US Tour 2012
The Philharmonia and Esa-Pekka Salonen are touring the USA during November. Performing in Illinois, California and New York, this marks one of the most substantial American tours ever undertaken by the Orchestra. Sam Burstin, violist, relays the sights, sounds and stories in this tour blog. If you'd like to comment on anything in this blog head over to our Facebook or Twitter page and leave us a message.
Hello, and welcome to the new Philharmonia blog! My name is Sam Burstin, I've been a violist in the orchestra since 2005, and I'm honoured to have been asked to relay to you the sights, sounds, stresses and stories from our tremendously exciting tour to the Unites States of America, for which we leave on Monday (stormy Sandy permitting!).