Backstage with the New World Symphony
Each week Elena See introduces you to the best and brightest young instrumentalists at NWS. These young musicians who live in South Florida concentrate exclusively on working, practicing, studying and performing as full time orchestral musicians. The New World Symphony invites the world's best guest artists, coaches and conductors to work with the organization in a full season of concerts and community outreach programs. Join Elena See every Wednesday at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. as she interviews one of the current Fellows and brings you musical highlights of upcoming concerts at NWS during their September 2012 through April 2013 season.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
This week, we meet first year tuba fellow Beth Wiese. She plays tuba, but Beth really wanted to play the flute. Instead, she ended up with euphonium and switched to tuba a few months later. Beth hopes to someday play tuba professionally and teach at the college level - to that end, she's currently finishing up the dissertation for her doctorate at Northwestern.Listen