Los Angeles

SFCV’s writers report on topics relevant to the Los Angeles area.

SFCV Staff - August 9, 2022

Vote now for your favorite performers, performances, and more from the 2021–2022 season.

Victoria Looseleaf - August 8, 2022

The much-in-demand conductor makes her LA Phil debut this month, ahead of taking up the baton with LA Opera for the next several seasons.

Jim Farber - August 8, 2022

This year, musicians, staff, and orchestra managers are overstretched and facing high-risk contract negotiations.

Peter Feher - August 2, 2022

The Department of Arts and Culture was particularly attentive to small-budget groups.

Victoria Looseleaf - July 25, 2022

The conductor leads the Encuentros Orchestra in its first U.S. performances next month.

Jim Farber - July 19, 2022

Myth meets metaverse, and Yuval Sharon meets Gustavo Dudamel, in the LA Phil’s performance of Act 3 of Wagner’s opera.

Victoria Looseleaf - July 15, 2022

With Gustavo Dudamel now music director in Paris too, this summer’s performances could be the start of an ongoing collaboration for the LA Phil.

Michael Zwiebach - July 12, 2022

It’ll be wild, but some of it will be wonderful, as live performance mixes with films about and around opera.

Peter Feher - July 12, 2022

Conductors to watch: You’ll be seeing these performers on the podium soon.

Victoria Looseleaf - July 11, 2022

World-class performers from around the globe headline this free summer series that brings the community together.