26. April 2005 · Comments Off · Categories: imported, Ramble

Unfortunately I didn’t hear anything.

But go here to see some very nice pictures of the opera I just finished playing.

(Wouldn’t it be grand if management thought that the orchestra would be more connected to the productions if we had monitors for both sight & sound? Yes. It would.)
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26. April 2005 · Comments Off · Categories: imported, Quotes

I played cards with [Richard] Strauss every day for ten years, and he was a pig!

-Hans Knappertsbusch, conductor (1888-1965)
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