Essential, if flawed, reading
Is the orchestra the best medium for social action through music?
It's either light a candle or curse the darkness...
Geoff Baker has written a book. People are worried.
Three South Americans reach out across 7000km with extraordinary results
It’s not just about the orchestra; it’s about what you do with it.
ISME 2014 and the Sistema Special Interest Group have both drawn to their conclusion in Porto Alegre. Here, for your reading enjoyment, are the relative highlights. And the lowlights.
This was not the same orchestra. There was a technical and musical assurance, a mental flexibility, a level of intellectual discipline that was evident in every measure they played.
Can Sistema save the Symphony?
Why Gustavo is right not to burn bridges in Venezuela