Debussy’s Preludes by Pierre-Laurent Aimard on DG

A Master Interprets Debussy’s ‘Preludes’ Pierre-Laurent AimardClaude Debussy, “Preludes” Books 1 & IIDeutsche GrammophonCD 477 9983 The Philadelphia Chamber Music Society presented pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard’s concert of Claude Debussy’s "Préludes" (Book II) at the Perelman Theater late  ...

Downtown Abbey, Season 3, PBS

'Downton Abbey' Season 3 Written and created by Julian Fellowes Directed by Brian Percival, Ashley Pearce, Jeremy Webb and David Evans Starring Hugh Bonneville, Maggie Smith, Elizabeth McGovern, Dan Stevens Masterpiece on PBS stationsSundays, Jan. 6 through Feb.  ...

Upstairs, Downstairs (Season 2), PBS

‘Upstairs Downstairs’(Season 2) Written by Heidi ThomasDirected by Mark Jobst (parts 1 & 2), Brendan Maher (parts 4 & 5) and Anthony Byrne (part 3 & 6) Starring: Keeley Hawes, Ed Stoppard, Claire Foy, Alex Kingston, PBS stations,  ...

Dralion, Cirque du Soleil (national tour)

'Dralion' Presented by Cirque du SoleilDirector: Guy CaronCreative Director: Gilles Ste-CroixExecutive Director: Andrea Lodico WelshonsPNC Arena, Raleigh, NC (part of national tour) The creative teams at Cirque du Soleil are known for building shows that embody unique artistic  ...

Dragons (Ringling Bros.), U.S. tour

'Dragons' Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey CircusProduced by Nicole Feld and Alana FeldOracle Arena, Oakland, Calif., Aug. 8-12, 2012HP Pavilion, San Jose, Aug. 15-19, 2012(and other cities on U.S. tour) Lions and tigers and dragons, oh my!  ...

Cronkite, a biography by Douglas Brinkley

‘Cronkite’ Biography of Walter Cronkite by Douglas BrinkleyHardcover, 832 pages with photos, $34.99HarperCollins PublishersMay 2012 Walter Cronkite's unpretentious newsman persona made him "the most trusted man in America." He was who the public wanted to hear and see  ...