I go through phases and get fascinated and obsessed by certain composers and sound worlds. I love bringing unknown works to the stage and usually perform works I’m currently in love with!
Tag: male musician
Augustin Viard, ondes Martenot player
Who or what inspired you to pursue a career in music? The first time I heard the sound of the ondes Martenot, it was a true revelation.
Tito Muñoz, conductor
It’s my responsibility to foster an environment in which each performer can do their best. It’s also my responsibility to guide the interpretation of the work, and this can only come from study
Alexander Bedenko, clarinettist
To me success is a dead silence during your performance on stage, when you can hear someone’s breath from the audience and when after the concert you see people’s eyes full of joy and sometimes tears and sense the sincere enrichment of their souls.
Haochen Zhang, pianist
Who or what have been the most important influences on your musical life and career? I would say that there is no single influence in
Leonard Elschenbroich, cellist
The fewer the notes, the better I play. That’s what I learned. Not sure what that says about me. But on a certain level, I feel that my preoccupation with overtones, and a vertical upward and downward connection to the sound – to some kind of ether and to some kind of abyss – takes time