Great news for the Department of Music--
It has just been announced that LA Opera's production of "Ghosts of Versaille," a production from 2015 by John Corigliano and conducted by James Conlon, has just won two Grammy Awards. UCLA Professor of Percussion Theresa Dimond and Professor of Violin Movses Pogossian performed with the orchestra for this opera, and Joshua Guerrero, one of Opera UCLA's alumni, was a member of the cast.
For more information, please CLICK HERE for the Los Angeles Times article.
Patricia Racette as Marie Antoinette in Los Angeles Opera's 2015 production of John Corigliano's "The Ghosts of Versailles" at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. (Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times)