Anastasia Tsioulcas http://krvs.org en After 36 Years, A Trumpeter Sounds His Last Note In New York http://krvs.org/post/after-36-years-trumpeter-sounds-his-last-note-new-york <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cWZoejVZnzc</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qGLw9wC1bEE</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aVRSI6-MMiQ</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bVcnjIr2Ugo</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:53:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 50646 at http://krvs.org After 36 Years, A Trumpeter Sounds His Last Note In New York What Happens When 350 Musicians Meet For The First Time In Brooklyn? http://krvs.org/post/what-happens-when-350-musicians-meet-first-time-brooklyn We at NPR Music leave a lot of variables out in the wild when we make Field Recordings. That's especially true when we commission new music for the annual Make Music New York festival, as we have for three years.<p>Since we're not using a traditional stage and people are roaming around, we don't know exactly what the performance will sound like (though we're lucky to work with fantastic engineering colleagues). Wed, 02 Jul 2014 13:41:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 50562 at http://krvs.org What Happens When 350 Musicians Meet For The First Time In Brooklyn? Latitudes: International Music You Must Hear In June http://krvs.org/post/latitudes-international-music-you-must-hear-june <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HkMNOlYcpHg</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WIKqgE4BwAY</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ublchJYzhao</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YhcQoe68d80</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hV5AJPXYczg</p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 18:25:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 50206 at http://krvs.org Latitudes: International Music You Must Hear In June What's Worth $45 Million — Or More? One Viola http://krvs.org/post/whats-worth-45-million-or-more-one-viola <em>Update Wednesday, June 25, 2014: A representative from Sotheby's tells NPR that the instrument did not sell "at this time." </em><p>Wednesday, Sotheby's auction house plans to announce the sale of a rare viola made by Antonio Stradivari. The <em>minimum</em> bid is $45 million. If it sells, it will be the most expensive instrument of any kind in history.<p>Here's an old musician joke: How do you keep your violin from getting stolen? Put it in a viola case.<p>The viola has long played second fiddle to its far more popular, higher-pitched sibling, the violin. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 17:03:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 50057 at http://krvs.org What's Worth $45 Million — Or More? One Viola Making Joyful Noise At Make Music New York 2014 http://krvs.org/post/making-joyful-noise-make-music-new-york-2014 <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6nPzc3fAiWs</p> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 17:53:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 49912 at http://krvs.org Making Joyful Noise At Make Music New York 2014