The Romance of Musical Prague [F-23-38]
|Presenter:||John and Amornrat Lindsey|
|Location:||SUNY: Maxcy 104|
|Classes:||1 Session 1.5 hours|
|Dates:||Mon 10:00 AM 09/25|
This presentation will cover the five years John served as a violinist on the faculty of a prestigious international summer festival in Prague in the Czech Republic. The course will cover the festival as well as life in Prague, John's other two visits to Prague, and a few other places he visited in the Czech Republic.
John Lindsey retired from the position of Violin Professor at the Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam (also as a SUNY Distinguished Service Professor) in 2016, after 35 years of teaching. He visited Prague seven times, including five while on the summer faculty of a music festival there. He invites you to visit his website at: www.violinjohnlindsey.com.
Amornrat Lindsey is the wife of John Lindsey and accompanied him on 4 of the 5 years he taught at the festival. She worked for the government of Thailand and taught at St. John University in Bangkok. They were the proprietors of the Siam Classic Inn and Spa in Potsdam, the only Thai style B&B in all of North America and were winners of the Lux Media Award (England) for the World's Best B & B and Spa for 2015.