Arts and Music
Featured This Month
La Jolla Symphony presents the 2016 edition of their annual Young People's Concert. Conductor Steven Schick guides the audience through the process of rehearsing and performing symphonic works, in this case Edgard Varese's sly TUNING UP and an excerpt from Johannes Brahms' PIANO CONCERTO NO. 1. Recorded on 10/30/2015.
Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats & Rhymes provides a riveting examination of manhood, sexism, and homophobia in hip-hop culture. Director Byron Hurt pays tribute to hip-hop while challenging the rap music industry to take responsibility for glamorizing destructive stereotypes of manhood. Recorded on 4/28/2015.
"In Memory" explores the unsurpassed power of music to both express sorrow and a sense of loss and to celebrate a life, through compositions by Claude Debussy, Maurice Ravel, and contemporary composer Joel Hoffman.