The Right Place, the Right Time!: Tales of Chicago Symphony Days Tales of Chicago Symphony Days (Hardcover)
|Author: Donald Peck|
From Yakima, Washington, to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Donald Peck''sjourney as a flutist has been extraordinary. Here, Peck offers an insider''s view ofthe inner workings of one of the most prestigious orchestras in the country. Peck, like many artists, did not select his path voluntarily, but rather let fate lead himto a career in music. In 1957, he secured a seat with the orchestra as a flutist.Beginning in 1958, Peck garnered the title of principal which he kept until hisretirement in 1999.
A memoir filled with stories about life onthe road, making recordings, and working with the best musicians and singers in thebusiness, The Right Place, The Right Time! is a joy for anyone interested in the lifeof a dedicated, devoted, and talented artist.