Los Angeles

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

Tamzin Elliott - June 14, 2019

Three quartets explore the underlying poetics of a famous filmmaker.

Jim Farber - June 14, 2019

Yuval Sharon and the LA Phil revive Meredith Monk’s visionary opera.

Jim Farber - June 11, 2019

The soprano/conductor’s musical versatility dominated the festival’s evening concerts.

Richard S. Ginell - June 10, 2019

The annual festival is a load of fun, despite persistent over-amplification.

Victoria Looseleaf - June 7, 2019

The busy pianist makes time for listening to partners and connecting the dots in music.

Richard S. Ginell - June 4, 2019

This treasure trove of adventurous new music is a steal for anyone with open ears.

Jim Farber - June 3, 2019

Vocal performances are the strong suit in the fledgling company’s inaugural production.

Richard S. Ginell - June 3, 2019

A fine, crisp performance with an ensemble not quite the size of the “Symphony of a Thousand.”

Jim Farber - June 3, 2019

The orchestral portion of LA Phil’s third-annual new-music marathon played it too safe.

Victoria Looseleaf - June 3, 2019

The composer’s The Central Park Five premieres at Long Beach Opera on June 15.