I’m getting close to realizing my version of Elgar’s unfinished Andante for Violin, Mandolin and Guitar.  Contact me if you are interested in hearing it or perhaps using the score for your group.  I’ll be playing this piece soon with my Austin Mandolin Trio. Here’s the story. On January 15 1907, English composer Sir Edward […]

Rehearsals for the Austin Mandolin Orchestra Fall Concert (Nov 20th, 2011) are going really well.  We have a fantastic group of dedicated players and we’re working on some of the most interesting music we’ve performed to date, including pieces by Elgar and Schostakowitsch.  Also for the fall concert, we’ll be featuring a grand finale which […]