| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:34 AM
Even though Lyric Opera has yet to cast the starring roles in its new production of “The Sound of Music,” it is announcing the names of two supporting singers and key members of the creative team that will mount the Rodgers and Hammerstein...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Lugging picket signs and instrument cases in front of the concert hall where they perform, musicians from San Francisco's acclaimed symphony orchestra went on strike Wednesday, causing the cancellation of at least one performance and throwing an East...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Steinway Musical Instruments -- the venerable maker of pianos and other classical-music instruments -- is celebrating its 160th anniversary this year and has given itself the gift of a new owner. The company has agreed to be acquired for approximately...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 4:11 PM
JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. — As Donald Davis sauntered down Main Street wearing a khaki suit and a bow tie decorated with pumpkins and orange foliage, he elicited little gasps from the people he passed, a vigorous handshake or two, the occasional star-...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 11:00 AM
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There's something oddly appropriate about seeing Wayne Shorter wearing a Superman symbol.
True, it's only a dog tag-shaped memento from the Christopher Reeve Foundation hanging from his neck, but...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:33 AM
BAY VIEW -- The Orchard Lake Philharmonic Society will be performing at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, in John M. Hall Auditorium in Bay View. The concert will feature a number of original works including a piece titled "A Bay View Afternoon" by Orchard Lake...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Sid Bernstein, the promoter who brought the Beatles to Carnegie Hall in New York City just as their fame exploded in the U.S., has died. He was 95.
Bernstein's daughter, Casey Deutsch, said her father died in his sleep Wednesday morning of natural...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Music promoter Sid Bernstein, who worked with legends from Judy Garland to Jimi Hendrix and orchestrated the Beatles' historic concert in New York's Shea Stadium in 1965, died on Wednesday aged 95.
Bernstein, an agent and manager who according to his...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:57 PM
When the play-with-music “Beyond the Rainbow: Garland at Carnegie Hall” comes to Delray Beach’s Arts Garage, it will be a much different show than any of the other dozen or so stagings.
“It used to be a theater experience and we&...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 6:59 AM
Monday Daniel Silva at Books and Books | Tuesday "Salvador Dali: A Surreal Collection" at New River Fine Art | Wednesday Jazz Blast 2013 at Jazziz Nightlife | Thursday "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" at Andrews Living Arts Studio |...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Bill Maher, Wanda Sykes, Kathy Griffin, Anthony Jeselnik and Whitney Cummings are among the comics lined up to perform as part of the 10th annual New York Comedy Festival in November.
Five-day fest, founded by Carolines on Broadway owner Caroline Hirsch,...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Meeting Arsenio Hall at a hotel restaurant in Chicago, several things strike you:
He is extremely polite and instantly likable, good qualities in someone once again asking America to spend an hour each weeknight with him. His Chicago background, while...