Horn players are usually happy to have their playing abilities taken to their limits as long as the music is written in a way that understands and respects the instrument, and Mahler is a great example of how to do this well.
As we count down to opening night and our celebration of Leonard Bernstein, we asked our own Maestro, Bruce Hangen, about his unique experience as a student at Tanglewood under the legendary composer and conductor.
Winsome winds and bold brass face off ahead of Orchestra of Indian Hill season finale, Showcase Showstoppers! This month, we’re having a little fun on the blog celebrating the “highs and lows” of orchestral soloists, with works for flute and tuba showcased [...]
Maestro Bruce Hangen and the Orchestra of Indian Hill will celebrate women composers on Saturday, March 24 at 7:30pm at the Littleton High School Performing Arts Center, 56 King Street, Littleton, MA. Tickets are $20, $35, and $50, free for Indian Hill Music School students. Purchase online at www.indianhillmusic.org, by phone at (978) 486-9524 x116, or at the door. This concert is sponsored by Enterprise Bank, and supported by Scheier Katin & Epstein, P.C. and a grant from Women’s Philharmonic Advocacy.