Artist Spotlight

These lively Q&A's aim to shed light on the personalities behind the music. Get to know your favorite artists...or discover someone new!


Artist Spotlight
September 17, 2019

PBO’s longtime leading light shares his boundless energy with other ensembles around the globe.

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Artist Spotlight
September 13, 2019

The top-tier flutist talks about taking up the baton and the mutual trust he enjoys with the musicians at his new gig.

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Artist Spotlight
September 11, 2019

The acclaimed pianist chats about recording the complete Beethoven sonatas, which he’ll play in his upcoming solo run at Hertz Hall.

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Artist Spotlight
September 9, 2019

The new production opens LA Opera’s season on Sept. 14.

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Artist Spotlight
September 9, 2019

I Still Dance is the latest work Adams has written for the orchestra.

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Artist Spotlight
September 3, 2019

The influential guitarist talks about his famous violin collection and upcoming gigs at the Freight & Salvage.

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Artist Spotlight
August 31, 2019

At home conducting everything from Orff to the latest video game, the in-demand conductor and educator is a champion for minority and women composers.

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Artist Spotlight
August 27, 2019

Here’s what a concertmaster does, besides playing solos.

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Artist Spotlight
August 25, 2019

The baritone says his lead role with SF Opera can be traced back to a single aria.

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Artist Spotlight
August 15, 2019

The Pulitzer-winning composer and violinist talks about her meteoric rise, her creative process, and an upcoming premiere with the LA Phil.

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