Review: Lyric Opera’s “Tosca”

I reviewed the Lyric Opera of Kansas City’s season finale of Puccini’s “Tosca” for The Kansas City Star.

For a brief time, read the review here.

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Fountain City Brass Band

I wrote a profile on Kansas City’s Fountain City Brass Band for The Kansas City Star. As a lapsed trombone player, this was one of my more fun assignments since I got to blast brass-tastic music as “research.”

Read the story here.

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Review: The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

I reviewed the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain’s performance at Johnson County Community College for The Kansas City Star.

For a brief time you can read the review here.

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Review: Screenland at the Symphony, KCSymphony’s “Singin’ in the Rain”

I reviewed the Kansas City Symphony’s live score performance of “Singin’ in the Rain” for The Kansas City Star.

For a brief time you can read the review here.

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Review: KCSymphony with guests Carlos Kalmar and Yevgeny Sudbin

I reviewed the Kansas City Symphony with guest conductor Carlos Kalmar and pianist Yevgeny Sudbin for The Kansas City Star.

For a brief time, read the review here.

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Review: Academy of St Martin in the Fields w/ Jeremy Denk

I reviewed the Academy of St Martin in the Fields with pianist Jeremy Denk for The Kansas City Star.

For a brief time, read the review here.

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Review: Joshua Bell and Sam Haywood in recital

I reviewed Joshua Bell and Sam Haywood in recital, presented by the Harriman-Jewell Series, for The Kansas City Star.

For a brief time, read the review here.

Once again, chance Cage fits perfectly:

taken from "2 Pages, 122 Words on Music and Dance"

taken from “2 Pages, 122 Words on Music and Dance”

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