For the love of music

Saturday night saw a wonderfully successful production of Handel’s Messiah, of which I was the lead violinist in the string quartet. Two choirs had been rehearsing for four months, which was significantly less that us string players, and that’s why our Friday night dress rehearsal resulted in a fair amount of panic on my part that […]

Wanted: 1 Violin Teacher, Please!

I’m undergoing a small crisis regarding my children’s musical education. A. is going to be four this year, which means he’s considered ‘ripe’ for starting his classical musical training. The only problem is, where and how? We live in a small town with relatively few resources for giving my kids the lessons I want them […]