MORE WITH John Van Driel
A Conversation with the Composer Behind Downton Abbey’s Unforgettable Theme
Explore the success of Downton Abbey: The Movie, set in 1927 England, overlooked in Oscar hype. Includes an interview with film score composer, John Van Driel.
Previewing the American Youth Symphony’s Nature-Inspired Season
The American Youth Symphony kicks off its 55th season with a free concert at UCLA's Royce Hall, featuring works from Joan Tower, Beethoven, and Jean Sibelius.
Elizabeth Blumenstock on What Makes the Baroque Music Festival Corona Del Mar Different
The 39th Baroque Music Festival Corona Del Mar, led by violinist Elizabeth Blumenstock, offers a unique blend of music, beautiful locations, and community spirit.
Pianist Olga Kern Lights Up Southern California Concert Halls
Renowned pianist Olga Kern is set for a series of concerts in Southern California, starting at SOKA Performing Arts Centre. John Van Driel interviews her about her busy schedule.
Richard Yongjae O’Neill on Being the Broad Stage Artist-in-Residence
Emmy-winning violist Richard Yongjae O’Neill performs British composers and L.A. Masters at the Broad Stage in Santa Monica. Tickets available at thebroadstage.org.