And now…vacation!

Northern Michigan style.

Picnickers on the lawn. Beautiful night! Reminds me of my summer at Tanglewood!

Ravinia Festival with The Knights

The final chapter of Summer 2014.

London Eye, Southbank

Summer in NYC with the Philharmonic!

Fourth of July, US Marine Drum & Bugle Corps, fun in the city parks, and FIREWORKS!


A Tale of Two Concert Reviews

I’m trying to get out of the habit of reading concert reviews online. I know that a positive or negative review is a really poor way to judge the effectiveness or quality of a concert, and rarely tells the whole story of what it actually feels like to be present in the hall for a …

Scenes from the NY PHIL Biennial


Mahler 3 from Berlin to NYC!

Living History.

It’s been on of those weeks when I feel especially lucky to be a professional musician!


The latest conquest by Genghis Barbie :)

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What I’ve Been Up To Lately…

I’ve been busy in the last few months while my website has been under construction! Here’s a rundown of some season highlights which I missed writing about as they happened…


Some of my favorites.