Oscar-Nominated Film The Silent Child Scored by CalArts Alum

The 90th annual Academy Awards take place this weekend, and one of the nominated short films has a CalArts connection. The Silent Child, directed by Chris Overton, is up for Best Live Action Short Film. It was scored by composer and CalArts alumnus Amir Sadeghi Konjani (Music 15). Inspired by...

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LACO, Los Angeles Master Chorale to Debut New Works by Ellen Reid

Spring 2018 is an exciting time for composer, sound artist and CalArts alumna Ellen Reid (Music MFA 11) as two of her works make their debut with the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) and Los Angeles Master Chorale. On Saturday and Sunday (Feb. 24 and 25), Reid’s Petrichor has its world...

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Isaura String Quartet to Perform at Human Resources LA

The Isaura String Quartet (ISQ) presents an evening of music at Human Resources LA in Downtown Los Angeles on Sunday (Feb. 18), performing works by CalArts alum Amy Golden (Music MFA 16), Music Faculty Ulrich Krieger as well as Nicole Lizée, Caroline Shaw and Scott Worthington. The members of...

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Morton Subotnick Performs Silver Apples of the Moon at REDCAT

On Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 13 and 14, REDCAT celebrates the 50th anniversary of composer and former CalArts Associate Dean Morton Sobotnick’s landmark avant-garde album, Silver Apples of the Moon. Released on Nonesuch Records in 1967, Silver Apples was the first electronic work commissioned...

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CalArts LatinFest 2018 Starts Next Week

CalArts Mi Gente kicks off the first-ever CalArts Latin Festival this month. The week-long event gives attendees the chance to experience and celebrate the Latin American with works from students, alumni and guest artists, courtesy of the student-run organization. The festival is centered around...

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CalArtians Featured on Digital Recording of Young Caesar

For those who missed last year's sold-out staged production of Lou Harrison's long-evolving opera Young Caesar at Walt Disney Concert Hall, you can now experience it through The Industry Records' digital release of the live performance recorded with the Los Angeles Philharmonic's New Music...

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