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@Percussion - 288 Tim Genis

June 10, 2021


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Guest: Tim Genis
Hosts: Casey Cangelosi, Ben Charles, and Karli Viña
Intro music by: Reese Maultsby -

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0:00 Intro and Hello
2:20 Today in History: First recital ever, Carl Nielson’s birthday, Premiere of Tristan and Isolde
5:46 Welcome, Tim Genis!
6:32 Innovations, both musical and with equipment
17:07 Development of Tim’s sound in the BSO  
27:25 About Vic Firth (the person) and the role of the timpanist in orchestra
39:15 The current state of the Met Opera Orchestra and other professional orchestras
1:00:34 Preparing students for the challenge of the orchestral world
1:08:44 Tim’s favorite repertoire