Dudamel at halftime!

LA Times reporter Mark Swed writes “…in this divided country of ours, one of the big divides is the phony distinction between pop culture and, for want of a better word, classical.”

 

 

Dudamel is conducting his Youth Orchestra Los Angeles (YOLA) tonight during the Super Bowl halftime show, a move that will hopefully help bridge the gap between “high” and “low art,” and that will shine a light on the need for more music education in this country. Read the article here.

 

 

Formation

You know that little flutter your heart makes when Beyoncé drops a new song? It just happened again!!

‘Formation,’ her latest song is catchy, feminist, political, and full of southern black pride. Watch the video here. Beyoncé will perform the new single at the Super Bowl tomorrow night!

 

 

You know what else is amazing? She’s offering a free download on Jay Z’s streaming platform Tidal.