I was delighted the other day when baroque cellist Jennifer Morsches stopped by the office. Jennifer, an American musician who has been living in London for the past 15 years, is in Chicago working with the Band for our Medee project with Chicago Opera Theater. For the opera Jennifer is playing on a bass violin and I was curious to ask her more about her instrument. Click on the link below to have a listen to our conversation to learn more.
If you’ve not managed to see Medee yet you’ve still got three chances but you better be quick; performances tonight (Wednesday, April 27), Friday, April 29, and Sunday May 1.
Jennifer Morsches talks to Garry Clarke about the bass violin: