Cathalena E. Burch
AboutCathalena has covered music for the Star for more than 20 years. She's a graduate of Arizona State University has worked at Sedona Red Rock News, Niagara Gazette in Niagara Falls, New York; and USA Today.
The 2-year-old Isidore String Quartet will play an emotional work by jazz pianist/composer Billy Childs at their Arizona Friends of Chamber Music concert in Tucson.
Tucson Symphony Orchestra taps Maestro Mei-Ann Chen to lead a Scottish-themed concert with guest violinist Stefan Jackiw. It's Chen's fourth turn with the TSO.
The 24th annual "Holiday Card to Tucson" concert on Dec. 3 is a thank-you to the community but it also inspires us to get in the holiday spirit.
Ryan Green and Cameron Hood are playing back-to-back shows, one based on their award-winning holiday album, the other surveying their 20 years as an acoustic duo.
Max Weinberg has been Bruce Springsteen's drummer for nearly 50 years and in his downtime, he and a few friends tour the country playing audience favorites.
"Messiah" Sing-In Tucson started as a fundraiser to save a historic Tucson venue. For 47 years, it has been a holiday tradition involving hundreds of vocalists.
A man drove a vehicle through the front door of South Tucson's Taqueria Pico de Gallo last Christmas Eve. Eleven months later, the owners are thankful to reopen.