What do we do with the art of those who fail -- colossally -- to be elevated by it?Read More
This past June, I wrote a blog post about Salastina's new music programming philosophy. New Music USA picked it up. I was pleasantly surprised by the amount of support it received. And I was only partially crucified.
Responses to my post were fascinating, and have a lot to say in and of themselves.Read More
The fine people at iCadenza asked me to write a guest blog post about “How to Start a Concert Series.” I shared what I wish I’d known when we started -- and advice for anyone starting their own series.Read More
Following so many senseless terror attacks, a Leonard Bernstein quotation makes the rounds through my Facebook feed. "This will be our reply to violence: to make music more intensely, more beautifully, more devotedly than ever before." Truism, or platitude?Read More