What an amazing time we had at our debut Bluebird performance! It was my first time performing with the group since April, and I truly feel that the energy we felt onstage is a premonition of the exciting things this year has in store for us. We're working on new recordings, booking more shows, what more can you ask for!
I was honored to my students and colleagues from El Sistema Colorado as they shared the stage with none other than Yo-Yo Ma after his monumental performance of the Bach Suites at Red Rocks Amphitheater. We can all learn so much from this man, both musically and simply as humans, with all the genuine work he does as a citizen artist in the purest sense and putting culture into action by reaching out to others with constant curi...
Here we performed our piece "Azur" by Tomas Peire Serrate, a special performance because not only did Tomas and I meet at this very festival back to 2016, but the piece is also inspired by the Cote Azur region in France where the festival takes place.
The husband/wife duo behind The Preservery could not be cooler! Their commitment to community building through great food and music is inspiring. Check out their story here, and check out the first concert of their new classical music series tomorrow night!
I'm a proud cello mama today! We celebrated the end of the semester with some beautiful performances, but most importantly, lots of cupcakes ;) The room was packed with supportive family members and friends, all beaming with joy and pride...ok, that was mostly me