Low-key district creates sonic fest

Northeast Los Angeles is a community-defining term unknown to many native Angelenos. South Los Angeles, East Los Angeles  and “the Westside” have all become common area identifiers, but Northeast Los Angeles remains an abyss in the minds of many locals even though it encompasses some of the oldest and most culturally flourishing parts of the […]

Tickling the ivories

Nareh Arghamanyan, winner of the 2008 Montreal International Music Competition, performs a song in Bovard Auditorium on Sunday. The performance, presented by USC Friends of Armenian Music, featured works by Bach, Chopin and Schumann. Born in Armenia, Arghamanyan has been playing piano since she was five years old and has won a wide variety of […]