Backstage With Brian Bell

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BSO Percussionist Frank Epstein

Frank Epstein joined the Boston Symphony Orchestra in 1968, while still a student at the New England Conservatory of Music.  In 2010 he announced his retirement, to be effective in October 2011.  In 2008, he talked with BSO broadcast producer Brian Bell about his life and career, as well as his book, Cymbalisms.
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ABOUT BACKSTAGE WITH BRIAN BELL

As the producer of WGBH 89.7's live broadcasts of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Brian Bell has the opportunity to discuss music and the process of making music with guest conductors, soloists, and orchestra members.

Brian shares these conversations and often a chuckle or two, offering a perspective that bridges the divide between a listener's knowledge and an artist's mind.

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