Southwest Chamber Music announces details of their 2013 Summer Season at The Huntington
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Southwest Chamber Music announces details of their 2013 Summer Season at The Huntington

Just got the announcement from our friends at Southwest Chamber Music detailing the four concert Summer Season they’ll be offering at The Huntington.  I like it.  A nice mix of old and new, rare and familiar. Stravinsky under the stars?  Check. Britten Anniversary?  Check. Eine Kleine Nachtmusik?  Check Works by living composers Oliver Knussen and … Continue reading

The LA Master Chorale to celebrate its 50th Anniversary with impressive 2013/2014 season
Los Angeles Master Chorale / Music News & Info: Classical

The LA Master Chorale to celebrate its 50th Anniversary with impressive 2013/2014 season

I was very happy to see this very promising information show up in my inbox this afternoon: The Los Angeles Master Chorale announced their 2013/2014 season, a year which celebrates a pair of anniversaries: 50 years since it’s founding by the legendary Roger Wagner as one of the Los Angeles Music Center’s resident companies. 10 … Continue reading

Observations from LA Phil’s 2013/14 season presser (um, “Death of Klinghoffer” perhaps?!!)
Los Angeles Philharmonic / Music News & Info: Classical

Observations from LA Phil’s 2013/14 season presser (um, “Death of Klinghoffer” perhaps?!!)

As promised, I did my best to tweet details of the upcoming Los Angeles Philharmonic 2013/2014 season.  That said, I’m sure there are those among you who didn’t follow along for whatever reason — perhaps you were otherwise occupied, or maybe you just don’t do that newfangled Twitter thing, or the dog ate your homework. … Continue reading

Planning to live tweet from today’s LA Phil 2013/2014 season announcement
Los Angeles Philharmonic / Music News & Info: Classical

Planning to live tweet from today’s LA Phil 2013/2014 season announcement

The Los Angeles Philharmonic will be announcing the details of their 2013/2014 season today’s at 12noon Pacific Time. I will be there, and for those wanting up-to-the-minute info, I am planning to live tweet from today’s press conference using the hashtag “#LAPhil1314″ starting around 11:45am.  To follow along, click HERE to get to http://www.twitter.com/MrCKDH or … Continue reading

LA Opera announces 2013/2014 season
Los Angeles Opera / Music News & Info: Classical

LA Opera announces 2013/2014 season

Los Angeles Opera announced their 2013/2014 season today.  As far as I’m concerned, the most noteworthy things: Not a big increase in number of productions and performances versus the 2012/2013 season, but the mix is a bit more diverse — including three performances of Glass’s Einstein on the Beach. Tenor Brandon Jovanovich returns to L.A. … Continue reading