This Week's Podcast Episode
Chris Zimmerman, Fairfax Symphony
Music Director and Conductor Chris Zimmerman was a guest on the show to talk about the Fairfax Symphony and give us all the details about their upcoming concerts. Also find out how to audition for the Symphony, how he chooses which pieces will be performed each season and the many diversity programs they have initiated. Plus hear about their exciting recent concert featuring the renowned soprano Renee Fleming and some interesting factoids about how China is voraciously embracing Western classical music.
Performing Arts Center on the Pike? How you can help make that happen. And revised Health Benefits Library released.
Embracing Arlington Arts Releases 2024 "Health Benefits of the Arts" Library of 100 Study Links
January 24, 2024
Embracing Arlington Arts just released its 2024 "Health Benefits of the Arts" Database of 100 accredited study links proving the benefits of various arts genre therapies on various sectors of our society. This library is revised every year to ensure that no study is more than five years old. The Embracing Arlington Arts Board of Directors wanted to create this library with links to peer-reviewed studies on the health benefits of the arts in order to make it easier for those interested in learning more about this topic without having to search hundreds of different websites.