| Oct 19, 2012
| 12:01 PM
It was a quiet night for a revolution.
People at the bar in Joe Squared Station North sat huddled over drinks and conversations. Folks occasionally strolled in to pick up pizza orders or headed to dining tables in the back. Few even glanced at the...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 9:01 PM
Long-time artist Mike Gould said his Artprize piece is probably the biggest project of his life.
Sunday, he and his team assembled a display that aims for the sky. His work is called 'Stratus 10' and is one of more than 1,500 entries competing this year....
| Nov 3, 2010
Some years ago, I shared a barber with the late Mel Tormé. It was a small, low-key shop where the talk was usually sports and the music on the radio was always jazz or vocals from the American Songbook.
One morning, Tormé and I found ourselves pausing...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 9:33 PM
When I tell you that "1969," an evening of music, video and theater performed Thursday at the Zankel Hall in New York, and based on the prospect that John Lennon and iconoclastic German composer Karlheinz Stockhausen planned to stage a......
| Mar 30, 2011
| 9:23 PM
By Steve Siegel Special to The Morning Call "Way Cool" by Stanley Schumacher and The Music Now Ensemble Musikmacher Productions MM005 “Way Cool,” Stanley Schumacher and the Music Now Ensemble’s fifth recording, finds this avant-garde...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Flamboyant singer Prince Poppycock, of “America's Got Talent” fame, will perform at Orlando's Parliament House Resort on Saturday, July 2. Prince Poppycock, with his outrageous attire, dramatically staged shows and over-the-top persona is as...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 9:36 PM
John Maus, the synthpunk artist based in Minnesota, is a thinking man’s musician, spouting off theory gleaned from his years studying music composition at CalArts and politics and aesthetics at the European Graduate School, where both filmmaker Atom...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Composer Philip Glass talks about his major influences....
| Jun 30, 2011
Can music education programs survive and prosper in today's economic climate? The answer is yes, if …
There are many variables contributing to that conclusion, and when a certain number of them combine, a positive outcome is sure to result. To...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 1:03 PM
If nothing else, state Comptroller Peter Franchot's objection to Bowie State University's purchase of 32 new Steinway pianos for the $79 million new performing arts center it will open next year shows the state's top financial watchdog has a tin ear for...
| Mar 5, 2012
The world lost John Lennon more than 30 years ago but, fortunately, his legacy is still on tour. The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus made a stop at Moises E. Molina High School in Dallas today, giving students a look at a state-of-the-art music and video...