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From Executive Director Susan Scott
|Are you feeling a change in the country?|
Things do feel different now, don’t they? – Or they’re beginning to.
Despite the terrible surge in cases, the imminent distribution of vaccines means recovery is on the way along with live everything, including live music. We have moved/are moving into a new and long(ish) recovery phase.
When we launched Music Connects in March – 34 long weeks ago – we did not set out to create a “soundtrack” of or for the pandemic, yet I think somehow we did – and you were part of it. “Community” and the importance of individual right action features strong along with sensational music, of course.
However you perceive it, I love this musical record of the past 34 weeks and hope you enjoy the celebration of the wonderful artists featured. I hope the 13-minute video feels like a musical journey and that you love the ride.
Watch for Beethoven’s Birthday Sonata next week and a special Christmas carol from Nuvi around the 18th.
With a nod to Winston, stay calm and carry on … safely … joyfully if you can.
Happy, happy holidays from all of us at the Festival.