Director’s Corner – The Genesis of a Performing Partnership

The Genesis of a Performing Partnership (or, How is it that EMSO and the Trinity Lutheran Choir are performing Mendelssohn’s Lobgesang next weekend?) As a small, grassroots orchestra that treasures opportunities to work with local artists and arts organizations, opportunities to collaborate mostly come from ideas our members put forth. In this case, our principal […]

Director’s Corner – A Home Cookin’ Retrospective

A Home Cookin’ Retrospective Somehow while planning the 3M Orchestra’s 2002-2003 season, it occurred to me that it might be interesting to give members of our amateur orchestra the opportunity to step to the front as soloists and in small ensembles. This is simply not done with orchestras like ours, presuming that features should be […]