Breath and Hammer II: collective convergence for a personal itinerary – David Krakauer and Kathleen Tagg at the Berlin Boulez Saal

Clarinetist/Composer David Krakauer and pianist/composer Kathleen Tagg premier an eclectic musical journey, newly conceptualized for the “audience-in-round configuration” of Berlin’s Pierre Boulez Saal. Photo: courtesy of Kathleen Tagg and David Krakauer at Berlin’s Pierre Boulez Saal, set up for the performance on March 7th and 8th, 2019   “We are excited to perform a greatly expanded version of our Breath and Hammer program that evolved in increments since 2015. It incorporates our arrangements of...
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In the right hands – Guest Post on Jessica Duchen's JDCMB Blog

JDCMB Jessica Duchen’s Classical Music & Ballet Blog. Novelist/journalist JD writes for The Independent, London Tuesday, April 30, 2013 In the Right Hands: A guest post about Dorothy Taubman In this rare and special JDCMB guest post, Ilona Oltuski from New York pays tribute to the late Dorothy Taubman’s work in seeking to help pianists avoid injury at their instrument. In The Right Hands – Music-Pedagogues Save Musicians From Injury  By Ilona Oltuski “Life does not...
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