National Post: Rosemarie Umetsu Diary Day 1

Leading up to the Amici Chamber Ensemble’s FASHIONISTA concert January 29, Rosemarie Umetsu is writing a five day diary in the National Post Arts section. Here’s day 1! Details on Fashionista at amiciensemble.com.

This is one of those weeks, where I wish I had the ability to be in two cities at the same time. We have an epic week in progress in Toronto, with our long buzzed about FASHIONISTA project with the Amici Ensemble at the Glenn Gould Studio on January 29th. However, I find myself waking up in an uber cool pocket sized roomat the Hudson Hotel in NYC, as we’re in the throes of negotiating a very exciting project, which you will hear about soon! Although my room at the Hudson isn’t big enough to hold even one of our couture gowns, I love staying here as it’s walking distance to my fave hubs – Lincoln Centre, Carnegie Hall, Bergdorf’s, Jean Georges. Perhaps today, if schedules are kind, the luxury of time may possibly indulgeme in a slightly