With Change Coming to the Ojai Festival, Watch What Makes it Unusual

Watch a musical portrait of Josephine Baker and an opera based on a musicology classic — highlights of Thomas W. Morris’s reign at Ojai, which ends in 2019.

Critic’s Notebook: Women Rule at Ojai Festival, Unannounced

Kaija Saariaho is the star this weekend, which also includes works by Leila Adu, Du Yun, Tania León, Christine Southworth, among others.

ArtsBeat: Music Directors Named for Ojai Festival

The Ojai Music Festival’s artistic director, Thomas W. Morris, is looking ahead. Mr. Morris announced the music directors for the next three years.


Jackie Lomax, British Rock Singer Who Recorded With Beatles Members, Dies at 69

Mr. Lomax, who played with the Undertakers and the Lomax Alliance, never made it as big as his fellow Liverpool rockers, the Beatles, did.


Music Review: John Luther Adams’s ‘Inuksuit’ at Ojai Music Festival

John Luther Adams’s monumental percussion work, “Inuksuit,” was given its West Coast premiere at the Ojai Music Festival.