Saturday May 18
In 1884, Pierrot Lunaire: Rondels Bergamasques , a collection of 50 poems by symbolist Belgian poet Albert Giraud was published.
How George Gershwin filmed Arnold Schoenberg at work and at play
Few composers have filmed one another, fewer still have paid for another's recordings.
Nonsemble 6 presents Schoenberg's 'Pierrot Lunaire' - in corsets
On Friday, April 19, Nonsemble 6 presents Arnold Schoenberg's Pierrot Lunaire in the Music Center Recital Hall , UC Santa Cruz at 7:30 and on Saturday, April 20, in the Dinkelspiel Auditorium , Stanford University at 8:00. The Santa Cruz performance will open with new dramatic works by local composers Tobin Chodos and Alexis Olsen.
Salt Lake Tribune
Music: Conrad Tao replaces flu-stricken Louis Lort...
Conrad Tao will replace guest pianist Louis Lortie, who had to withdraw due to illness, at this weekend's Utah Symphony performances.
San Francisco Ballet presents works by Balanchine, Tomasson and Possokhov
The penultimate program in San Francisco Ballet's current season presents an interesting and varied combination of works - one by the Company's Artistic Director & Principal Choreographer, Helgi Tomasson , another by Choreographer in Residence, Yuri Possokhov , and a jazzy Balanchine ballet which has become one of the Company's signature works.