It is Time for a Change
March 9, 2007
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When I began traveling around the United States spending time with orchestras, I found myself surprised with regularity at the high quality of music-making that I found in small city orchestras. These are orchestras that play, perhaps, six or eight or ten concerts a year, and yet still have about them a sense of ensemble and level of execution that would do much larger cities proud. Now, after three-and-a-half years of listening to orchestras around the nation, it is time to change my vocabulary...
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As posted in the blog “On the Record: Exploring America’s Orchestras with
Henry Fogel” on ArtsJournal.com.