As musicians, what we strive for most is for our work to make people feel something, whether it be a source of comfort or an exhilarating high.
Tag: London Handel Festival
Tatty Theo and Carolyn Gibley of The Brook Street Band
It’s always wonderful to play in a space which Handel knew, such as his local church, St. George’s Hanover Square, or his house at Brook Street.
Rachel Brown, flautist
As a player heavily involved in the historical performance movement, I guess my path has always diverged from a conventional view of ‘success’. I believe it is vital to do whatever we do to the very best it could be done, whether that be performing, teaching, researching.
Franck-Emmanuel Comte, harpsichordist/director
Go to concerts often, choose inspiring gurus and role models, listen to a wide variety of music, always stay open-minded to new ideas …