Preparing for Anything

Percussionist Jeffrey Irving, an experienced freelancer and frequent MET Orchestra sub, shares what his experiences have been like.

Different Festivals, Different Ways

Summer music festivals, taking place when many orchestras and schools are not in session, can take a number of different forms and aim to provide different experiences. Two of our musicians, Principal Trumpet David Krauss and cellist Julia Bruskin, lead festivals with very different missions.

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