Backstage With Brian Bell

A production of  
  

Oboist Alfred Genovese

Brian Bell talks with Alfred Genovese, Principal Oboist of the Boston Symphony Orchestra for 21 years, upon his retirement from the orchestra in 1998.  Genovese, who passed away on March 18, 2011, responds first to Bell's asking about the impact of Marcel Tabuteau, his teacher at the Curtis Institute of Music.
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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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