According to violinist Joseph Maile, there will not be a string quartet performance at 4 p.m. today in Elizabeth S. Lenna Hall — there will be story time.
As he hops from country to country with the Vienna Piano Trio, pianist Stefan Mendl said the varying reactions to his performances are sometimes the most entertaining part.
A key component in making music is spending countless hours in a practice room, improving. But those hours pass quickly when spent with beloved colleagues.
For many, work days are measured in cups of coffee, trips to the watercooler and the race of the clock’s short hand to the 5 p.m. finish line. For world-renowned pianist Angela Cheng, however, a workday is filled with discovery, exploration and an opportunity to continue sharing one of her greatest passions: music.