"Selfless and Supportive": Yannick on Opera

“One of the main things I love about opera is how it changes from performance to performance. In opera, you are constantly reminded of this because the orchestra has to listen to the singers. And, of course, the singers have to listen to the orchestra, too. Therefore, there is a built-in awareness of how music must breathe.”

Timpanist Jason Haaheim on Interpretation

Principal Timpanist Jason Haaheim on the challenges and joys of preparing and correcting timpani parts, forming an interpretation, and collaborating with different conductors.

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