36 Years Ago

36 Years Ago, Vienna 1971—A Student Journal

Day 064: Boris is good enough

2007 Washington National Art Gallery
It’s the Bolshoi Theater Company at the Staatsoper with a rousing performance of Modest Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov. It’s an amazing performance. Mussorgsky is certainly good enough for me. In 2007, I spend a bit of time in Washington, D.C.

Day 063: My first Viennese horn lesson

Day 63 — My first Viennese horn lesson
04-October-1971 (Mon.)

2007 Washington DC
Today is my first horn lesson from Professor Gabler in Vienna. Holy cow, it’s an assembly line. I wait my turn as I listen to other students, and other students wait their turn as they listen to me. Uh, oh. What is this Viennese style lesson?

In 2007, I am in Washington, D.C. and get to see
Whistler's Mom. Winking