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Bus nostalgia: a top ten list

I’m all sentimental about bus trips after spending much of the past few days riding around Florida with the Toronto Symphony.  Here’s a list of movies that show us different aspects of life on the road, presented in reverse order a la David Letterman. 467 more words

Personal Ruminations

10 Questions for Chris Walroth

The Toronto Symphony’s new year begins on tour in Florida.

It’s tough enough when a hundred well-rehearsed players take the stage at Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto, where we all presumably eat & sleep; quite another to undertake playing Beethoven or Chopin or Tchaikovsky, having lugged all those instruments & people & music-scores & a miscellany of equipment to a variety of concert halls in another country. 2,698 more words

Music And Musicology