Photo by Grant Leighton
Because of a hand injury, Marin Alsop isn't conducting at Cabrillo this year; instead, Carolyn Kuan and Brad Lubman split podium duties. Also, Brett Dean's piece is out, Mason Bates's Alternative Energies (already heard at Davies) is in. Full details on the Cabrillo web site.
From LA Opera comes word that Placido Domingo, the world's most durable baritenor, has been hospitalized in Madrid, Spain for treatment of a pulmonary embolism resulting from deep vein thrombosis. He's expected to make a full recovery. Best wishes from here!
Crissy Broadcast Panel DiscussionComposer Lisa Bielawa is putting together a participatory site-specific work for Crissy Field, to be performed in October. It'll feature 800 musicians, including many amateurs and sounds like a lot of fun. There's a free panel discussion coming up about the work. Details:
Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 5pmCenter for New Music | 55 Taylor St. | San Francisco