DANVILLE — The decision by Phases of the Moon organizers to move their event to Arkansas has disappointed Vermilion County officials, volunteers and festival goers, but there's already hope that Kennekuk County Park could land a similar event in the future.
Game for community gamelan classes?
Community gamelan classes will resume Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. in Room 1188 at the University of Illinois Music Building, 1114 W. Nevada St., U.
Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come
Art will screen 'Selma'
What's your favorite Clint Eastwood movie (on the heels of "American Sniper")?
As a follow-up to last week's column, here is a look at concerts at the end of February and the beginning of March. Start times are at 7:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted. The Foellinger Great Hall is referred to as FGH.
Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was
Hopped over to Bunny's
URBANA — As Thom Schnarre first read the script of Moises Kaufman's "33 Variations," he heard the voice of Chris Taber as the lead character.
That would be Katherine Brandt, a musicologist who travels to Bonn, Germany, to explore why Beethoven felt compelled to write the "Diabelli Variations" — 33 variations based on a simple waltz by Anton Diabelli, a minor music publisher.