Doc Severinsen

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2009

    Michael Christie and the Ongoing Rumble in the Phoenix Symphony

    The latest issue of the League of American Orchestras' trade magazine Symphony features a cover story on Michael Christie, the 34-year-old conductor of the Phoenix Symphony and the Brooklyn Philharmonic. As is the case with most trade magazine stories, the article is flattering in the extreme. So mu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2009

    Concert Calendar for this Weekend: NOFX, Avenged Sevenfold, Buckcherry, Goblin Cock, and More

    We'll give you three guesses as to why there's only one concert listed on Sunday (and the first two don't count). As music editor Martin Cizmar reported earlier this week, no one wants to compete with the Arizona Cardinals' Super Bowl battle with the Pittsburgh Steelers, with the lone exceptio ... More >>

  • Dining

    April 15, 2004

    Saucy Servings

    For less than $20, even a poor scribe can afford to eat like a Renaissance pope

  • Music

    November 18, 1999

    Instrumental Asylum

    Swingin' Sting? Bluegrass Bruce? Rhapsodic R.E.M.? You'll do a double take now that CMH Records has given your '80s favorites a second look.

  • Calendar

    October 1, 1998

    Night & Day

    October 1 - 7, 1998

  • News

    June 19, 1997
  • News

    June 5, 1997

    Is Anybody Listening?

    Beyond Arizona, musicians rave about it, but the Phoenix Symphony, at 50, plays to half-empty houses at home. Can its new maestro, Hermann Michael, fill the seats?

  • News

    January 26, 1994