Concert tonight – Assisting with Igudesman & Joo

Today was a little different in that the hilarious and talented duo of Alek­sey Igudes­man and Hyung-ki Joo has their own engineer, and is only two people.  So I spent most of the day being an assistant.  This actually was really cool.  After doing four to six shows a week watching … Continue reading

Best equipment purchases

In looking at the amount of equipment purchased to make sure that the Colorado Music Festival could be recorded at the best possible level I purchased a bunch of equipment; microphones, cables, stands, interfaces, cases, power supplies, hard drives and software.  There was a lot that was needed to make sure … Continue reading

CMF – Firebird Suite and Bartok Bluebeard’s Castle

Tonight is going to be a fun concert; and we get to do it twice – again tomorrow night!  The first half is Stravinsky’s Suite from The Firebird and the Second half is this one-act opera called Bluebeard’s Castle. If you’re a classical music fan you’re probably familiar with Firebird. … Continue reading

CMF – First Chamber Recital July 12, 2015

Setting up for the first Chamber Recital today.  Program includes Schubert/Webern “Six German Dances,” Mozart “Violin Concerto No. 4 in D Major” with Soloist Alexandra Soumm, and on the second half Beethoven “Symphony No. 2.” Coming in this morning at 6:20 I gave myself time to go through and do … Continue reading