A Boston-based period music ensemble takes you behind the scenes of their work.
To learn more about Grand Harmonie, visit www.grandharmonie.org.
Video filmed and edited by Dave Jamrog.
In 2005, 18-year-old Peter Bottros found himself sitting at a grand piano for the first time. The instrument lived in the corner of a common room at Pennsylvania State University in York, Pennsylvania, where Peter was a freshman. Peter came back to this piano often, and figured out melodies of songs he knew. He then discovered patterns and chords, which led to improvising. (more…)