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Marco Borggreve / BSO

Blaise Déjardin talks with WCRB's Ron Della Chiesa about the teachers who attracted him to come to Boston from France, what the audition process is like, and his second musical love, blues harmonica!

Picture this, but with a whole other flute in the middle (Simone Martini, 12th Century / WIkimedia Commons)
Simone Martini, 12th Century / WIkimedia Commons

Yeah, you heard me: Three. Flutes. At once. Also, a violist who says Wagner gave him hearing damage, and a "Coraline" opera! 

Invention is the name of the game in this week's link roundup. Instruments made from turntables, Lego, and tsunami debris - plus a touch of the macabre. Onward!

The Boston Symphony Orchestra announced its 2018-2019 season today, one that reflects a new stage in the collaboration of the BSO and Music Director Andris Nelsons.

A viola disaster, music for dogs, and more in this week's link roundup. Let's go!

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