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Los Angeles Times
Yuja Wang slays Beethoven's monster piano piece — and makes it look easyBeethoven’s ultimate monster piano sonata, to which he had brought his abundanc
Yuja Wang slays Beethoven's monster piano piece — and makes it look easy
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Beethoven’s ultimate monster piano sonata, to which he had brought his abundance of experience to his recital at Walt Disney Concert Hall six days earlier. He had lunged at the keyboard with an explosive ferocity unknown in this reflective... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Googleplex architect thrives in the wide, open spacesvery simple stucco boxes," said Wilkinson, who came to Los Angeles in 1990 to w
Googleplex architect thrives in the wide, open spaces
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
very simple stucco boxes," said Wilkinson, who came to Los Angeles in 1990 to work as Gehry's project manager for Walt Disney Concert Hall. In both his work and at home, Wilkinson's interiors are playful and transparent, inspiring a "churning... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Jean-Yves Thibaudet's lyrical piano brightens L.A. Phil concertApril may be the cruelest month for some, but not for piano lovers -- at least
Jean-Yves Thibaudet's lyrical piano brightens L.A. Phil concert
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
April may be the cruelest month for some, but not for piano lovers -- at least not at Walt Disney Concert Hall, in a month that has seen impressive performances by Stephen Hough, Alexandre Tharaud, Behzod Abduraimov, Murray Perahia and now Jean-Yves... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Pianist Murray Perahia scales the Everest of Beethoven's 'Hammerklavier' in a momentous performancePerahia did all the above Tuesday in a momentous performance of the "Hammerklav
Pianist Murray Perahia scales the Everest of Beethoven's 'Hammerklavier' in a momentous performance
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
Perahia did all the above Tuesday in a momentous performance of the "Hammerklavier," one of the great nights at Walt Disney Concert Hall. It will be Yuja Wang's turn Monday in Santa Barbara, where she plays the sonata at the Granada Theatre... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
LACMA receives a historic $75-million windfall, creating an energetic and hope-filled momentumbuilding would rank as one of the most important works of architecture to be bu
LACMA receives a historic $75-million windfall, creating an energetic and hope-filled momentum
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
building would rank as one of the most important works of architecture to be built in Los Angeles since Frank Gehry's Walt Disney Concert Hall opened in 2003. Local leaders see Zumthor's sleek design as crucial to lifting LACMA to the top ranks of... Read more
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NBC San Diego
High School Students Pay Tribute to Prince in Choir PerformanceA thousand voices united in song and tribute Friday at the Walt Disney Concert
High School Students Pay Tribute to Prince in Choir Performance
NBC San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
A thousand voices united in song and tribute Friday at the Walt Disney Concert Hall for the Los Angeles Master Chorale High School Choir Festival, where every year students from more than 30 schools across Southern California come together to... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
High School Students Pay Tribute to Prince in Choir PerformanceA thousand voices united in song and tribute Friday at the Walt Disney Concert
High School Students Pay Tribute to Prince in Choir Performance
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 10 days ago
A thousand voices united in song and tribute Friday at the Walt Disney Concert Hall for the Los Angeles Master Chorale High School Choir Festival, where every year students from more than 30 schools across Southern California come together to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
LA children's choir pays homage to Prince with musical tributeschool students sang a tribute to the late singer. The students came together f
LA children's choir pays homage to Prince with musical tribute
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
school students sang a tribute to the late singer. The students came together from 31 Los Angeles-area schools at the Walt Disney Concert Hall and sang “Purple Rain.” Prince, born Prince Rogers Nelson, was found dead in an elevator at his suburban... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
At the L.A. Phil, hearing John Adams through the man who made him famousJohn Adams’ presence in Walt Disney Concert Hall during the past couple of week
At the L.A. Phil, hearing John Adams through the man who made him famous
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
John Adams’ presence in Walt Disney Concert Hall during the past couple of weeks continued Thursday, when there was some sense of a circle closing. Adams’ advocate for the night was none other than Edo de Waart, the conductor who put Adams on the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Classical concerts this weekend: Trio Celeste, Kholodenko and morePhil’s Sounds About Town series brings in another student orchestra, the outsta
Classical concerts this weekend: Trio Celeste, Kholodenko and more
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
Phil’s Sounds About Town series brings in another student orchestra, the outstanding Colburn Orchestra (7 p.m. Sunday at Disney Concert Hall). The ebullient French conductor Stéphane Denève leads them in music by Ravel and Liszt (the Piano... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Philharmonic pays tribute to its late new-music mentor Steven Stuckyof composer Steven Stucky was called "Radical Light." An uncannily heavenly lig
Los Angeles Philharmonic pays tribute to its late new-music mentor Steven Stucky
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
of composer Steven Stucky was called "Radical Light." An uncannily heavenly light did, indeed, radiate throughout Walt Disney Concert Hall on Wednesday night. But I hope that doesn't sound precious or somehow unreal, because the memorial could... Read more
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Orange County Register
Salonen leads L.A. Phil tribute to composer Steven Stuckyis striking. It sounds like the honest truth. The Los Angeles Philharmonic pre
Salonen leads L.A. Phil tribute to composer Steven Stucky
Orange County Register / Posted 12 days ago
is striking. It sounds like the honest truth. The Los Angeles Philharmonic presented a tribute to him Wednesday night at Disney Concert Hall called “Radical Light: A Concert for Steven Stucky,” and a lovely and engaging thing it was. Esa-Pekka... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Beth Morrison's '21C Liederabend. Op. LA' at Disney Hall was a good idea (but next time, rethink the presentation, please)Paola Prestini and John Adams, Morrison made a Liederabend for the Los Angeles
Beth Morrison's '21C Liederabend. Op. LA' at Disney Hall was a good idea (but next time, rethink the presentation, please)
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
Paola Prestini and John Adams, Morrison made a Liederabend for the Los Angeles Philharmonic's Green Umbrella series at Walt Disney Concert Hall. That meant new or newish songs by — with the exception of Adams — emerging composers. Adams adamantly... Read more
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examiner.com
Josefowicz becomes Scheherazade at Disney Hallfor orchestra and solo violin. The work, paired with Respighi, was played last
Josefowicz becomes Scheherazade at Disney Hall
examiner.com / Posted 14 days ago
for orchestra and solo violin. The work, paired with Respighi, was played last week––April 14, 15, and 16––at Walt Disney Concert Hall. John Adams conducted. Adams had grown intrigued with the Arabian Nights story, especially the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
L.A. Master Chorale's 'Alexander's Feast' is a treat for the ears and eyeseach to be semi-staged, and the first took place with performances of "Alexande
L.A. Master Chorale's 'Alexander's Feast' is a treat for the ears and eyes
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
each to be semi-staged, and the first took place with performances of "Alexander's Feast" on Saturday and Sunday at Walt Disney Concert Hall. I would bet that the vast majority in Disney for the Saturday matinee, like me, knew the piece only from... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rivermaya reduxin his Azusa homebase in the States, Perf remains active in the classical guita
Rivermaya redux
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
in his Azusa homebase in the States, Perf remains active in the classical guitar community. He recently played at the Walt Disney Concert Hall and the Zipper Hall of Colburn School with Filipino chorales. He also performed for the American Guitar... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Violinist Leila Josefowicz is a powerful storyteller in John Adams' 'Scheherazade.2'which seemed set aflame with Roman candles setting the scene for Scheherazade's
Violinist Leila Josefowicz is a powerful storyteller in John Adams' 'Scheherazade.2'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
which seemed set aflame with Roman candles setting the scene for Scheherazade's upcoming big show. ------------------------------------------ John Adams conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic Where: Walt Disney Concert Hall, downtown Los... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Bernard Labadie's welcome return to Disney HallBernard Labadie, the Canadian conductor who had become the frequent go-to guy f
Bernard Labadie's welcome return to Disney Hall
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
Bernard Labadie, the Canadian conductor who had become the frequent go-to guy for 18th century music at Walt Disney Concert Hall and elsewhere in this region, returned Wednesday night with his Quebec-based chamber orchestra, Les Violons du Roy,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
After a long journey from lymphoma, Bernard Labadie is back in the conductor's stand— performance technique appropriate to the era in which pieces were composed.
After a long journey from lymphoma, Bernard Labadie is back in the conductor's stand
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 days ago
— performance technique appropriate to the era in which pieces were composed. Labadie and Les Violons return to Walt Disney Concert Hall on Wednesday for a program of Bach, with special guest Alexandre Tharaud on piano. It's the conductor's... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The proof is in: The pipe organ is still the king of instrumentsago, but new pipes are on the way to enlarge Spreckels and reclaim the record.
The proof is in: The pipe organ is still the king of instruments
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 days ago
ago, but new pipes are on the way to enlarge Spreckels and reclaim the record. Our two newest major symphony halls — Walt Disney Concert Hall and the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall — feature impressive organs proudly displayed as... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Conductor James Gaffigan saves the best for last in L.A. Phil's Brahms and Strauss concertorchestral showpiece to top things off. So it was in his terrific concert of P
Conductor James Gaffigan saves the best for last in L.A. Phil's Brahms and Strauss concert
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
orchestral showpiece to top things off. So it was in his terrific concert of Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff and Bernstein at Walt Disney Concert Hall in late 2014, and so it will be to a modified extent in February when Brahms’ huge Piano Concerto No. 2... Read more
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New York Magazine
Can Los Angeles Embrace the Urban Park?will take a beating from a happy crowd. Tendrils of public space also reach out
Can Los Angeles Embrace the Urban Park?
New York Magazine / Posted 26 days ago
will take a beating from a happy crowd. Tendrils of public space also reach out from the park to the bowers that wrap Walt Disney Concert Hall and the grove of ancient olive trees next to the Broad Museum. An office worker with a brown bag lunch... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Dynamic Divasknowledge about their history. While the GMCLA has done shows at the Saban Thea
Dynamic Divas
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 26 days ago
knowledge about their history. While the GMCLA has done shows at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills and at the Walt Disney Concert Hall downtown, Nadeau says the Alex has several unique features. “There aren’t a lot of theaters in LA that... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Why we talk about Zaha Hadid's gender and ethnicity even though her architecture transcended bothexpect. Together, it becomes difficult." Zaha Hadid designed the sets for a 20
Why we talk about Zaha Hadid's gender and ethnicity even though her architecture transcended both
Los Angeles Times / Posted 29 days ago
expect. Together, it becomes difficult." Zaha Hadid designed the sets for a 2014 production of "Cosi fan Tutte" at Walt Disney Concert Hall in downtown Los Angeles. Zaha Hadid designed the sets for a 2014 production of "Cosi fan Tutte" at Walt... Read more
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Orange County Register
Chapman University's Musco Center makes its public debutdesign was crafted by Yasuhisa Toyota and his company Nagata Acoustics, the sam
Chapman University's Musco Center makes its public debut
Orange County Register / Posted a month ago
design was crafted by Yasuhisa Toyota and his company Nagata Acoustics, the same firm that designed them at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. “The acoustics and the sound are great,” said Jessica Resnick, who traveled from Marina... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Nicholas McGegan and the L.A. Phil offer a performance for the eras in 'From Bach to Schubert'to the steady diet of Romantic and 20th century standards at the Hollywood Bowl
Nicholas McGegan and the L.A. Phil offer a performance for the eras in 'From Bach to Schubert'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
to the steady diet of Romantic and 20th century standards at the Hollywood Bowl. On Thursday night, he migrated to Walt Disney Concert Hall to inject some J.S. Bach and Haydn, with a Schubert chaser. The program came with the slogan "From Bach... Read more

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