"Ni hao, Zheng Zhao," Music Director Lawrence Golan said into the microphone at the beginning of Concert #1. The audience erupted into applause so uproarious that it felt like a sporting event, not a classical music concert.
My musical identity is like a kaleidoscope. I'm a different thing from every angle. I’ve morphed from performer to teacher to music advocate, and all of the above at different moments in time. In addition, as my teachers can probably confirm, I'm a bit of a different breed. I channeled Jimmy Hendrix when playing fast … Continue reading ASCEND