Monthly Archives: January 2018

Musicians from Marlboro

I attend a lot of good chamber music concerts, but very few great ones. It’s hard to¬†predict in advance which ones will be top of the line, because so many elements are involved. The musicians have to be good, of … Continue reading

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Old and New

My family had a recording of Leonard Bernstein’s Candide that I must have listened to repeatedly when I was growing up in Palo Alto. But it was not until a¬†couple of Thursdays ago, when I attended the San Francisco Symphony‘s … Continue reading

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