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Phillip Glass in Good Company for 'The Etudes' at BAM

Isa Freeling | Posted 12.10.2014 | Arts
Isa Freeling

I was taken by how differently music can sound through the hands of a different player; sometimes poles apart in ability and expression.

NO SECURITY: The Visionary Prophet-5

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 07.08.2014 | Huffpost Code
Michael Nirenberg

In 2014, when we think of the microprocessor, we tend to think of the personal computer or cell phone. While researching the history of the microprocessor, I discovered a way in which it turned up in our culture in the most pervasive way it could have: Music.

Balancing a Vision: Hubbard Street's Alejandro Cerrudo and One Thousand Pieces

Johnny Nevin | Posted 04.02.2014 | Arts
Johnny Nevin

When the project was announced, the company described the idea as "inspired by Marc Chagall's famed American Windows." That left Cerrudo with the challenge of creating an important and large-scale work. If it was a measure of Hubbard Street's confidence in him.

Review: Godfrey Reggio and Phillip Glass Slow Down Time for "Visitors"

Isa Freeling | Posted 03.23.2014 | Arts
Isa Freeling

A few years ago I said to a late friend, "Why do people pay ridiculous amounts of money to go pick apples?" He replied, "Because it's real." "VISIT...

WABAC With Einstein on the Beach

Tamsin Smith | Posted 01.09.2013 | Arts
Tamsin Smith

I was taken to this place by a recent performance of Einstein on the Beach, the landmark 1976 opera by composer Phillip Glass and Director Robert Wilson. Einstein is the first in a trilogy of avant-guarde operas.

What Was Your Gateway Drug Into Classical Music?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Patke | Posted 07.27.2012 | Home

There seem to be fewer and fewer "classical music people" in the world, but we like to think there's still a number of you out and about. Some classic...

What To Do This Weekend

Posted 01.27.2012 | New York

Real Estate Where: K&K Super Buffet, 3-41 St. Nicholas Ave, Queens; (718) 381-7111 When: Saturday, 8PM Price: $5 Giant Chinese supermarket K&K Su...

WATCH: Chuck Close On Corruption In The Art Market

Posted 10.26.2011 | Arts

Chuck Close is well known for his photorealistic portraits, and as an artist with numerous parties vying for control of his work, he is in a unique po...

Hollywood Bowl Summer Season: 'Star Wars,' Dolly Parton, Phish, Neko Case, More

| Katie Bain | Posted 07.15.2011 | Los Angeles

Nothing feels as “summer in LA” as grabbing a seat (or box!) under the stars and settling in for a night of music, food and wine at The Hollywood ...

The Patagonia Music Collective Launches -- Plus a Conversation With John Popper

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Today, the environmentally conscious clothing company Patagonia Inc. launches "The Patagonia Music Collective" by releasing two 11-track bundles that are part of an ongoing series intended to be a new model for green giving.

Half-way Between Gesture and Thought: Choreographer Sarah Michelson's "Devotion"

Selby Drummond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Selby Drummond

Sitting in a 300-person audience with Marina Abramovic and members of the Wooster Group, one gets the sense that Michelson, for those that don't know her work, is an artist's artist.

Lucrezia Borgia In 3D: Mike Figgis On His Controversial New Opera

Kisa Lala | Posted 04.09.2013 | Arts
Kisa Lala

By Kiša Lala Lucrezia Borgia Film, Credit Mike Figgis, Courtesy ENO I was late arriving at Groucho's and Mike Figgis was already anxious. It was t...

This Charming Life: A Conversation with Joan Armatrading, Plus Peter Gabriel's Scratch My Back Review, and Jakob Dylan and Manchester Orchestra News

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

In an interview, Joan Armatrading shares some insights with us into her latest album, her career, and, of course, her stint in The New York City Marathon.

HuffPost Premiere: Zero 7's "Medicine Man"

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The Huffington Post is premiering an audio clip of Zero 7's new single, "Medicine Man." Tell a friend.

Paul Simon's Lyrics & The Case Of The Vanishing Compact Disc

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The problem of compact discs disappearing from the marketplace is worse than it was only a year ago. Store buyers just ain't a-buyin' from the labels, and it's looking grim all over.