Christopher Rountree

conductor, curator of LA Phil’s Fluxus Festival

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On Friday, March 22, a diverse group of LA-based women artists will perform the work of Yoko Ono.

Rock singer Shirley Manson and the LA Phil to celebrate Yoko Ono

On Friday, March 22, a diverse group of LA-based women artists will perform the work of Yoko Ono.

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President Biden will host the first press conference of his presidency later this morning.

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President Biden unveiled his $2 trillion infrastructure plan on Wednesday in Pittsburgh, which Congress would have to approve.

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