Podcast: In The Key Of “D”anzmayr — Amplified

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David Danzmayr in front of the Columbus skyline.(Photo: Photo: Rick Buchanan)
David Danzmayr in front of the Columbus skyline.(Photo: Photo: Rick Buchanan)

A question that comes up from time to time at concerts is, “Couldn’t they amplify the (insert any instrument here) so we could hear it better over the orchestra?”

That is a good question, especially in larger auditoriums, or outdoors. To me, outdoor amplification never seems to sound natural. However, what about indoors? Today, David Danzmayr, ProMusica Chamber Orchestra music director, address the subject in a conversation with Classical 101′s Boyce Lancaster.

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