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Los Angeles Times
L.A. Master Chorale delivers a mighty, thrilling Verdi RequiemSomething special was happening at Walt Disney Concert Hall. There was none of
L.A. Master Chorale delivers a mighty, thrilling Verdi Requiem
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
Something special was happening at Walt Disney Concert Hall. There was none of the usual talk from the podium from Los Angeles Master Chorale artistic director Grant Gershon this time. After a bit of silence for contemplation, he summoned the dark,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
L.A. Opera to present 'Macbeth,' 'Akhnaten' and Leonard Bernstein tribute in 2016-17A new production of Verdi's "Macbeth" starring Plácido Domingo and the company
L.A. Opera to present 'Macbeth,' 'Akhnaten' and Leonard Bernstein tribute in 2016-17
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
A new production of Verdi's "Macbeth" starring Plácido Domingo and the company premiere of Philip Glass' "Akhnaten" will kick off the 2016-17 season at Los Angeles Opera, leaders are expected to announce on Tuesday. The company also will present the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Circular 14: The Apotheosis of Aristides' honors the Portuguese Oskar SchindlerAristides de Sousa Mendes faced a massive humanitarian crisis: It was June 1940
'Circular 14: The Apotheosis of Aristides' honors the Portuguese Oskar Schindler
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
Aristides de Sousa Mendes faced a massive humanitarian crisis: It was June 1940, and the Portuguese diplomat stationed in Bordeaux, France, could not ignore nearly 120,000 refugees amassed down the road from the Portuguese consulate. The refugees... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Composer-conductor Matthew Aucoin is tapped to join L.A. Opera as an artist in residenceAt the ripe old age of 25, composer-conductor Matthew Aucoin has received accol
Composer-conductor Matthew Aucoin is tapped to join L.A. Opera as an artist in residence
Los Angeles Times / Posted 30 days ago
At the ripe old age of 25, composer-conductor Matthew Aucoin has received accolades for his innovative operatic and orchestral compositions, inviting comparisons in some circles to a young Leonard Bernstein and even Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Starting... Read more

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