Music Gear News
Fresh leader for BBC SSO
A violin player has become the orchestra's newest leader for the forthcoming season spanning this and next year.
She has past form in leading the orchestra, having done do several times before, so Laura Samuel should know what to expect when she comes to the post.
Her musical past includes a stint at the Royal College of Music as well as work with the Belcea Quartet, of which she was one of the founding members.
The violin player has commented that she is "thrilled" with her new appointment.
"I'm thrilled and honoured to accept the position of Leader of the BBCSSO, an ensemble of talented musicians which deserves its reputation as one of the finest," she said, adding that she was looking forward to the forthcoming season.
According to the BBC, another orchestra, the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra, will be performing in Stirling, Scotland, later in June at an event set to kick off the London 2012 Festival.
Published by KT.Posted on 7 Jun 2012 16:16 to category : Instruments News
Related Music News
SH-101 is now ready for download, and the entire AIRA series has been given updates with new features added.
Yamaha are celebrating 40 years of synths by launching the MOTIF XF Music Production Synthesizer in White at Summer NAMM.
Pioneer have revealed an analog turntable, the PLX-1000.
TC Helicon build on VoiceLive Play and VoiceLive play GTX with Play Electric.
Novation have expanded the Launch Series, adding an ultimate mixer, effect and instrument controller for Ableton Live, the Launch Control XL.
July is shaping up to be a huge month for Summer savings, here are the best of this month's offers and freebies!
Recent Music News
Novation Launchpad for iPhone has arrived.
Three of Rode's stand out recording accessories are given upgrades.
A special edition version of the popular TC Electronic Ditto Looper pedal has been announced.
The new Freshman Songwriter Series has launched, with free accessories as an introductory offer.
Erm... a 9ft long Roland TR-909!
New to the Numark NV are two 4.3 inch full-colour screens, allowing you to see a vivid real-time display.