Monthly Archives: June 2011

Una Notte a Vienna

Quick note to say we’re all still buzzing from a great concert last night – Starting with Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony (I was on piccolo/ottavino) followed by Mozart duets from Le Nozze di Figaro and Il Magico Flauto, and ending with … Continue reading

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Don Giovanni, L'Elisir D'Amore and more!

So we had our first chamber orchestra rehearsal last night and it was hectic! Sightreading some suites from Don Giovanni (Mozart), followed by L’Elisir D’Amore (Donizetti) and finishing with a rehearsal of Die Zauberflote (Mozart).  Everything went really well for … Continue reading

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Saluti dall'Italia! (Hello from Italy!)

Hello to everyone from Italy! I have now been in Italy for a week – visiting family in Pordenone.  I have already seen so much – Trieste, Cortina, The Dolomite mountains and driven a boat around the lake in Austria!! … Continue reading

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