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  • Laguna Beach Music Festival Press Release

    Jan 18, 10 • 898 Views • Blog, In the News

    Laguna Beach Music Festival unwraps new music, explores inspiration between film and music. Music of Paul Chihara, Philip Glass, Steve Reich showcased in 8th annual festival12.31.2009 – LAGUNA BEACH MUSIC FESTIVAL January 18-24, 2010 Laguna Beach...

  • Chuck Fernandez – CD Reviews

    Dec 1, 09 • 1064 Views • Blog, In the News

    Here are some reviews of ASMAC Board member Chuck Fernandez: American Record Guide review of Sentimental and Animated, November/December 2009 Issue Fernandez: Ratso Scherzo; Tone Poem; Oboe Concerto; Songs from a Child’s Point of View; Animatus Eventus;...

  • Van Alexander’s Cartoon

    Jun 17, 09 • 903 Views • Blog, In the News

      “This is the piano I used for 9 years of weekly Dean Martin TV shows.&#...

  • Esa-Pekka Salonen quits LA Phil.

    Jun 17, 08 • 954 Views • Blog, In the News

    The music director and cundoctor of the Los Angeles Philharmonic announced that he will step down at the end of the 2008-09 season to devote more time to composing. According to Brian Drake, a French horn player and 28-year orchestra member, Salonen said he...

  • ASMAC President John Clayton Honored by LA Jazz Society

    Oct 22, 06 • 814 Views • Blog, In the News

    ASMAC is pleased to announce that our President, John Clayton, Jr. was honored with the Jazz Tribute Award by the Los Angeles Jazz Society on October 22, 2006. He was honored along with his co-leader of the Clayton-Hamilton Orchestra, Jeff Hamilton. We at...

  • ASMAC Board Member Jorge Calandrelli Wins Grammy

    Feb 11, 06 • 838 Views • Blog, In the News

    ASMAC board member Jorge Calandrelli won a Grammy on Feb 11 for his arrangement of “For Once In My Life” for Tony Bennett and Stevie Wonder. ASMAC member John Williams won two Grammys as well...