Monthly Archives: June 2016

Multifaceted Claudia Simpson-Jones lays down the conducting baton of the Olympia Chamber Orchestra

Before becoming conductor of the Olympia Chamber Orchestra, Claudia Simpson-Jones had many adventures, both musical and non-musical. She was a pilot for major airlines. She performed in Las Vegas. She was featured in Glamor magazine. But since the age of 15, Simpson-Jones has been a conductor. On Saturday she will …

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Gael Garcia Bernal plays a conductor, and now he’s the real deal

Production of the third season of Amazon’s “Mozart in the Jungle” begins this summer, and lead actor Gael Garcia Bernal resumes his role as conductor superstar Rodrigo de Souza who can boast of two things: He’s a winner. of a Golden Globe and actually conducted the LA Philharmonic at the …

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