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Sunday, February 23, 2020

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ACF-LA announces composition competition winners

The American Composers Forum of Los Angeles (ACF-LA) has named three winning composers, whose works for string trio will be premiered at the Armory Center for the Arts, Tuesday, April 30th at 7:00PM: Jonathon Grasse, Helena Michelson, and Joseph Pereira. The winning compositions will...

Speaking of: Bobby Bradford

In celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month, the Allendale Branch Library’s popular “Speaking Of” series features a discussion with one of our area’s great musical treasures: legendary jazz trumpeter, cornetist, bandleader, composer, and educator Bobby Bradford. An Altadena resident since the 1970s, Bradford grew up...

Cal Phil celebrates a decade at Walt Disney Concert Hall

Ten years and counting beginning on Sunday June 30, 2013, when the acclaimed California Philharmonic starts the 10th season of its ever-popular Cal Phil at Walt Disney Concert Hall concert series. “We are thrilled that this summer marks our 10th anniversary at Walt Disney Concert...

Cal Phil is on track with a spectacular 17th summer season beginning June 29

Arcadia – Summertime is Cal Phil time—and if it’s Cal Phil, it is guaranteed to be more than a concert, it’s an unforgettable experience! Cal Phil's revered Maestro Victor Vener and his world class orchestra are tuning up for another highly-anticipated season of top tier...

‘The Beaux’ Stratagem’ pokes fun at marriage at A Noise Within theater

Through the centuries, the institution of marriage has received its fair share of potshots from various playwrights. Rarely has it felt the sting more sharply than in The Beaux’ Stratagem, shaped by three playwrights from three centuries--the Restoration period to the present day. Sharply,...

CicLAvia making history – April 21

An unprecedented 15 miles of car-free streets from Downtown to Venice Beach - Free and open to all Los Angeles will celebrate its 6th CicLAvia on Sunday, April 21, the city’s largest open-streets event to date. For the first time, CicLAvia’s route will connect the...

Celebrity boxing April 20 headlines campaign for Villa-Parke project

Table sponsorships and individual tickets are still available for the gala “A Fighting Chance” Dinner and Celebrity Boxing event on Saturday, April 20 that launches the capital fundraising campaign for expansion and renovation of the City’s Villa-Parke Boxing and Fitness Center. “A Fighting Chance” will...

Los Angeles Master Chorale presents free annual concert at Walt Disney Concert Hall – Friday, April 26

The Los Angeles Master Chorale opens the doors of the Walt Disney Concert Hall to the city free-of-charge for its 24th Annual Los Angeles Master Chorale High School Choir Festival on Friday, April 26, 2013. One of the largest high school choir festivals in...

Climb into the mountains aboard Palm Aerial Tram

There are some Southern California attractions that I have to visit once a year and the Palm Springs Aerial Tram is one of them. Like Griffith Observatory or the LA Zoo, this thing is a true must-do for any cool tourist or fun-seeking native. A...

Santa Anita Derby Day 5K – April 6

Peacocks, race horses and jockeys join runners on course Saturday morning The Santa Anita Derby Day 5K, which benefits local high schools and retired racehorses, will be held April 6. Starting line is the starting gate at Santa Anita Park. The race benefits Arcadia High School,...
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