Monthly Archives: February 2011

BEAUTIFUL MUSIC IN A BEAUTIFUL SPACE

A couple of weeks ago, I had the opportunity to shoot the Carnegie Mellon Chamber Orchestra concert at Third Presbyterian Church in Oakland.  It was an all Mozart concert with Michael Rusinek (principal clarinet of the PSO)  playing Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto.  The whole concert was gorgeous to listen to.  Michael’s performance was beyond stellar.  I walked […]

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LIVING ROOM CHAMBER MUSIC PROJECT (Pittsburgh Area Musician Photographer)

When I first heard about the Living Room Chamber Music Project, I thought to myself, what a fantastic idea!  These five people are presenting chamber music the way it is supposed to be presented……in a “chamber” or living room.  This group embodies what chamber music really is: intimate, up close and personal, and pure.  When […]

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HEATHER HALL, PIANIST (Pittsburgh Area Musician Photographer)

I wish Heather lived closer to me.  She is such a wonderful person.  I had such a great time during her shoot last week.  And it was great to see her and catch up.  We went to grad school together way back when.  Now, she has a wonderful husband, two beautiful little boys, and lives […]

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EMILY BURNS, SOPRANO (Pittsburgh Area Musician Photographer)

I’ve shot enough singers to be used to the fact that I can’t “see” their instruments.  I love the thought of creatively posing a musician and their instrument, but with a singer it’s not so easy.  I need something to jump out of the photo to say “I’m not just a pretty face.  I have […]

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SINGERS ARE SO MUCH FUN…..

After Liz’s session, Emily and Tyler arrived to get some shots of the three of them together for their upcoming joint recital. I had to post some of these because they are so HILARIOUS.   Liz looks THRILLED…..lol   Ahhhhh, here we go…..   And things start going downhill very quickly…..       The […]

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