Something lovely in my Juilliard course

moving up blog

For years, I've ended my Juilliard course in the future of classical music with one simple exercise. I've asked my students to speak from the heart about a piece that they play (or sing, or have composed). To tell the world -- well, me and the class -- why they love it. The results have been, almost always, very moving. To see and hear people talking about anything with as much love as my students convey is -- quite seriously  -- inspiring. Year after year. This year, as you can see from the class schedule (this link goes to the same … [Read more...]