08. September 2014 · Comments Off on Goodnight World! · Categories: Videos

New York Polyphony sings Arthur Sullivan’s “The Long Day Closes”

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

Oboe practice wasn’t like this when I first bought my oboe from you @HowarthofLondon pic.twitter.com/xFXx0dK767

A film by Matt Dine

His note on the YouTube page: “My new film about Albrecht Mayer and his AM155 model oboe by Gebrüder Mönnig” (Well, I added the umlauts!)

It’s fascinating to watch an oboe being made. At least I found it so!

Mönnig oboes

08. September 2014 · Comments Off on Rigoletto · Categories: Opera

The video is up (they usually put one up shortly after the final dress rehearsal). I’d love to say I’m a part of this … but I can’t do that until the final weekend of performances. I hope all went well on opening weekend!