Reflections and musings by James Bash and others on the classical music scene in the Pacific Northwest and beyond
Thursday, October 29, 2009
Pierce batons and Hannu Lintu
Alan Pierce, former bass trombonist with the Oregon Symphony, makes batons for a lot of conductors. He recently made 13 batons for Hannu Lintu, who has guest conducted the Oregon Symphony several times. Lintu is the artistic director and chief conductor of the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra in Finland.