Hult Center http://klcc.org en Bohemian Dub Ball http://klcc.org/post/bohemian-dub-ball <p>A look at the Bohemian Dub Ball, an ambitious and multidisciplinary event at the Hult Center on Saturday, May 10th. It will feature electronic artists&nbsp;paired with a thirty-piece concert orchestra, dance, visual artists and more. Our guests are Calyn Kelly from the Community Center for the Performing Arts, JoJo Ferreira from Medium Troy, and Jeremy Schropp from Harmonic Laboratory.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 09 May 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Eric Alan 13271 at http://klcc.org Bohemian Dub Ball Laughter and Reflection with Carol Burnett http://klcc.org/post/laughter-and-reflection-carol-burnett <p>Carol Burnett stands as one of the all-time legends of comedy, and at 81 years old she’s still as vibrant as ever. Before her May 7<sup>th</sup> Hult Center show, she speaks with Eric Alan about her comedic career, including the time a Tarzan yell nearly got her killed, and what she would’ve done if she was Osama bin Laden for 24 hours.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 05 May 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Eric Alan 12894 at http://klcc.org Laughter and Reflection with Carol Burnett Trumpeter Chris Botti Comes Home http://klcc.org/post/trumpeter-chris-botti-comes-home <p>Grammy-winning trumpeter Chris Botti returns to the Willamette Valley with a performance at the Hult Center in Eugene on May 1<sup>st</sup>, not far from where he grew up in Corvallis. He speaks with Eric Alan about collaborating with Mark Knopfler and Frank Sinatra, and how growing up in Corvallis helped him as a young player.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Eric Alan 12670 at http://klcc.org Trumpeter Chris Botti Comes Home Steve Landes as John Lennon in Rain http://klcc.org/post/steve-landes-john-lennon-rain <p>Steve Landes has been portraying an eight-year portion of John Lennon’s life for sixteen years, as part of the multi-media Beatles tribute called Rain. Before Rain’s performance at the Hult Center, he speaks with Eric Alan about the oddity and excitement of the role, what it takes to recreate the Beatles, and what he’ll do when he no longer looks like John Lennon.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:16:02 +0000 Eric Alan 12300 at http://klcc.org Steve Landes as John Lennon in Rain Eugene Symphony Guest Conductor Grant Llewellyn http://klcc.org/post/eugene-symphony-guest-conductor-grant-llewellyn <p>Guest conductor Grant Llewellyn, a native of Wales, will join the Eugene Symphony for their April performances in Eugene and Florence. He also is participating in extensive artist residency programs this week as well. He speaks with Eric Alan about the experience.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Eric Alan 11816 at http://klcc.org Eugene Symphony Guest Conductor Grant Llewellyn Zoot Suit Riot, with the Cherry Poppin' Daddies and the Eugene Ballet Company http://klcc.org/post/zoot-suit-riot-cherry-poppin-daddies-and-eugene-ballet-company <p>The Eugene Ballet Company is collaborating with the Cherry Poppin’ Daddies for <em>Zoot Suit Riot</em> at the Hult Center in Eugene on Saturday, April 12th and Sunday, April 13th. The performances will also include a tribute piece called “Silk and Steel,” by Toni Pimble, the Eugene Ballet Company’s Artistic Director and Resident Choreographer. She and Steve Perry, vocalist and guitarist of the Cherry Poppin’ Daddies, talk with Eric Alan about the unusual collaboration.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Eric Alan 11310 at http://klcc.org Zoot Suit Riot, with the Cherry Poppin' Daddies and the Eugene Ballet Company Eugene-Springfield Youth Orchestras Celebrate Eight Decades of Music http://klcc.org/post/eugene-springfield-youth-orchestras-celebrate-eight-decades-music <p>The Eugene-Springfield Youth Orchestras celebrate eighty years of bringing music into the lives of youth, with a performance at the Hult Center in Eugene on April 5<sup>th</sup>. That performance will include all of the ESYO ensembles, and a guest appearance by Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Tracy Bonham Fine, a Eugene native who once played violin in ESYO. She joined Eric Alan in the KLCC studios, along with Michele Pound, ESYO’s Executive Director.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Eric Alan 11108 at http://klcc.org Eugene-Springfield Youth Orchestras Celebrate Eight Decades of Music Emily Pulley, The Girl of the Golden West http://klcc.org/post/emily-pulley-girl-golden-west <p>Eugene Opera presents Puccini’s <em>The Girl of the Golden West</em> at the Hult Center in Eugene, starring the Metropolitan Opera’s Emily Pulley. The opera is part of a larger citywide celebration of the women of the pioneer American West. Emily Pulley speaks with Eric Alan about her role, the cinematic score, and the universal themes of the Wild West.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 19:39:54 +0000 Eric Alan 9757 at http://klcc.org Emily Pulley, The Girl of the Golden West The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis http://klcc.org/post/jazz-lincoln-center-orchestra-wynton-marsalis <p>Jazz at Lincoln Center has been dedicated to the performance, education and preservation of jazz for over 25 years, all with Wynton Marsalis as Artistic Director. Wynton Marsalis joins Eric Alan for conversation and music, before the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra performs at the Hult Center on March 5<sup>th</sup>.</p><p></p><p></p><p><br />&nbsp;</p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Eric Alan 9043 at http://klcc.org The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis Faure's Requiem, with the Eugene Concert Choir http://klcc.org/post/faures-requiem-eugene-concert-choir <p>The Eugene Concert Choir presents Faure’s <em>Requiem</em> &nbsp; at the Hult Center in Eugene on Saturday, March 1st, joined by the Oregon Mozart Players and guest vocalists Sharla Nafziger and Anton Belov. Diane Retallack, Artistic and Executive Director of the Eugene Concert Choir, speaks with Eric Alan.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Eric Alan 8926 at http://klcc.org Faure's Requiem, with the Eugene Concert Choir