Visiting Morten Lauridsen:  the renowned composer talks about the importance of silence, and his relationships with USC, Los Angeles, and the LA Master Chorale
Interviews / Los Angeles Master Chorale / Music News & Info: Classical

Visiting Morten Lauridsen: the renowned composer talks about the importance of silence, and his relationships with USC, Los Angeles, and the LA Master Chorale

As part of their 50th Anniversary festivities, The Los Angeles Master Chorale is celebrating their long-running relationship with composer Morten Lauridsen this weekend.  The partnership is, without a doubt, one of the most important  between a composer and a chorus in the entire world.  It began with a performance of Mid-Winter Songs during Roger Wagner’s last … Continue reading

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra / Music News & Info: Classical

Getting ramped up for the new seasons

Welcome to September (special thanks to Pomplamoose for helping to ring it in with style).  We officially still have a few weeks of summer left, but this month is when all sorts of seasons (musical and otherwise) start anew: My beloved USC Trojans kick-off their 2011 football season tomorrow at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum … Continue reading