Errollyn Wallen’s new opera, given its American premiere by Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, extends Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas.

The LA Phil features Esa-Pekka Salonen’s Karawane and Maurice Ravel’s Daphnis et Chloé.

The young professionals in the program take swings at big roles, with consistently exciting results.

Bay Area choreographers Sarah Crowell and Keith Hennessy have nurtured conversation and community with their collaboration.

The contemporary ensemble brings in composers from diverse backgrounds and practices, which creates its own challenges.

Iris Nemani arrives on campus in April and brings a background in theater.

The founder of L.A. new-music group Wild Up leads a spirited concert of Americana, including Jeff Midkiff’s Mandolin Concerto.

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From the Archives

On March 29, 2023, baritone Will Liverman joined music journalist Steven Winn

A full slate of upcoming concerts reveals a flourishing scene for the passionate art form.

At Carnegie Hall, the Egyptian soprano and Andalusian guitarist trace the exchange of Islamic and Judaic influences in Spanish songs.