Gustavo Dudamel makes his debut as music director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic.
Richard S. Ginell
The question was whether they would fill the 17,374-seat behemoth of an amphitheater.
You'll have to go through reams of old Hollywood Bowl programs to find an odder couple than on this bill.
The Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame concert is now 10 seasons old, and the driving ideas behind it remain in place.
Back in the era when Chick Corea and John McLaughlin pushed jazz-rock to its virtuosic limits, the musicians assembled before a packed Royce Hall Thursday night would have been called a "supergroup."
With consumer confidence in the economy plunging to a record low, the recording industry is bracing for a disappointing holiday season. Nevertheless, the big labels still have some potential aces up…
After seeing what a dazzling parade of talent a Los Angeles-based show could attract last October, the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz put on another starry gala concert in the Kodak Theater on…
Twenty years ago, a team like S.M.V. would have been impossible. The role of the electric bass as a solo instrument still wasn't fully developed, let alone the task of finding room within a band for…