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First time at Tanglewood

How do you get to this elite stage? Practice. And then the whirlwind really begins.

By Joan Anderman
Globe Staff / August 16, 2009

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STOCKBRIDGE - Toby Oft is burning rubber on the back road from Lenox to Stockbridge. It’s a midsummer Monday, Oft’s day off. A long afternoon stretches ahead of him, a reporter is making every effort to follow behind, and Oft - the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s new principal trombonist - is driving like his life depends on it. (Full article: 1312 words)

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