The Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival performs Schumann's Fairy Tales for Clarinet, viola and piano on July 27th; Sundays at 2:00 p.m.
From the Top is in New York State, featuring two of Rochester's own students who are performing in the National Youth Orchestra of the U.S. They are violinist Helen Wong http://www.carnegiehall.org/nyousaprofile/2014/helenwong and violist Martine Thomas http://www.carnegiehall.org/nyousaprofile/2014/martinethomas/
One night this week I skipped a launch party for composer Hilary Tann's new CD to go play the recorder alone on a bridge on the edge of town, high over the Erie Canal. Fish were jumping, swallows were skimming the water, it was impossibly beautiful and quiet, and I couldn’t resist. So I walked up a hill to the bridge with my son’s primary school recorder and The Daily Ukule