Posted at 7:47 AM on August 15, 2008
by John Birge
Filed under: The blog
Today's NYTimes includes a profile of Minnesota Orchestra conductor Osmo Vanska, who also manages to keep up his clarinet chops:
"To keep his embouchure close to being in shape, Mr. Vanska said, he tries to practice at least 15 minutes a day, usually playing scales in front of televised sports, especially hockey. (Warning to parents: Do not let your children read the previous sentence.)"
Children can sneak a look at the whole article here.