There are lessons musicians learn while playing chamber music that they don’t learn when playing in an orchestra. Leadership, sacrifice and responsibility make the chamber ensemble one of the most difficult, and most rewarding, experiences. The Student Chamber Music Recital at 2 p.m. today in McKnight Hall marks the beginning of a summer-long series of daily chamber music concerts for students of the Chautuauqua School of Music.
Cello is considered to be a soul instrument, said Arie Lipsky, cello faculty and chamber music chair, because the cello’s sound is the closest to human voice as is possible for an instrument. The Student