- "a performance of intimacy and sublimity, complexity and resilience" Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, and Chris Thile kansascity.com/entertainment/… 5 hours ago
- "Witty, pointed lyrics and whistlable tunes...high comedic value" in Lyric Opera KC's "The Pirates of Penzance." kansascity.com/entertainment/… 2 days ago
- A "celebration of spring and display of virtuosity from the evening’s soloists" from KC Chamber Orchestra kansascity.com/entertainment/… 2 days ago
Monthly Archives: November 2012
I reviewed the Haitian modern dance ensemble Compagnie de Danse Jean-René Delsoin for The Kansas City Star.
A decade ago, on this day, at this time, I was in London wearing a paper poppy and listening to a British military band play Elgar outside Westminster Palace. There was some anti-American sentiment abounding, not specifically at that time, … Continue reading
I reviewed the Lyric Opera of Kansas City’s production of Verdi’s “Il Trovatore” for The Kansas City Star. Sitting in front of me was celebrity chef Lidia Bastianich, I think. I’m pretty sure, anyway.
I interviewed organist Cameron Carpenter for The Kansas City Star. He is performing on the Julia Irene Kauffman Casavant organ in Helzberg Hall tonight. Do not ask him about Liberace. And this is just fun: