Arts and Culture

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Michael Christie joined the Phoenix Symphony for his final performance as the Virginia G. Piper Music Director. K-Bach's Sterling Beeaff caught up with the Maestro to talk about his past eight years with the symphony, and his farewell concert.
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KBACH's Theater Critic, Chris Curcio reviews "Phantom" at Gilbert's Hale Centre Theatre.
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If you've ever thought about going back and picking up that old instrument you used to play as a kid, Ari Goldman's book "The Late Starter orchestra" may just give you the inspiration you need to do it.  Goldman, a former new York Times Reporter and Author of the book "The Search For God at Harvard", now teaches Journalism at Columbia, but once upon a time, he was a cellist.  or at least a cello student.  he decides to start playing again, and fins the group of amaeur string players called "The Late Starters Orchestra" that meets every week in an abandoned coat factory in Man

Domingo cancels gigs while healing; Classical Musicians' addiction issues addressed in BBC film;

Community Engagements
KBACH February Member of the Month: Mr. Bob McGinnis

K-BACH February Member of the Month:

Mr. Bob McGinnis