L.A. Master Chorale's 'Alexander's Feast' is a treat for the ears and eyes

"Alexander's Feast" is an ideal starting place for the Los Angeles Master Chorale's "Hidden Handel" series. Mark Swed review.

Pianist Andras Schiff mesmerizes with last sonatas of 4 composers

The last sonatas by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert were illuminated by Andras Schiff in Santa Barbara performance

'Steel Hammer' bangs out a spectacularly inventive social message at UCLA's Royce Hall

'Steel Hammer' uses the folk song 'John Henry' to examine the African American experience and more in a potent production featuring Bang on a Can All-Stars and the SITI Company.

Isango Ensemble's 'uCarmen' exerts overwhelming feminine power and vibrant musicality

'uCarmen' by Isango Ensemble at the Broad Stage is a unique, arresting interpretation of Bizet's opera