Simon Rattle just appointed music director at LSO

Just announced today: In 2017 Sir Simon Rattle will become the next music director of the London Symphony Orchestra. Talk about some exciting news! Some links: London Symphony Orchestra press release The Guardian: Simon Rattle is the seismic, creative shock

Simon Rattle just appointed music director at LSO

Just announced today: In 2017 Sir Simon Rattle will become the next music director of the London Symphony Orchestra. Talk about some exciting news! Some links: London Symphony Orchestra press release The Guardian: Simon Rattle is the seismic, creative shock

A well-worn expression

My Bb trumpet and I have been through a lot together. My instruments have taken me places and given me opportunities I might have never dreamed of. They are worn, well-used expressions of the life I have lived over the

A well-worn expression

My Bb trumpet and I have been through a lot together. My instruments have taken me places and given me opportunities I might have never dreamed of. They are worn, well-used expressions of the life I have lived over the

This picture is easily worth 1000 words

I noticed this delightful little moment on the 3rd part of the Benjamin Britten Sinfonia da Requiem at a rehearsal the other night and had to snap a picture. I’m pretty sure this little example sums up pretty nicely the

This picture is easily worth 1000 words

I noticed this delightful little moment on the 3rd part of the Benjamin Britten Sinfonia da Requiem at a rehearsal the other night and had to snap a picture. I’m pretty sure this little example sums up pretty nicely the

9 Symphonies / 9 Composers

A fun little poll of sorts has been making the rounds the last few weeks in my circle of musician friends, and since I’m trying to ease back into writing for the blog after a long hiatus, I thought it

9 Symphonies / 9 Composers

A fun little poll of sorts has been making the rounds the last few weeks in my circle of musician friends, and since I’m trying to ease back into writing for the blog after a long hiatus, I thought it