Music News

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October 27, 2019
Over 125 films exploring the wide world of dance grace festival screens Nov. 2–10.
October 22, 2019
The company hosts a family-friendly event and looks back on its storied history.
October 15, 2019
Puppet artist Francesca Borgatta’s spooky creations animate the Czech composer’s cantata.
October 15, 2019
Contemporary music sits shoulder to shoulder with 20th-century avant-garde classics in the new season.
October 15, 2019
LA Opera won’t try to replace Domingo, who resigned earlier this month over sexual harassment allegations.
October 8, 2019
The arts presenter is consolidating leadership while beefing up its already strong performance schedule.
October 7, 2019
Carson and the Crawleys meet Gilbert & Sullivan in this festive fundraiser at Herbst.
October 7, 2019
The quartet is building a free online library of contemporary string quartet music, with help from some of today’s leading composers.
October 3, 2019
Harassment allegations force the legendary singer’s departure.
October 1, 2019
The soprano was one of the greatest and most celebrated voices of her generation.