Appearing On WNYC Today

I’ll be appearing today on WNYC’s Soundcheck with John Schaefer at approximately 2:45p.m. ET today to talk about the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra’s recent decision to sell their collection of rare string instruments…

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Today on Soundcheck – Applause!

An Arts Journal blogs first: two AJ bloggers will be appearing on WNYC’s Soundcheck with John Schaefer to discuss an issue that’s been bouncing back and forth between their blogs over the past two weeks. Namely, Doug Ramsey, proprietor of Rifftides, and I will be appearing during the 2:00P.M. – 3:00P.M. hour. We’ll be John’s guests as we add some input on the whole “to clap or not to clap” issue. …

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Off To Carnegie For My TAFTO Experience

I’m off to Carnegie Hall where I’ll be meeting up with some new friends who will be experiencing their fist classical music concert.  Along for the experience is Brian Wise, WNYC’s Soundcheck producer, and the group will be listening to an all Bartok concert performed by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. The orchestra will be led by Pierre Boulez and will feature CSO music director, Daniel Barenboim on piano performing Bartok’s Piano …

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