The COVID Conundrum

What do you do when a virus hits? I don’t need to tell you this, but you’re probably aware of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) that has been sweeping the globe. It has changed things for so many people, so many families, and so many nations across the globe. It certainly hasn’t left La Grande Bande […]

Research!? What for?

Because the program notes demand it! Solid program note game has always been a huge part of what we do at LGB. Ever since I can remember I was always fascinated by what concert program notes said. Learning all the cool things about the composers, knowing when a piece was first performed by the ensemble, […]

Concert III: Lively Entertainments

The French, the Germans, the Greeks—and you can’t forget the Italians! The first concert of the new year is just a few weeks away. (I can always tell because when I start my usual barrage of emails to all of the musicians performing in the concert.) Everyone is super excited for this program, especially because […]