Pretty Sharp podcast
Pretty Sharp podcast is an English-speaking podcast specialized in the field of classical music and opera. As such, Pretty Sharp podcast is a podcast selected by soclassiq, like Braving the Stave or JUST LISTEN:Cliff Jones Podcast and many others. The oldest episode indexed by soclassiq is dated 2019-07-01. Since then, a total of 5 episodes have been recorded and broadcast by Pretty Sharp podcast.
Pretty Sharp podcast activity
Pretty Sharp podcast seems to be on pause right now, since no episode has been published for 3 months. The last episode in Pretty Sharp podcast, "How do orchestras fit in a world with COVID and racial injustice?", is dated 2020-08-21.
"On pause" does not mean, however, that Pretty Sharp podcast will not resume its activity soon, nor that its episodes are less interesting than another more active source.
This editorial activity is slowing down compared to the previous period.
Pretty Sharp podcast in the last 36 months
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Duration (h:m:s): 28:37
It is difficult to overstate how much COVID - 19 has impacted the world, and it is impossible to overemphasize how heinous George Floyd's death was at the hands of Derek Chauvin. People are discussing racial inequality and injustice, but are orchestra's listening? Companies and organizations have released statements, but too many are filled with affectations that leave communities questioning …
Duration (h:m:s): 25:26
Live music is awesome. For my money, it’s the way classical music should be experienced. Recordings are nice when you don’t have the option, but experiencing the symphonic soundscape washing over me is second to none. However, there are a lot of things that can deter people before they even make it to their seats that classical musicians often take …
Duration (h:m:s): 36:26
What does it cost to participate in classical music? You have to rent or buy an instrument. Next, you find a great teacher. Then the summer camps, competitions, youth orchestras and auditions. These essentials are expensive, and success in the classical music world is like any other endeavor. You get what you pay for! But, what if you can’t pay …
Duration (h:m:s): 28:12
just finished playing Beethoven’s (insert number between 1-9) symphony. After the concert, I have a chance to discuss the work with members from the audience, and like clockwork someone chimes in with “You know Beethoven was black right?”I don’t think it’s a questions my colleagues get a lot, but how I look my have something to do with that experience. …
Duration (h:m:s): 19:07
Sometimes you can see it on their face. The look of panic as they try to find reasons to get out of the situation without hurting your feelings. So you ask again. "Would you like to come see me perform with the symphony downtown?" Finally, they relent from the pressure and eek out an "Okay...sure..." To which I say "Got …