28. November 2011 · Comments Off on MQOD · Categories: Quotes

Q Is it ever boring sitting there in the percussion section, waiting for your entrance?
A Do you mean, for example, when I have one cymbal crash in Bruckner’s Symphony No. 7 in the slow movement of this ninety-minute work? The answer is Not at all! Every rehearsal and concert, for me, is a master class and I enjoy listening to the creative genius of these composers, studying the orchestration, and observing the technical skills of my colleagues.

-Tony Cirone

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