Join us on Sunday, Oct 20 for Voice of the Whale.
I will never forget the first time I heard Claire Chase play George Crumb's Vox Balanae (Voice of the Whale).
It was my freshman year at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, where I was a flutist majoring in music performance. I was part of a small studio of 16 flutists, and Claire was a year ahead of me. In a conservatory of accomplished young musicians, she stood out even then. Within the first week or so on campus, I knew that Claire was the one... Continue Reading >>