REPLAY: Join 6 MET Orchestra Musicians in a hangout! Click the button below to watch now.

Hosted by french horn player Barbara Jöstein Currie

  • What to listen for if you're coming to Tannhäuser
  • How we keep our focus (and our chops!) for 4.5 hours
  • Principal Harp Emmanuel Ceysson tells us how Wagner, behaving like a diva, sabotaged his own Tannhäuser premiere in Paris, 1861
  • Principal Oboe Nathan Hughes on the difference between playing in an Opera Orchestra vs. a Symphonic Orchestra
  • Join the chat about Tannhäuser, opera, music (or life!)

Original Broadcast: Saturday, October 10th at 5:30pm, Eastern Time

BARBARA JÖSTLEIN CURRIE

French Horn

EMMANUEL CEYSSON

Principal Harp

NATHAN HUGHES

Principal Oboe

JESSICA PHILLIPS

Principal Clarinet

ERIK RALSKE

Principal Horn

BILLY SHORT

Principal Bassoon

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See you on Saturday, 10/10 at 5:30pm!
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