas Ad will conduct the Music Academy of the West's Festival Orchestra in the closing concert of the 2014 Summer Festival, at 8 p.m. Saturday in the Granada Theatre .
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Moved by the intensity
New Zealand bass-baritone Paul Whelan is strolling in New York's Central Park as we talk, across land, water and time-zones.
Minnesota Public Radio
Bang your head with this classical drum quiz
Posted at 10:50 AM on August 8, 2014 by Luke Taylor Filed under: Fun finds , In the media "Beethoven, Stravinsky and Bartok can serve up beats as thunderous as any double-drummer metal band," writes NPR reporter Tom Huizenga in his introduction to a challenging quiz he posted on the NPR Music website today .
National Public Radio
Drum Fill Friday: Classical Headbanging Edition
Sooner or later it had to happen - an all-classical Drum Fill Friday. This week's puzzler proves that the world of Beethoven , Stravinsky and BartA3k can serve up beats as thunderous as any double drummer metal band.