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Starting out...

So I’ve been training to be a NSO for a grand total of about two months. I went to my first ever bout as a spectator in May 2016 and watched the… 590 more words



Today I was an NSO for the first time (it was also the first time I’d ever been to a bout and watched the team, and since it was a home game, who was I to pass up this awesome opportunity?) 886 more words

NSO's 2016/17 Salon Concert

The salon concert is here! I had the privilege of attending last year, and as usual, it was a highly-anticipated event. It’s the NSO’s 30th anniversary this coming season, and we had the privilege of enjoying comments and thoughts from our very well-spoken music director, 呂紹嘉 793 more words

Concert Review

Opera: Verdi's Otello

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The end.

Opera is one of the best things ever. And it’s something we don’t get nearly enough of here in Taipei. Unfortunately, we’ll likely be getting even less of it now that the opera house, built in 1985-86, is getting its first  1,706 more words


NSO's The Planets

We’re coming up on the end of the concert season. I attended my last TSO show last week, and there are only two more left in this season from the NSO, so this began the countdown of the final three. 884 more words

Concert Review


Yung naghi-hysterical ka na.

Galit na galit kana kasi galing ka pa sa San Fernando, Pampanga.

Pinilipilit mo yung guard na papasukin ka na habang ibinabandera mo ang hawak mong number ticket. 41 more words

Personal Musings

NSO's Two Great Seconds

Could it, should it, be the job of every conductor and every orchestra with every concert to convince their audience that the piece being performed is the greatest symphony or concerto or whatever ever written? 1,028 more words

Concert Review