A Boston-based period music ensemble takes you behind the scenes of their work. To learn more about Grand Harmonie, visit http://www.grandharmonie.org. Video filmed and edited by Dave Jamrog.
Imagine a young, thriving ensemble that presents charming Harmonie Band works in intimate venues, explores chamber music of diverse and unexpected instrument combinations, fills concert halls with symphonic masterpieces, and even serves as a ready-made opera orchestra. Now imagine all that music-making happening on gut strings, valveless brass, and woodwind instruments that seem to be missing asuspicious number of keys.... We … Continue reading Grand New Happenings in the Period-Instrument Scene