Inside the Notes
By Erika Block
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Inside the Notes is a series of interviews by musicians, for musicians. We hear the stories from the earlier generations that connect us with today's young musicians who are beginning their journey. We strive to maintain the rich heritage of storytelling, and continue to keep ourselves connected to the incredible artists who came before us.
||CleanRoberto Plano, piano||Italian pianist, Roberto Plano's stories are captivating, just like his lyrical playing. In this episode we discuss his journey as a young musician in Italy, winning the 2001 Cleveland International Piano Competition, and how he connects his...||2/17/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEdwin Huizinga, violin||Violinist Edwin Huizinga's career has taken him all over the world, performing in nearly every genre. Listen to the incredible stories of how his network of musicians has grown, his exciting new projects, and how he has managed such a...||2/3/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanErnesto Ramirez, tenor||Tenor, Ernesto Ramirez, sits down with Inside the Notes to recount his amazing journey from conservatory trained clarinetist, to tenor.||1/20/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSheridon Stokes, flute||Hollywood studio legend, Sheridon Stokes, tells us about his 50+ year career as a studio flute player. He has played on countless films and his stories remind us of how much the studio industry has changed over the years.||1/7/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanClive Greensmith, cello||Clive Greensmith is the cello and chamber music professor at the Colburn School in Los Angeles, CA. He was also a member of the Tokyo String Quartet for 14 years. In this interview you will enjoy stories from his childhood and his journey...||12/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPhilip Edward Fisher, piano||British pianist, Philip Edward Fisher, sat down with Inside the notes to discuss his journey as a solo pianist and chamber musician. He tells stories about working with John Corigliano and Maxim Shostakovich, and beautifully articulates the...||12/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJoe Robinson, oboe||retired principal oboe of the New York Philharmonic||11/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDavid Shifrin, clarinet||artistic director, Chamber Music NW||11/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInterview with Pablo Sainz-Villegas, guitar||Inside the Notes sits down with Spanish guitar virtuoso, Pablo Sainz-Villegas. Here we discuss exciting new projects,our connection to music, stories from his teachers and mentors, and his purpose as a musician in today's world. ...||10/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInterview with Maestro Michael Palmer||Michael Palmer, artistic director of the Bellingham Festival of Music, shares stories of his life and musical influence during his prolific career. On the 25th anniversary of the festival, we look back at the festival's journey, as well as the...||10/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInterview with Noah Bendix-Balgley||Berlin Philharmonic concertmaster, Noah Bendix-Balgley, joins us for a chat about life in Berlin, his journey to becoming a concertmaster, new projects, and thoughts on the role of musicians in today's world.||10/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|