30. September 2014 · Comments Off on Will Things Go Better With Coke? · Categories: Read Online

Atlanta Symphony CEO Romanstein resigns; retired Coke exec to serve as interim leader

RTWT

30. September 2014 · Comments Off on TQOD · Categories: TQOD

thinking of oboe solos at 12:08 am

29. September 2014 · Comments Off on Good Morning! · Categories: English horn

How about we start the morning off with some English horn?

From the YouTube page (I added the links):
Published on Sep 11, 2013
Recorded during a recital at the eighth annual (2013) Carolyn Hove Master Classes at The Schwob School of Music at Columbus State University in Columbus, Georgia. The Rilke Song” by composer, Juliana Hall, was originally written for saxophone and piano, and later transcribed for English Horn and piano by the composer.

29. September 2014 · Comments Off on TQOD · Categories: TQOD

It is entirely too early to do this oboe thing.

(Written at 6:07 AM my time … which would definitely be far too early. The person who tweeted this, though, is in Kansas City, Missouri. Still probably too early!)

28. September 2014 · Comments Off on Sunday Evening Music · Categories: Sunday Evening Music

Henry Purcell: An Evening Hymn
Thomas Cooley, tenor, with Voices of Music (Elisabeth Reed, viola da gamba; Hanneke van Proosdij, baroque organ, and David Tayler, archlute)

Now, now that the sun hath veil’d his light
And bid the world goodnight;
To the soft bed my body I dispose,
But where shall my soul repose?
Dear, dear God, even in Thy arms,
And can there be any so sweet security!
Then to thy rest, O my soul!
And singing, praise the mercy
That prolo

28. September 2014 · Comments Off on Sunday Morning Music · Categories: Sunday Morning Music

Byrd: Ave Verum Corpus
Stile Antico

27. September 2014 · Comments Off on TQOD · Categories: TQOD

“You’re the best oboe player I know!” I’m literally the only oboe player you know.

26. September 2014 · Comments Off on Carion Plays Nielsen · Categories: Videos, WWQuintet

I posted a snippet before. Now there’s this! Bravo!

Denmark’s best known woodwind quintet CARION celebrates Denmark’s best known composer’s 150th anniversary with this brand new recording his masterpiece – Quintet op. 43

Recorded in Carlsberg Museum (Old Glyptothek), Copenhagen

Dora Seres, flute
Egils Upatnieks, oboe/english horn
Eg?ls Š?fers, clarinet
David M.A.P. Palmquist, horn
Niels Anders Vedsten Larsen, bassoon

www.carion.dk

My 8am oboe lesson just got cancelled which means I have time to study for my 8:30 math test and I am crying tears of joy

25. September 2014 · Comments Off on TQOD · Categories: TQOD

Today I made my first oboe reed in my reed-making class! It’s at NDSU, but hey, we can’t have everything now can we?