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SHIA

BRIEF: Drunk Shia LaBeouf Arrested at Broadway Cabaret, Montreal International Jazz 2014, Wanamaker Organ at Macy's >>

In custody at the Midtown North precinct, reportedly, the 'Even Stevens' star got belligerent with the NYPD, telling cops who were about to remove his handcuffs: “FUCK YOU! I’ll fuck you up," or so sources say Shia exclaimed. Officers decided not to remove said cuffs, so, naturally, he began spitting. So, naturally, the boys in blue put Mr. LaBeouf in a face mask.

We're not saying that Peter Gelb is the Banksy of Lincoln Center, but it certainly couldn't hurt his recent problems at the Met lately.

CLICK: Gelb's Met House Graffiti Vandal, NEA Names Four New Jazz Masters, $45 Million Strad Viola Doesn't Sell >>

We're not saying that Peter Gelb is the Banksy of Lincoln Center, but it certainly couldn't hurt his recent problems at the Met lately.

EXCLUSIVE, NPR Music, Make Music New York, Sunny Jain

FIRST TAKE: NPR Music Field Recording - Sunny Jain (Red Baraat) 100+BPM @ BPL, Make Music New York >>

Again, while we wait for NPR Music to finish editing their newest field recording from Make Music New York, we thought we'd share some more footage of the rehearsal process--with a score, of course.

REHEARSAL: NPR Music Field Recording - Sunny Jain (Red Baraat) 100+BPM @ Brooklyn Public Library, Make Music New York (June 21, 2014) [VIDEO]

REHEARSAL: NPR Music Field Recording - Sunny Jain (Red Baraat) 100+BPM @ BPL, Make Music New York >>

While we wait for NPR Music to finish editing their newest field recording from Make Music New York, we thought we'd share some video of the rehearsal process--with a score, no less.

America's Got Talent indeed with brothers Emil and Dariel who play Jimi Hendrix...taught by their Russian grandfather.

LINK: Purple Haze with Cellists Emil and Dariel, Lady Gaga Marries Tony Bennett?, Pearl Jam Covers Let It Go! >>

America's Got Talent indeed with brothers Emil and Dariel who play Jimi Hendrix...taught by their Russian grandfather.

Into the Woods

BRIEFS: Disney Changes Into the Woods, Glenn Dicterow's Last Gig, Gertrude Stein Opera, Ken Lam Wins Charleston, Crowdsurfing Handel >>

"Expect a less horny Wolf, the cutting of a centerpiece song, and no dead Rapunzel as Stephen Sondheim reveals changes to Disney’s big-screen version of his musical." [Daily Beast]

Hamid Drake, William Parker, Peter Brötzmann

EXCLUSIVE: Clite A.V. Club - Hamid Drake, William Parker, Peter Brötzmann and Alcorn & Halvorson @ Roulette's Vision Fest 19 >>

Watch live performance videos of Hamid Drake, William Parker, Peter Brötzmann...and Susan Alcorn and Mary Halvorson at Vision Fest 19 at Roulette in Brooklyn.

Ned Rothenberg

EXCLUSIVE: Clite A.V. Club - Ned Rothenberg's Cardinal Points @ Vision Fest 19 >>

Ned Rothenberg, clarinet; Gamin, piri; Satoshi Takeishi, percussion; Samita Sinha, vocals (6-12-14, Brooklyn)

Clite A.V. Club: Carsie Blanton,

EXCLUSIVE: Clite A.V. Club with New Orleans Young Lioness Carsie Blanton Performing "Fat & Happy" >>

Clite A.V. Club: Carsie Blanton, "Fat & Happy" Logan K. Young, editor; Ian Holubiak, producer

Bikini-clad opera singer Maggie Lane

CLICKS: AGT's Bikini Opera, Horace Silver RIP, 10 Make Music New Yorks, Dafoe & Baryshnikov @ BAM, Nick Zinner's 41 Strings >>

Opera singer (i.e. personal trainer) Maggie Lane strips down to sing in a sexy red bikini on America's Got Talent. The always sage Howard Stern said he wished she would’ve left her clothes on...so he could have focused more on her singing skills.

Masterclass: Maria Callas & Meryl Streep

BRIEFS: Streep is Callas, Adams to Gelb, Hartford's Digital Wagner, MC5 Jazz?, Opera Cabal’s Sideboob Tape! >>

Here's hoping Meryl Streep does Maria Callas better than Tyne Daly did Maria Callas in a new film version of Terrence McNally’s play 'Master Class' for HBO.

Clite A.V. Club: Time for Three

EXCLUSIVE: Clite A.V. Club Q&A with Time for Three Violinists Nicolas Kendall, Zachary De Pue and Bassist Ranaan Meyer >>

Clite A.V. Club: Time for Three Q&A Logan K. Young, editor; Ryan Book, producer

Per Nørgård

LINKS: Norgard Wins $200K, Ornette Coleman Trib, Broadway's Vegas Honeymoon, Bounden Dance, Saving Sound >>

The New York Philharmonic's Marie-Josée Kravis Prize for New Music is presented every two years, Per Nørgård being the second recipient after the late French composer Henri Dutilleux.

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