Articles By: Gina Hall

Rach On At The Hollywood Bowl

Yuja Wang. The young pianist electrified the Hollywood Bowl. By Gina Hall Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3 is one of the most challenging classical pieces a pianist can have in her repertoire. 24 year-old pianist Yuja Wang audaciously announced her arrival at the Hollywood Bowl Tuesday...
August 5th, 2011 | Entertainment | Read More

Gladys Knight Makes Royal Appearance at the Hollywood Bowl

  By Gina Hall The Empress of Soul left her kingdom of Las Vegas to make a royal trip to the Hollywood Bowl Wednesday night. Perhaps without the fanfare of the recent British aristocracy who recently visited LA, but her subjects, no less devoted, were treated to a night of class and classics. At 67...
July 28th, 2011 | Entertainment | Read More

Movie Star-Crossed Lovers at LA Phil Presentation of Tchaikovsky Classics

  L-R Gustavo Dudamel, Matthew Rhys, Malcolm McDowell, Orlando Bloom, Anika Noni Rose. Photo by Mathew Imaging. Movie Star-Crossed Lovers at LA Phil Presentation of Tchaikovsky Classics By Gina Hall Last weekend, the star power at Walt Disney Concert Hall shined on stage and in movie theaters as...
March 29th, 2011 | Events, Walt Disney Hall | Read More

Melancholy Music Makes for Masterful Performances

Lionel Bringuier. Photo by Anastasia Chernyavksy. By Gina Hall Youth and sweet melancholy took the stage last weekend at Walt Disney Concert Hall and 20-something stars Lionel Bringuier, conductor, and cellist Gautier Capucon served as the main attraction. The Germanic-influenced pieces of Smetana,...
February 23rd, 2011 | Events, Walt Disney Hall | Read More

Michael Feinstein Plays Walt Disney Concert Hall

      �� Michael Feinstein, Courtesy of the Artist.   By Gina Hall Nostalgia took the stage when multi-platinum-selling, five-time Grammy-nominated performer Michael Feinstein played Walt Disney Concert Hall on Saturday evening. Sticking primarily to Tin Pan Alley, Broadway and film classics,...
February 10th, 2011 | Events, Walt Disney Hall | Read More