23 May 2010
James Conlon, Los Angeles Opera's 'Ring' master
By David Ng [LA Times, 23 May 2010]
James Conlon is in a hurry. At a Grand Avenue crosswalk on a recent morning, he is repeatedly pushing the button to cross the street. Tap, tap, tap, tap. His efforts don’t make the lights change any faster. He has to wait like everyone else.