2020

With Refik Anadol & Peter Sellars
lecture
Boulanger, Barber & Berlioz

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2019

Martin Chalifour on an installation by Shoplifter
lecture
Dudamel conducts Rachmaninoff & Stravinsky

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lecture
Salonen conducts Salonen, Tchaikovsy & Bartók

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panelist
Past, Present & Future of Women in Classical Music

Join Vroman’s Bookstore and Alta for a panel discussion on women’s emerging roles in classical music, the issues and challenges female musicians face, and the future of inclusivity in music. Moderated by writer Catherine Womack, this event will offer an honest and hopeful look at women’s work within classical music by our panel of accomplished female musicians, including composer and pianist Sarah Gibson, composer Carolyn Chen, and composer Veronika Krausas. FREE Event - starts 7pm

Vroman's Bookstore (695 E Colorado Blvd Pasadena, CA 91101)
lecture
John Adams' Must the Devil Have All the Good Tunes with pianist Yuja Wang

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lecture
Messiaen's Turangalîla & Saariaho's Trans for Harp & Orchestra

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Past Lectures
& Interviews

With Violist Richard O'Neill, Professor Donald McInnes

2018

interview
Sibelius' The Tempest with conductor Susanna Mälkki & director Barry Edelstein

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lecture
Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
Prokofiev's Romeo & Juliet

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lecture
Phillip Glass & His Music

The Opera League of Los Angeles

Thayer Concert Hall at The Colburn School
lecture
Phillip Glass & Minimalism

LA Opera for Educators

Dorothy Chandler Pavillion
interview
director Peter Sellars & media artist Refik Anadol for Schumann's Das Paradies und die Peri

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interview
composer Ted Hearne for Law of Mosaics

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interview
composer Nico Muhly & organist James McVinnie for Register for Organ & Orchestra

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lecture
Berstein Mass

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2017

interview
conductor David Newman for West Side Story

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interview
conductor Susanna Mälkki, violinist Leila Josefowicz, composer Luca Francesconi

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interview
New Music from Mexico - interviews with young Mexican composers

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
Richard O'Neill performs Schubert & Rachmaninoff

Preconcert Lecture

Broad Stage - Santa Monica
interview
violinist Martin Chalifour for Sibelius concert

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
George Haas Concerto Grosso No. 1 for 4 alphorns & Orchestra

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interview
music critic Alex Ross

Composition Forum

USC - Thornton School of Music
lecture
Adès Totentanz

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
All-Reich Concert with Steve Reich

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Walt Disney Concert Hall

2016

lecture
Philip Glass Akhnaten

for the LA Opera League

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
interview
Krausas interviewed by Nikhil Korula & Eddie Pence

WakeUp Hollywood

LA Talk Radio
lecture
Stewart Copeland, Johann & Richard Strauss

New West Symphony

Oxnard, Santa Monica, Thousand Oaks
panelist
Alberto Bernal's performance & presentation of piece based on Derrida's Tympan
VKC, Univeristy of Southern California
interview
composers Clara Iannotta & Annie Gosfield

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
Contemporary Poland

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Walt Disney Concert Hall

2015

lecture
Weinberg, Vieuxtemps, Tchaikovsky

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
Krausas interviewed by Nikhil Korula & Eddie Pence

Wakeup Hollywood

LA Talk Radio
interview
composers Michael Gordon, Julia Wolfe & Steve Mackey

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interview
composers Caroline Shaw, Andrew Norman, Tritan Perich, Bryce Dessner

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
composers Steve Reich & Steve Mackey, video artist Beryl Korot

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interview
composers Philip Glass, Caroline Shaw, Bryce Dessner

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
composers Chris Cerrone, Jacob Cooper, Sean Friar, Dylan Mattingly

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
Italian Modernists - Green Umbrella

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
Theatre of the Outrageous - Gruber's Frankenstein, Zorn For Your Eyes Only, Olga Neuwirth Hommage à Klaus Nomi

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interview
director James Darrah for Beethoven's Missa Solemnis

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2014

interview
conductor & composer Matthias Pintscher for European Avant-Garde

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
The English Cat

pre-opera lecture for donors

Thornton School of Music - USC
interview
composers David Lang & Michael Gordon for Percussion Marvels

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
Mozart Così Fan Tutte

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
pianist Ralph Van Raat & condutor Jeffrey Milarsky

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
Philip Glass The CIVIL warS

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interview
composer & film-maker Michael Van Der Aa, cellist Johannes Moser, conductor Brad Lubman

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2013

interview
trumpeter Alison Balsom, conductor Bramwell Tovey

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interview
conductor Lionel Bringuier

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interview
composers John Adams & Unsuk Chin

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interview
conductor Carl St. Clair

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interview
director David Gately of Peter Eötvös' Angels in America

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2012

interview
interview violinist Alina Pogostkina for Peteris Vasks' Distant Light Concerto

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interview
composers/percussionists Joseph Pereira & Andy Akiho

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moderator
Film Music Panel with composers Christoper Young, Thom Sharp and Sharon Farber

Film as Collaborative Art - Film Music Panel

Cal State Fullerton
interview
pianist Gloria Cheng & composer Oscar Bettison

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
violinist Leila Josefowicz for John Adams Violin Concerto

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
conductor James Gaffigan

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
Shostakovich & Dvořák

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interview
composer John Adams and director Peter Sellars for The Gospel According to the Other Mary

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interview
composer James Matheson, violinist Martin Chalifour, conductor Pablo Hera-Casado

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interview
composer Steve Reich for an all Reich Program

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2011

lecture
Elgar's Violin Concerto & Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 4

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
video artist Tal Rosner for Thomas Adès' Polaris & Messiaen's Éclairs sure l'Au-Delà

Upbeat Live - LA Philharmonic - Aspects of Adès Festival

Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
composer Gerald Barry for The Importance of Being Earnest

Upbeat Live - LA Philharmonic - Aspects of Adès Festival

Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
video artist Tal Rosner for Thomas Adès' In Seven Days Piano Concerto & Stravinsky's Les Noces
interview
conductor Leonard Slatkin for concert of Marsalis, Gershwin & Shostakovich

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2010

interview
Bang on Can composers Michael Gordon, David Lang & Julia Wolf

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
Ondes martenot player Cynthia Millar for Messiaen's Turangalîla-Symphonie

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interview
violinist Leila Josefowicz for John Adams' Violin Concerto

Pacific Symphony

Segerstrom Center, Costa Mesa CA
interview
composer Andrew Norman for America and Americans

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
Venezuelan film director Alberto Arvelo & producer Eloisa Maturen for Golijov's La Pasión según San Marcos

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interview
composer John Adams for his City Noir & Mahler's Symphony No. 1

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interview
composer Osvaldo Golijov, conductor Maria Guinand & LA Phil VP Artistic Planning Chad Smith

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lecture
Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 2, Symphony No. 36 & Stravinsky's Danses concertantes, Violin Concerto in D major

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lecture
Andriessen's La Commedia

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lecture
Thomas Adès' These Premises Are Alarmed, Dances from Powder Her Face, Violin Concerto (Concentric Paths) & Respighi's Feste Romane

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lecture
Berlioz Le Corsaire, Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 2, Shostakovich Symphony No. 6

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lecture
Chen's The Five Elements, Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3, Strauss' Ein Heldenleben

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lecture
Baltakas' (co)ro(na) & Eötvös' Snatches of a Conversation, Korrespondenz, Sonata per sei

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interview
conductor Stefan Asbury & LA Phil's creative chair John Adams for Green Umbrella concert Globokar's ?Corporel for Solo Percussion, Maxwell Davies' Eight Songs for a Mad King, Schoenberg's Pierrot Lunaire

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2009

interview
composer John Adams for City Noir

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interview
composer Unsuk Chin's Šu (Concerto for Sheng and Orchestra) and Mahler's Symphony No. 1

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
violinist Joshua Bell & conductor Lionel Bringuier for Lalo's Smphonie espagnole

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interview
conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin for Ravel's La valse & Piano Concerto in G and Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5 in D minor

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interview
violinist Gil Shaham & conductor Stephane Deneve for Stravinsky's Dumbarton Oaks, Khachaturian Violin Concerto in D minor, Rachmaninoff Symphonic Dances

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2008

lecture
pianist Piotr Anderszewski performing Bach Partitas

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
Stravinsky's Fireworks & The Firebird, Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
interview
film artist Tal Rosner for Adès' In Seven Days piano concerto

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
composer & organist Terry Riley performing A Persian Surgery Dervish in the Nursery, Salome Dances for Peace, Song from the Old Country, Universal Bridge

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lecture
composer Thomas Adès' Three Studies from Couperin, Sonata da Caccia, Les baricades mystérieuses, L'apothéose de Lully

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lecture
Ravel Ma mère l'oye, Grieg's Piano Concerto in A minor with pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Saint-Saëns' Symphony No. 3

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lecture
Britten's War Requiem

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2007

lecture
Prokofiev's Romeo & Juliet Suite, Salonen's Helix, Ravel's Piano Concerto for Left Hand

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
Beethoven's Leonore Overture, Schoenberg's Verklärte Nacht, Berlioz' Symphonie Fantastique

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2006

lecture / performance
Uncertainty

USC - Science, Serendipity and the Search for Truth - Categorically NOT! series

USC
interview
composer/conductor Brett Dean's Pastoral Symphony

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Walt Disney Concert Hall
lecture
Ligeti's Chamber Concerto, Stravinsky's Two Poems of Constantin Balmont, Ravel's Three poems of Stéphane Mallarmé, Boulez' Le Marteau sans maître

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2005

lecture
Strauss' Don Juan & Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks, Kurtág's ...quasi una fantasia..., Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 14

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