Category: BPO in the News

JoAnn Falletta’s Valentine’s Day playlist, Buffalo News

If music be the food of love, it’s great to be ready before approaching the buffet. Luckily, just in time for Valentine’s Day, Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Music Director JoAnn Falletta has forwarded to The News a list of her top 10 choices. Here is her list, along with her explanations of why she chose each… Read more »

What It Means To Play Pablo Casals’ Cello, NPR

When Amit Peled was 10, his parents gave him a cassette of music by Pablo Casals. He says his interest in the cello was a scam, a way of getting close to a girl in his town. And yet, every night, he fell asleep with the tape playing.