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  • Sylvia Redditt: Pianist, teacher shared her love of music

    Sylvia Redditt: Pianist, teacher shared her love of music
    Sylvia Redditt launched her musical career when she was barely a teenager, performing her first piano recital at Boston's Faneuil Hall when she was just 13, family members said. She would go on to inspire countless musical young people as a teacher....
  • PASSINGS: Raymond Berthillon, Henry Stone

    PASSINGS: Raymond Berthillon, Henry Stone
     Raymond Berthillon Founder of famed Paris ice cream shop Raymond Berthillon, 90, the founder of the celebrated Paris ice cream parlor that bears his name, died Saturday, the company announced on its website. With lines of tourists down the street...
  • 'Recovered Voices' initiative studies grim history of Nazi censorship

     'Recovered Voices' initiative studies grim history of Nazi censorship
    James Conlon's Los Angeles Opera "Recovered Voices" mission of reviving music suppressed by the Nazis has been on hiatus lately, economic recovery being the company's priority. For the time being, the music director has, instead, looked elsewhere, such as...
  • ABC 7's Ryan Chiaverini records song to benefit suicide awareness

    ABC 7's Ryan Chiaverini records song to benefit suicide awareness
    Five years after losing his brother to suicide, Ryan Chiaverini is singing a happier tune  --  for a good cause. The co-host of WLS-Ch.7’s “Windy City Live” wrote and recorded an upbeat summer ode to Chicago, incorporating local...
  • Grant Park premiere honors composer's longtime love affair with Chicago

    Grant Park premiere honors composer's longtime love affair with Chicago
    Unless I miss my guess, no American city has done more to advance a composer's international reputation than Chicago has done for William Bolcom in recent decades. Under two successive regimes, Lyric Opera of Chicago has commissioned and premiered three...
  • 7 new jazz recordings from Chicago artists reviewed

    7 new jazz recordings from Chicago artists reviewed
    Chicago jazz musicians have been creating exotic worlds of sound on record during the past several months, and a few stand out for inventiveness and originality. The greatest revelation comes from Juan Pastor's "Chinchano" (ears&eyes Records), which...
  • Blues Festival draws large audience

    The second annual Stafford Springs Blues Festival organizer Neil Hoss summed up the Aug. 9 event as a superb day. "We provided fun for a great turnout, volunteers made the day profitable, and it didn't cost the town any money," he said. He and several...
  • Jeff Beck, ZZ Top en route to Greek Theatre on Aug. 13

    Jeff Beck, ZZ Top en route to Greek Theatre on Aug. 13
    This summer’s touring marriage of English rock guitar hero Jeff Beck and veteran Texas blues rock trio ZZ Top in one sense brings full circle a mutual musical admiration society that was born 46 years ago. That was back in 1968, when Beck, on tour...
  • Rock Star L.A. Phil Maestro Gustavo Dudamel Scores First Film

    One of the most highly regarded and popular figures in the classical world, Gustavo Dudamel is best known for his talents as a conductor. But in October, the music director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic will unveil his maiden voyage as a film composer....
  • Music Supervisors Wax Eloquent On Art, Craft of Complex Profession

    Some of music supervision's leading lights visited Variety recently to talk shop. Participants included Guild of Music Supervisors president Maureen Crowe ("Chicago," "The Bodyguard"); Anton Monsted, senior VP of Fox Music, who helped craft Baz Luhrmann's...
  • Quincy Jones Sees Himself in Those He Helps Around the World

    Quincy Jones has been involved in so many causes, staged so many benefits and spearheaded so many initiatives, starting from the 1960s and continuing to the present day, that the word "philanthropist" often seems to be appended to his name just as often...