The NAC Orchestra's tour to China culminated with an energetic and joyful performance of Symphony No. 2 by Brahms. It was a spectacular end to eighteen wonderful days of teaching, performing, and cultural exchange with music students and audiences across China.
While in Shanghai, NAC Orchestra musicians held more than a dozen masterclasses and instrument coaching sessions for students at the Shanghai Conservatory, one of the most prestigious conservatories in China.
For musicians on tour it's all about the acoustics. Each venue provides a different sound that requires musicians to adjust their playing accordingly.
For the NAC's technical crew it's all about the loading dock. A good loading dock will enable the crew to unload the instruments and...