Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Fanny Mendelssohn: A Discussion and Performance

March 25, 2017 by  
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The Max Kade Institute at USC’s musical spring continues with an evening devoted to Fanny Mendelssohn, composer, pianist and conductor. Join them for a lecture, discussion and performance on Thursday, March 30 at 6 pm. For the past year, filmmaker Petra Haffter and writer Angela Thompson have been working on a project about Fanny Mendelssohn […]

David Garrett: The Devil’s Violinist and Heartthrob

June 4, 2012 by  
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A portrait of the American-German violinist David Garrett By Nina Wachenfeld More like a pop star than a classical virtuoso, this image the 31-year-old Garrett will likely never be able to cast off. Those who have seen him perform find it hard to resist the electrifying charisma and breathtaking violin playing of the Aachen native. […]