Music Critic Daniel Cariaga, 71

Cariaga was a longtime classical music critic for the Los Angeles Times. “Danny Cariaga was the quiet, careful and profoundly knowledgeable chronicler of Los Angeles’ musical life for more than 40 years. He was a critic’s critic. His prose was concise, graceful, understated. And his instinct in finding — and his love of sharing — pleasure in all that he heard and witnessed was unique.”