For you, summer might bring to mind different images, like clocking in at some nondescript job to earn extra cash, or perhaps cranking out a couple of classes for a degree program. Regardless, for most music students and professionals, summer is the season for something a little different.
Having been with Midsummer’s Music Festival as a violist for over ten years, last year I became the organization’s Assistant Artistic Director and a member of its Board of Directors. My expanded duties enable me to explore intriguing and inspiring dimensions of our wonderful music festival.
By Peter Slowick In 1999, as I turned 40 years old, I was thinking a lot about making the second half of my life meaningful. I had observed that the greatest musicians I had worked with (YoYo Ma, for example) or the greatest historical musicians (Fritz Kreisler, Pablo Casals) were all great human beings – full of love … Continue reading Do You Think One Person Can Change the World?