Ojai North! in Berkeley serves a cocktail of sounds, sights What happens when you shake, stir and allow to mingle a music-savvy choreographer ( Mark Morris ), two earth-and-occasionally-ear-shattering composers (John Cowell, Igor Stravinsky), a marvelously matched foursome (American String Quartet) and a nimble jazz/pop/avant-garde trio (The Bad Plus)? You get a mixed drink — and that’s exactly what Cal Performances’ Ojai North! 2013 festival served up ...
June 13, 2013 - Berkeleyside
Daniel Barenboim in International Herald Tribune I think they played marvelously,Barenboim told reporters after the premiere. "It is not an easy opera and they played like they have been playing it their whole lives. I was confident, I knew they knew everything there was to know."
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