LA Opera Announces its 2015/16 Season

LA Opera Opens the 2015/16 Season with Gianni Schicchi, Staged by Woody Allen LA Opera’s thirtieth anniversary season opens with the double bill of Gianni Schicchi and Pagliacci (September 12 through October 3, 2015). Placido Domingo, LA Opera’s general director, will sing the title role in Woody Allen’s staging of Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi. The opera… Read More LA Opera Announces its 2015/16 Season

Live Music: Evelyn Glennie and Maya Beiser at Royce Hall

By Mike Finkelstein On Friday night UCLA Live presented an attractive double bill of modern music with two of the more prominent performers in the genre, percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie and cellist Maya Beiser.   Though not heavily attended, the show was well-received.  The program started with Beiser and her quartet playing five pieces, then an… Read More Live Music: Evelyn Glennie and Maya Beiser at Royce Hall