- Susan Tsagkaris Sings Puccini's In Questa Reggia
A recording that dramatic soprano Susan Tsagkaris and I did in early June.
- Collaborative Piano: Changing Career Paths and Skill Sets
Neither your career path nor your skill set are set in stone but need constant reassessment in today's economy.
- Audition Pianists: Opera vs. Musical Theatre
My take on Susan Eichhorn's article on the requirements of pianists in the audition room.
- Arnold Schoenberg's Opus 11....Played by Cats
Teh kitteh liek 2 pulay moozik wif hexachordal combinatoriality.
- Nora the Cat in Piano Catcerto
Teh kitteh liek to pulay wif teh orchester.
- Elizabeth Schwartzkopf master class from 1980...with great Roger Vignoles footage
A clip of Vignoles from nearly 30 years ago and playing in fine form, as usual.
- 16 Mile Creek, Oakville
Some shots I took on one of my summer walks.
- 10 Reasons for Collaborative Pianists to Consider Teaching Piano
The dark side beckons...
- In Today's Metro
It would appear that Wendy and I are celebrities, thanks to the roving camera of Enza Anderson...
- Gil Shaham Does the Zapateado
A great viral video featuring a wild chase across midtown Manhattan.
- Concert Hall, Pripyat
Alas, this performance space will never again see live music events.
- Schimmel Pegasus and Cylon Raider: Separated at Birth?
Either Schimmel Pegasus pianos are grown in vats or Cylon Raiders are built by superior European piano technicians.
Tuesday, December 29, 2009
Hope you've all had a great holiday season so far. For most of us, there are just a few more days left until the madness starts up again and continues unabated until June. Here is part the third of the best and most popular posts of 2009:
Posted by Chris Foley at 8:15 PM