Touching the Dream at Tanglewood
As a Tanglewood Fellow, Tema often plays alongside members of the BSO–the same musicians she once watched as a dreaming high-school student. Tonight the Mark Morris Dance Group is in residence, and Tema will get to join the members in their warm-ups and learn a bit about their process before she performs the music that will accompany their program. The education at Tanglewood is an immersion in the arts.
She has some practicing to do before then, and should somehow squeeze a meal in besides. But she asks me whether I have time to go over and see the inside of Ozawa Hall. She has the ease of someone who is where she wants to be–and a sense of where she’s headed. “It’s beautiful,” she says.