Today’s PATV features a more general look at the 1st movement to Eric Ewazen’s “Conerto for Marimba and String Orchestra”. We dig into the process of interpretation and a few other issues this work raises when it comes to performance. How do you work on the more general issues of interpretation when preparing a work for performance? Leave your comments below the video or in the comments below.
Dr. Dave Gerhart, Product Manager, Percussion for Yamaha Corporation of America and Lecturer of Percussion at the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at CSU, Long Beach, is a nationally recognized performer, composer, and educator. Dr. Gerhart, originally from Fairfield, California, holds a D.M.A. from the University of Southern California, M.M. in Percussion Performance and Instrumental Conducting and a B.M. in Music Education from California State University, Long Beach.