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I grow weary of the four words, “I always do that!” They nearly always occur as a student’s excuse for making a mistake. It’s as though if he or she always does that there’s no reason to fix it. It’s “just the way it is”, after all, and I suppose I’m just supposed to look […]
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Just because I like it … From the YouTube notes: Inspired by Peter Hollens’ version of ‘The Parting Glass’ Year 10 student William Clarke brought six of his friends together to sing this amazing song as a parting gift to their older siblings on their last day of school. A big thank you goes to […]
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Purcell: Hear My Prayer Riverside Chamber Singers; John Byun, Conductor
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J. J. Fux: Kaiserrequiem Vox Luminis & Scorpio Collectief
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Sadly I recently heard of two women in the performing world getting fired. I was telling a colleague that I was starting to wonder if perhaps the groups we are in, as well as so many others, will become (or go back to) all-male … certainly we don’t have female conductors in most anything, aside […]
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Nope, I won’t be trying to break this record. I’m at 40 seasons right now if we assume Symphony Silicon Valley and San Jose Symphony can count as one group. I’m not sure if I’ll make 50 or not, but 71? Nope. ain’t gonna happen! One member of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra is earning a […]
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I hear the Lady is going to sing the National Anthem for something called the Supper Superbowl. So here to honor her … the instrument she WISHES she played, I’m sure! (And hey, there’s Devin Hinzo!) The Mannes Oboe Studio (2013-2014) plays the encore piece “Gaga for Oboes”, a medley of songs by Lady Gaga […]
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Asked to identify the symphony instrument that gets nicknamed “clown of the orchestra,” many orchestral aficionados would pick the bassoon, bass member of the oboe family. So welcome to my family, dear bassoonists! :-) But wait … there’s MORE! Because it heeds to have a very long tube in order to produce its distinctive timbre, […]
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Johann Caspar Kerll: Requiem (selection) Vox Luminis
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