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Rotterdam Philharmonic to perform at Valley Performing Arts Center in February – Los Angeles classical concert report

Photo Credit: Hans Van der Woerd.

The electrifying young conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin and the renowned Dutch Orchestra, the Rotterdam Philharmonic, known for the intense energy of its performances, present a sizzling evening of Prokofiev’s and Tchaikovsky’s fifth symphonies on Tuesday February 10 at 7:30pm at the Valley Performing Arts Center.
Tickets range from $40 – $65.00, plus booking fees, and can

Le Salon de Musiques, February – “Masters Rediscovered” – Los Angeles musical concert review

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This 5th event of this Le Salon de Musiques season features the genius Austrian composer Franz Schubert.
Directed by founding Artistic Director and Concert Pianist François Chouchan, with co-Artistic Director Cellist John Walz, the performance will feature several Franz Schubert’s “Lieder (Songs)” for Baritone and Piano, the Sonata “Arpeggione” in A minor D 821 for

“Billy Elliot The Musical” – Los Angeles musical theater review

Photo by Michael Lamont.

Based on the Stephen Daldry/Lee Hall 2000 film (which starred Jamie Bell), this 2008 musical version, Billy Elliot The Musical (music by Elton John, book and lyrics by Lee Hall), earned its three young actors who played the lead role Tony Awards for Best Actor(s) in a Musical the following year, in addition to winning

Getty to presents program on Buddhism In The World – Los Angeles cultural event report

Buddhist Meditation Musical Instrument - Brass Singing Bowl.

Many visitors to the Getty Center describe its buildings, the views and the experience as “zen,” helping achieve a meditative state of mind. “Zen” is yet another example of a Buddhist concept that has made its way into our common language and popular culture. But what has been the Buddhist religion’s journey overall?
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Aratani World Series continues at the Aratani Theater in Little Tokyo – Los Angeles dance theater review

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Aratani World Series continues its 1st season with a lineup of powerfully expressive and exceptionally diverse music and dance performances at the Aratani Theater in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles. Running through Saturday, May 30, 2015, this trailblazing new series will feature world-class legends as well as a new generation of artists at LA’s global crossroads