| Oct 6, 2013
Word of mouth is the self-published author's Kickstarter. Steadily building buzz can catapult a book from selling a few copies here and there to being picked up by a major publisher with all the distribution resources and marketing muscle at its disposal....
| Aug 25, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Insider jokes are not just for White House Correspondents' Assn. Dinners or ESPN kibitzers or Academy Awards emcees. They also crop up in discussions about symphony orchestra musicians — a society unto itself. There are jibes and even sober-minded...
| Feb 26, 2012
Lorin Levee, 61, principal clarinetist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic since 1981, died Wednesday in Los Angeles, a Philharmonic spokeswoman said. He had a blood disorder.
Levee's last concert was Jan. 8 at Walt Disney Concert Hall, a program of...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 4:35 PM
December is the month for making merry, and the Elmhurst Historical Museum, located at 120 East Park Ave. in Elmhurst, has two special programs this …...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Lorin Levee, principal clarinetist with L.A. Philharmonic, dies at 61...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The National Endowment for the Arts is launching a new initiative called ArtPlace to spur various projects across the country. Warner Bros. has restructured its live-theater division, with Alan Horn overseeing the group's bicoastal presence....
| Jul 20, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Downtown Art Walk crowds cause growing concern...
| Apr 13, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Audiences at the 38th annual Bach Week Festival in Evanston Friday, April 29, and Sunday, May 1, will hear works that Johann Sebastian Bach wrote …...
| Oct 28, 2008
Saturday morning, hyperbolic weather reporters here barked out warnings of heavy wind and drenching rain all day. A shower or two did dampen Manhattan streets, but the real New York weather over the weekend was elsewhere.
Friday night at the Chelsea...
| May 16, 2008
Opera Pacific may not be the last opera company in America to get around to "Susannah," which it did effectively Wednesday night at the Orange County Performing Artscenter, but Carlisle Floyd’s faux-folk opera has few stages left to conquer. The...