Category Archives: Performance

World Premiere²

March 7, 2013, a date that will remain in my memory for the years to come. In it I happened to have not only one but two world premieres. “Ccantu”, for solo piano was performed by 18-year-old pianist Priscila Navarro … Continue reading

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Musical ambassadors

“Conductors are ambassadors of composers”, said Kurt Masur once during a conducting master class a few years ago, “we are here on behalf of people who are greater than us”. Although those two phrases have the power of inflating any … Continue reading

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From symbol to sound

As a child, most of the standard classical repertoire was unknown to me so when I started listening to classical music in my early teens, every piece I listened to was a startling discovery. Some pieces I liked, others I … Continue reading

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