Tag Archives: Orchestra

7 Albums Out Today You Should Listen to Now: Cardi B, Kali Uchis, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, More

With so much good music being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to listen to first. Every week, Pitchfork offers a run-down of significant new releases available on streaming services. This week’s batch includes new albums from Cardi B, Kali Uchis, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Hop Along, Wye Oak, Mind Over Mirrors, and Lil Xan. Subscribe ...

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L.A. Chamber Orchestra names Jaime Martín as music director

Martín, who studied flute in the Netherlands during the heyday of the period instrument movement, brings with him wide experience in the Baroque repertoire, a LACO staple. As the sixth music director of the orchestra, he plans to expand its programming, which combines core repertoire with modern music. Let’s block ads! (Why?) … ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles Times

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L.A. Chamber Orchestra names Jaime Martín as music director

Martín, who studied flute in the Netherlands during the heyday of the period instrument movement, brings with him wide experience in the Baroque repertoire, a LACO staple. As the sixth music director of the orchestra, he plans to expand its programming, which combines core repertoire with modern music. Let’s block ads! (Why?) … ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles Times

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The week ahead in L.A. classical music, Feb. 11-18: Yefim Bronfman, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and more

Camerata Pacifica Works by Schubert, Walter Rabl, Rebecca Clarke, et al.; with pianist Warren Jones and baritone Andrew Garland. Museum of Ventura County, 100 E. Main St., Ventura. Sun., 3 p.m. Also, Huntington Library, Ritchie Auditorium, 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino. Tue., 7:30 p.m.; Hahn Hall, UC Santa Barbara, 1070 Fairway Road, Santa Barbara. Fri., 7:30 p.m.; and Zipper Hall, ...

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra Announce New Album Sex & Food

Unknown Mortal Orchestra, the Ruban Nielson-fronted band, have announced their new album. It’s called Sex & Food and it’s out April 6 via Jagjaguwar. They’ve also shared a new video for the previously released track “American Guilt,” which will appear on the upcoming LP. Watch the Greg Sharp-directed visuals below. The new record was recorded in Seoul, Hanoi, Reykjavik, Mexico ...

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Sydney Festival Is Recruiting 100 Guitarists For An Orchestra Of Rock

NewsWritten by Emmy Mack on October 30, 2017 Attn: shredheads and riff-masters of Sydney, here’s your chance to perform at next year’s Sydney Festival as part of a 100-headed guitar monster. Legendary American avant-garde composer Rhys Chatham is recruiting a battalion of string-slingers to bring his 100-piece composition ‘A Crimson Grail’ to life for a Harbour Bridge-rattling performance at net ...

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John McLaughlin on His Final U.S. Tour, Revisiting Mahavishnu Orchestra

When John McLaughlin looked through his archives in preparation for an upcoming tour celebrating his pioneering Seventies jazz-rock outfit the Mahavishnu Orchestra, he was shocked by how out-there his old tunes still seemed. “I was into my yoga, my meditation, no drugs, but I wrote some weird music in those days, man,” says the British guitar virtuoso with a laugh. ...

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