At the 23rd annual Lotus Festival, Ayaan Ali Bangash shared the intricacies of the Indian sarod and why the music we make is a reflection of who we are.
"I'm not an officer. I work for a living." Sergeant Sulpice
"Two friends from childhood met for drinks, and they gave us a piano!" conductor David Bowden
"This is a simple-minded play about men who enjoy killing--and those who don't." Penelope
North Christian Church loans pianos long term to parishioners who can't afford an instrument of their own. Hyneman will be the first recipient of a piano.
It's the rare artist who maintains a serious stake in visual arts and music. Family, friends, colleagues, and a suprising protege remember Sandy Wood Taylor.
"A Dream of singing and traveling became a reality." Chris Bruerton, King's Singer since 2012
"I played the trumpet for two years, didn't like it...nothing against the trumpet..." horn player Dale Clevenger
The seminar is part-event planning and part-career training. Attendees will learn what it takes to turn a big idea into a successful event.
"Love is rebellious bird that nobody can tame," Carmen