NEWS

Photo by Manfred Ibel, courtesy of Susan Sugar ... See MoreSee Less

1 day ago

Photo by Manfred Ibel, courtesy of Susan Sugar

It was such an honor when Anne Akiko Meyers asked me to document her unforgettable concert today in Washington, D.C., for a special reason: I didn't have a taste for Samuel Barber's music at first, always hearing his "Adagio for Strings" in the wrong context. Then I heard Anne play the Violin Concerto at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, and my ears were awakened to Barber's music. Around that time came the Piano Concerto, and the rest was history. As these things often go, Anne created the definitive benchmark for me, with her interpretive singing quality, and now I can't hear the Violin Concerto any other way. ... See MoreSee Less

5 days ago

It was such an honor when Anne Akiko Meyers asked me to document her unforgettable concert today in Washington, D.C., for a special reason: I didnt have a taste for Samuel Barbers music at first, always hearing his Adagio for Strings in the wrong context. Then I heard Anne play the Violin Concerto at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, and my ears were awakened to Barbers music. Around that time came the Piano Concerto, and the rest was history. As these things often go, Anne created the definitive benchmark for me, with her interpretive singing quality, and now I cant hear the Violin Concerto any other way.

UPCOMING SCREENINGS:
Water Docs Film Festival on March 30, 2017: www.waterdocs.ca/2017/peel-project
3rd Annual Meters International Short Film Festival on April 1, 2017: www.metff.com/season-3-april-1-2017
Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival on April 22, 2017: www.philaenvirofilmfest.org/festival/2017-films
San Francisco Green Film Festival on April 22, 2017: focuspull.in/sfgreenff
The Newport Beach Film Festival on April 22, 2017: www.newportbeachfilmfest.com/event/mining-the-mother-lode
... See MoreSee Less

7 days ago

I'm at the Curtis Institute of Music today for one last dive into the Archive! And, GREAT news on the way... ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago

Im at the Curtis Institute of Music today for one last dive into the Archive! And, GREAT news on the way...