Music Director Michael Stern was interviewed in an article about the future of online music. Take a look at what he had to say about what the Stamford Symphony is doing during the COVID-19 pandemic.
How are our musicians spending the quarantine since we can’t perform for you onstage? Principal clarinetist Pavel Vinnitsky, his wife, pianist/composer wife Anna, and their son are home balancing distance learning, teaching, and their current creative project: creating and rehearsing a set of new compositions and arrangements for clarinet and piano.
Here is your chance to have a glimpse into their home, as they explore new ways to produce art. What are the burning questions you’ve always had about the clarinet? Composing? Life as a musician? Here is your chance! So pour yourself a cocktail of choice and join the conversation on Tuesday May 19th at 4:30pm for our next Happy Hour!
Included is a playlist of my next recital project: Three Romances for Violin & Piano, op. 22 followed by Clara Schumann's most popular piece of chamber music today: the Piano Trio in g minor, op. 17 and finally, a piano concerto she composed as a teenager
1. Ralph Vaughan Williams "With Rue My Heart is Laden" from Along the Field (1927)
2. Rogers and Hammerstein's "You'll Never Walk Alone" from Carousel