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Is Improvisation an acquired or a taught skill?

I’ve recently been reading some older papers from around twenty years ago which discuss whether music improvisation is an acquired or a taught skill. Hall (1992), an ethnomusicologist, thought that improvisation couldn’t be taught and was only acquired and absorbed through culture and unconscious learning. 482 more words

Music Therapy

Getting out

This week I’ve started getting out again! We went out for Ice cream and then to the library with our friend Jami and her son Austin on Tuesday, and today we went to post and had lunch with daddy and a few of our other friends! 247 more words

Famliy Life

Thank you thank you thank you

It’s been a while since I’ve done a post, sorry. Between getting back and settled in from vacation and then having surgery, time has slipped by. 147 more words

Famliy Life

My Newest Addiction

Sons of Anarchy.  I can not get enough.  Bikers.  MC’s.  Tats.  Long hair and beards.  I love it all.  Sign me up, I will be someone’s old lady.   294 more words


It’s not painting, isn’t it? It’s more an hybrid between illustration and graphic design, but we decided that Julian Opie’s work deserves a place on our website because his portraits have a bright synthesis. 144 more words


Ron Howard's Mansion Sells HIGH

The actor known for characters he played like “Opie” on The Andy Griffith Show and “Richie Cunningham” on Happy Days sold his house for more than even he was expecting. 74 more words

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Orlando pictures!

Last week we got to go spend time with the family on my dads side. It had been too long since we had last seen them and of course the week went by too fast. 59 more words

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