Hey around Earth and elsewhere! IA here and a compressed summer update to let you know what’s going on (and has been going on) among us freaks.
First of all I am still trying to get the stupid smile of my face from the Beethoven Triple Concerto performance in Västerås 14th of June. I had such a wonderful time and learned so much from both rehearsals and the actual gig. The sound from the orchestra on a huge stage, orchestrated and mixed well, is breathtaking in all its richness and texture. That Ludwig guy knew what he was doing, deaf and all. (It took me a while to see the brilliant architecture of the piece. You have to live with it for some time). I had goose bumps through the entire piece. (more…)