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August 9   -   ArtsJournal: music

The Santa Monica Symphony Invited A Conservative Talk Radio Host To Conduct A Fundraiser. Cue Protests

The "decision caused immediate outrage among some members of the symphony, and a number of them are refusing to play the fund-raiser, saying that allowing the orchestra to be conducted by Mr. Prager, who has suggested that same-sex marriage would lead to polygamy and incest, among other contentious statements, would be tantamount to endorsing and normalizing bigotry. Some are even encouraging others not to attend the concert."

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