The Lyric Opera of Chicago is commissioning a new opera based on a best-selling book.Bel Canto by author Ann Patchett was inspired by the hostage crisis in the late 1990s in Peru. Guerrillas occupied the residence of the Japanese ambassador during a party.
Listen to Will Phalen perform on Eight Forty-Eight Phalen performed tunes off of his newest solo album Holy Ghost/Gold Coast throughout Eight Forty-Eight, though this time, he was joined by Chris Anderson on bass and guitar, and&n
Dr. Alan Walker is professor emeritus of music at McMaster University, Canada. Dr. Walker’s three-volume, prize-winning biography of Franz Liszt was a project that took him twenty-five years to complete and for which the President of Hungary bestowed on him the medal Pro Cultura Hungarica.