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The Ghost of Johannes Brahms

I had an unfortunate visit today
Just as I had sat down to attempt to play
Some classical pieces I learned in my youth
A knock on the door came. 112 more words

Original Poems

Great, Great Grandfather's Bones!

I am always thoroughly delighted to find new pieces of ‘writing’ music. The first, Eliza’s Aria from the Wild Swans ballet, I knew previously from a Lloyds Bank ad on T.V. 160 more words


CSO - Southern Theatre 2014-2015 Season

Autumn is fast approaching which means the start of many classical music seasons. OK, fine. I’m mostly interested in what’s happening right here in Columbus and as luck and good fortune would have it, it’s going to be another fabulous season with my favorite symphony, the  341 more words

Columbus Symphony Orchestra


Test Taking.  I am still grinning from last night’s multiple-choice quiz, FINISH THE POEM.  Really, what a silly test to take, and yet, it provided information regarding my son’s retentive abilities, so it was a worthy use of time.   334 more words


Suggested Listening: "Ave Verum" by Karl Jenkins

Today’s SUGGESTED LISTENING for the CLASSICAL MUSIC SKEPTIC presents a recent discovery of mine, thanks to the fantastic programmers over at Classical South Florida which has been filling my drives to and from work with some eclectic and thoroughly excellent classical selections.   680 more words

Classical Music