The Financial Times reviews at the Ojai Festival
What distinguishes an ersatz music festival from the genuine article? Beyond thematic coherence and starry talents, a zest for invention and a sense of community should pervade the music-making. That spirit permeated the opening…
The San Francisco Chronicle reviews at the Ojai Festival
Ojai North, the weeklong Berkeley residency of the Ojai Music Festival presented by Cal Performances, concluded with a fine pair of concerts on Thursday that showed Music Director Leif Ove Andsneswearing two hats, as…
The Los Angeles Times reviews at the Ojai Festival
"The four-day program overseen by Leif Ove Andsnes travels a wide and dizzying range that prominently features, but is by no means limited to, Scandinavia.
The 66th Ojai Music Festival ended in high spirits Sunday. Leif Ove…