Recorded at a Monday night rehearsal of the Berkeley Community Chorus & Orchestra, as we prepare for this exciting concert!
A few years ago, I was invited to rehearse the Bolshoi Orchestra, an amazing opportunity to experience the rich musical heritage of Russia.
Music Director Ming Luke talks about the challenges and importance of singing Russian choral works in our current season.
Reflections on learning Dvorak’s Stabat Mater, and how it relates to other Dvorak symphonic choral works.
Performances are just a week away; some reflections on conducting Britten’s masterwork.