A sense of jubilance among our Festival fellows has accompanied the return of live performances to concert halls. There’s nothing quite like live musical experiences. The energetic hum of anticipation filling the lobby half an hour before the show, the dimming of the lights, the enthusiastic applause as the musicians enter the stage – it’s all part of the magic of the live performance experience.
We spoke to four of our Sarasota Music Festival 2022 fellows about what live performance means to them. Read their responses below.