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They’ve turned back the clocks at Walt Disney Concert Hall to the 2000s. Esa-Pekka Salonen is back with his old colleagues, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, for three weeks, more than in any previous season since becoming conductor laureate.

WildUp at the Colburn School and Music Academy of the West

Well, wildUp may not be quite so wild any more, but the young ensemble is rising rapidly. Four years ago, this was a collective of anything-goes young musicians from CalArts and USC, founded by a 20-something conductor, Christopher Roundtree, playing in funky clubs in Echo Park, reinventing…

Joyce DiDonato to sing national anthem at Game 7 of World Series

Joyce DiDonato, the renowned American mezzo-soprano, will kick off Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday evening with a rendition of “The Star-Spangled Banner.”

Christmas Stuff for Boston Terrier Dog Lovers

I just found this online magazine-like collection of all BOSTON TERRIER Christmas stuff. Super cute ornaments and stockings and so much more! See it here:

Adorable New Fisher Price Christmas Toy Sets!

Super cute! Found this online magazine that you “flip” thru (or swipe thru) that has all the new 2014 Christmas toy sets from Fisher Price. Great prices too! See it here:

Lonnie Bunch reflects on journey to national African American museum

Like Atlas in ancient Greek mythology, Lonnie Bunch has an immense load to carry as founding director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, which is now under construction near the Washington Monument on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

A brilliant start to Esa-Pekka Salonen’s L.A. Phil residency

Esa-Pekka Salonen returned Friday night to the Los Angeles Philharmonic for his annual fall residency with the orchestra at Walt Disney Concert Hall. This time, he really returned.

Best GPS Heart Rate Monitor Watch Reviews – Flipboard

The best-rated GPS heart rate monitors… Garmin, Runtastic, Nike, For Cycling, For Triathletes, With and Without Chest Straps and more for 2014- 2015. See it all here:

Pebble Smartwatch Review For Women

Before we get into what a Pebble smartwatch is and how it works – if you’re a woman and you want a review from the perspective of a review from a real woman that wears a Pebble watch, be sure to read this Pebble Watch review for women – by a woman.

Three bright performances on Broadway: Nathan Lane, Michael Cera and Alex Sharp

In an age of vacuous celebrity, in which body parts can go viral and a good plastic surgeon can get you a bigger pay day than talent, it is heartening to report that Broadway’s leading men still come in all shapes and sizes.