Richard J. Chandler

Composer for Performing Musicians

Responding vs. Reacting

Take Two+ Tuesday
A Quote, a Thought + an Enriching Link

Quote: To conquer oneself is a greater victory than to conquer thousands in a battle.”

        – The 14th Dali Lama    More Quotes by Lhamo Thundup, The 14th Dali Lama here

Thought: Responding vs. Reacting

I made a video of this communication tool because it is one of the most powerful ways that I know – to not say or do things that, after the fact, require an apology. I believe it will be worth much more than the time it takes to watch – just under five minutes. 

          – Richard Chandler

+ Artistic Link:

This 5-minute video features a look back by the Minnesota Orchestra’s conductorOsmo Vänskä, on his 18-year tenure with our orchestra. His final concert will be broadcast live, Friday, June 3rd, at 7:30 pm. Central Time, on the classical station of Minnesota Public Radio, Twin Cities Public Television, and on this youtube link: