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Category: 2021 Musician Interview

  • Emilie-Anne Gendron

    Emilie-Anne Gendron

    Musicians Reflect on the Pandemic Tell us about your normal, pre-pandemic life: In my non-pandemic life, I juggle a variety of performing and recording commitments as a mobile freelance musician based in New York City. (Being a freelancer means being totally responsible for your own calendar and traveling, which means a lot of emails, strategizing,…

  • Verena Sennekamp

    Verena Sennekamp

    Musicians Reflect on the Pandemic Tell us about your normal, pre-pandemic life: My pre-pandemic life was basically based on three pillars which all shaped my daily life: teaching, playing concerts, and organizing the concert series “Nonnenwerther Inselkonzerte” which takes place on a beautiful island on the rhine river near Bonn. Throughout the year the activities…

  • Sage Cole

    Sage Cole

    Musicians Reflect on the Pandemic Tell us about your normal, pre-pandemic life: In addition to being co-director of MSCM, I am on the faculty of Silver Music in New York City, where I teach violin and am the violin/viola coordinator for the school. As we are a Suzuki school, our program includes private lessons as…

  • Lorna Tsai

    Lorna Tsai

    Musicians Reflect on the Pandemic Tell us about your normal, pre-pandemic life:  As Principal Second Violin of the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, I typically average around 3 concerts a week with a 40 week season. We do a variety of programming – our season is incredibly varied – we do Pops shows (think hits of Pink…