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  • Brahms, Beethoven, birds and beauty — it’s Brevard

    Brahms, Beethoven, birds and beauty — it’s Brevard

    www.greenvilleonline.com Conductor Keith Lockhart opened the Brevard Music Center’s 80th anniversary summer festival last weekend with performances by pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet and singer-songwriter Amy Grant. Lockhart, a Fuman University graduate, is celebrating his ninth year as artistic director of the festival. The peripatetic Lockhart also is conductor of the Boston Pops and, on the other side of the Atlantic, principal conductor of the BBC Concert Orchestra. His association with Brevard extends back to 1974 and 1975 when he attended the […]

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  • Disney Music Hits Royal Albert Hall

    Disney Music Hits Royal Albert Hall

    Alan Menken and the cast of Aladdin will appear in Disney’s Broadway Hits in October whatsonstage.com A Disney concert which celebrates 20 years of musical productions will receive its European premiere at the Royal Albert Hall in October. Disney’s Broadway Hits will feature songs from shows including The Lion King, The Little Mermaid and Mary Poppins. The line up for the event includes the West End cast of Aladdin, as well as the show’s composer and Oscar winner Alan Menken. […]

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