Ekstatische Entourage – und ein Gespräch mit Timo Andres bei der Marathoneröffnungsveranstaltung des ‘Ecstatic Music Festivals’ Merkin Concert Hall, New York.

Gemäß dem amerikanischen Heritage® Dictionary, einem Wörterbuch der englischen Sprache, bezeichnet [das Wort] Ekstase einen Zustand der Freude und Entzückung. Dies genau beschreibt die Atmosphäre in der ‘Merkin Concert Hall’ während dem “Ecstatic Music Festival”, das am 17. Jaunar, am Martin Luther King Tag mit einem Marathon eröffnet wurde. Viele der beim Festival auftretenden Künstler, die bis zum 28. März in der Merkin Hall einzelne Konzerte geben werden. mischten sich während der 7- bis...
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An Ecstatic Entourage – and a talk with Timo Andres at the Ecstatic Music Festival Marathon Initiation

Being in a state of ecstasy, according to the American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, means being joyful or also enraptured.This accurately describes the vibrant atmosphere at Merkin Concert Hall’s “Ecstatic Music Festival” that opened on Martin Luther King’s Day, Marathon on January 17t.h. Many of the participating artists of the festival who will give individual concert performances at Merkin Hall throughout March 28th were mixing with the audience during the 7-8 hours...
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Crafting The Well-Tempered Pianist: Teaching The Taubman Approach

The second article in this series about the Taubman Approach familiarized the reader with some of the many testimonials regarding the validity of Taubman’s work, its significant impact on pianists of all levels, and its ramifications for injured instrumentalists. We have heard from musicians who had questions answered they did not even know they had — yet were essential to their well-being at the instrument. I really appreciate the opportunity to reach out to a...
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