Audio Library No. 2 – Composer Hale Smith (1925-2009) RITUAL and INCANTATIONS

OBJECTIVE: Heighten awareness of historically significant, but little known, symphonic, chamber, and vocal music -including operas. No. 2     Composer Hale Smith (1925-2009) RITUAL and INCANTATIONS suffer benign neglect. Hale Smith desired that his works be evaluated for their merit and not featured exclusively for African American programs. However, he was proud of his…

Tatiana Tate Quartet – Dunbar Hotel Stage – July 28, 2019 at the Central Avenue Jazz Festival

The Tatiana Tate Quartet will perform at the Central Avenue Jazz Festival on Sunday July, 28, 2019 1:00 PM -1:45 PM,  Dunbar Hotel, 4225 S. Central Ave. About the 2019 Central Avenue Jazz Festival: Join us in Los Angeles along Central Avenue in 2019 between King Boulevard and Vernon Avenue. Billowing with lively music honoring such…

Composer Adolphus Hailstork honored for lifetime achievements – February 17, 2019

Composer and educator Adolphus Hailstork honored for lifetime achievements (see bio and a commission by the Los Angeles Philharmonic during their 100th anniversary season). The world premiere of STILL HOLDING ON will be performed February 17, 2019, 2:00 PM matinee by the Los Angeles Philharmonic at Disney Concert Hall.  https://www.laphil.com/events/performances/246/2019-02-17/william-grant-still-the-harlem-renaissance-symphony-no-4/ The honoring of Dr. Hailstork…

MusicUNTOLD 2018 Composer of the Year is Terence Blanchard

MusicUNTOLD 2018 Composer of the Year is Terence Blanchard. Credits include Terence Blanchard featuring the E-Collective LIVE (Blue Note), Dance For A New Day (solo violin, solo cello, and string orchestra), and the music soundtrack BlacKkKlansman https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=As6Mei3h3Ik. Ceremony and concert date featuring Terence Blanchard & E-Collective pending.   About Terence Blanchard Since top-tier jazz and multiple Grammy-winning trumpeter and composer Terence Blanchard embarked…

New York Philharmonic Orchestra Principal Clarinetist Anthony McGill Masterclass Oct. 24, 2018

As a community education partner of Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, MusicUNTOLD is coordinating with Los Angeles Unified School District BEYOND THE BELL (extended day programs) to present masterclass by New York Philharmonic Orchestra Principal Clarinetist Anthony McGill, October 24, 2018 at Manual Arts HS Auditorium. Clarinetist Anthony McGill is guest performer with Los Angeles Chamber…