| Oct 23, 2011
The students arrived one by one to Glendale’s First United Methodist Church Thursday, where conductor Matt Catingub greeted them from a piano bench in the fellowship hall. It was the last round of auditions for the Glendale Pops Orchestra’s...
| May 17, 2012
| 9:43 PM
NORTHEAST GLENDALE — One bad inning can end one heckuva good season.
Essentially, that's what happened on Thursday afternoon at Stengel Field, as the host Crescenta Valley High baseball team out hit and, at least for six innings, out pitched...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 11:36 AM
If you leave a phone message for guitarist/composer/arranger Greg Porée on a Monday or Tuesday, don't be surprised if you have to wait for a return call. Those days are taken up with providing the musical direction to a little enterprise called “...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 7:00 AM
When sisters Aixa and Nicolette Vilar attended Glendale High School circa 1999, they were just another pair of bored local teens who dreamed of achieving fame as rock stars. The result was their extraordinary all-Latina pop-punk band Go Betty Go, an...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 3:54 PM
One of the more quixotic ventures in the current economic climate would be to start an orchestra in Southern California. It's a sure recipe for financial suicide. Yet that's just what cello soloist Ruslan Biryukov did when he founded the Glendale...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 3:30 PM
It has performed on some of the world’s biggest stages, and on Thursday the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles brought its talent and message to Glendale High School, where the singers mixed musical numbers with personal testimonies of struggle...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 7:21 PM
NORTHEAST GLENDALE — At the onset of what could play out as a pivotal week for the Glendale Community College baseball team, the Vaqueros had the misfortune of running into Citrus starter Mikey Ramirez.
The sophomore left-hander out of West...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 3:23 PM
With more than half of its students hailing from non-English-speaking households and 78% qualifying for free and reduced-price lunch, Columbus Elementary School has some of the toughest demographics in Glendale Unified.
But staff members there are too...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 9:06 PM
NORTHWEST GLENDALE — A season removed from notching an at-large bid for its first playoff berth since 2003, Hoover High's boys' tennis team isn't leaving its postseason fate to chance.
On the strength of dominant singles play, supportive doubles...
| Sep 13, 2010
World-renowned conductor Loris Tjeknavorian has signed a three-year contract to be principal conductor and music director of the Glendale Symphony Orchestra.
The announcement was made during a fundraising gala reception and concert Saturday evening at...
| Nov 24, 2010
Glendale's community arts were elevated on the ladder of excellence when theGlendale Youth Orchestra opened its 22nd season Sunday night at the Alex Theatre. Directed by Brad Keimach, the youngsters, ages 11 through 17, played music by Wolfgang Amadeus...
| Dec 22, 2010
Familiar Christmas songs and tunes about unrequited love were on the program in a holiday performance offered by the Glendale Renaissance Orchestra earlier this month at the Alex Theatre.
The sponsors of the concert, the New West Symphony and Glendale...