It is easy to find time to blog while on a gig away from home. It is hard to find time to blog while at home!
Lee Hoiby’s “Summer and Smoke” has been a huge success at Manhattan School of Music. The day after S&S closed I conducted a very exciting orchestral workshop of scene 1 from Conrad Cummings’ “The Golden Gate.” It was thrilling to hear the neo-Baroque orchestration that Conrad has devised.
Now in the final prep for “Nixon in China” which begins rehearsal on Monday morning.