Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra

7:00 pm
Thu October 25, 2012

Carlos Miguel Prieto: An Evening with Yo-Yo Ma

Carlos Miguel Prieto
John McCusker New Orleans Times-Picayune

Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra Music Director Carlos Miguel Prieto talks with Farrar Hudkins about Yo-Yo Ma, Elgar, Respighi, and Steve Reich.

Inside the Arts
1:30 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

Yo Yo Ma, Cinema Reset, Exit Stage Right, NOLA Green Roots

Today on Inside the Arts, a conversation with acclaimed cellist Yo Yo Ma, a sound experience at the Contemporary Arts Center, we go backstage at Voodoo Fest for a unique photo shoot and exhibit... plus the art of gardening is taking root and sustaining communities.

Inside the Arts
1:30 pm
Tue September 25, 2012

Cutting Edge Music Conference, LPO 2012-13 Season, Novelist Attica Locke

This week we go Inside the Arts for a preview of what's on tap at the Cutting Edge Music Conference.

Then we go behind the scenes at the LPO, and finally we'll talk with Attica Locke, on matters of race and setting her latest novel on a former Louisiana slave plantation.

All Things New Orleans
3:00 pm
Thu January 12, 2012

New Orleans Tourism, Bassist Tony Kishman

Mark Romig focuses on the many upcoming tourism activities slated fro this year, Jack Hopke profiles a local choral music group, and bassist Tony Kishman jams with the LPO.

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Notes from New Orleans
5:04 pm
Thu November 3, 2011

Vadim Gluzman

Violinist Vadim Gluzman

New Orleans, LA – This week on Notes from New Orleans, Sharon Litwin talks to Vadim Gluzman, one of the most dazzling, young violin virtuosos performing today.

Vadim Gluzman will perform the stunning Prokofiev Violin Concerto No.2 with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra Orchestra on Friday, November 4th at 7:30pm at First Baptist Covington and on Saturday, November 5th at 8pm at First Baptist New Orleans. More information can be found on the LPO's website.

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3:22 pm
Thu February 7, 2002

"Hurricane" - the music of Stephen Dankner

A review of "Hurricane", the first-ever CD released by the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, featuring the music of Stephen Dankner...

In 1913, Stravinsky's ballet "Le Sacre du Printemps" (The Rite of Spring) caused a riot during its Paris premiere. Fistfights broke out in the audience, shoving matches ensued, and enough commotion was raised throughout the Theatre des Champs-Elysees that the dancers had difficulty hearing the music from the orchestra pit.

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