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The Downright Immortality of Erik Satie

Which absinthe, what pill, whose ghost did revere and revile your spirit Sir; which demon angel clasped your spurious heart, what beam or ray of microporous light did wash your anger with tender knowing? 353 more words

Art

Thursday, November 27th

Thankful I am, as well, for the sounds of New Orleans, a city both real and unimaginable.

James Booker (1939-1983), “Classified,” live


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lagniappe

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Music Clip Of The Day

You Didn't Know

Finally some new music to share. This is a poem I modified for the simple melody I was working with one day. There is one note I sing that makes me cringe a little when I listen, but over all I think it gets across the pain underlying something personal I’m talking about. 153 more words

Art

Drive My Car

Drive My Car is a song primarily written by Paul McCartney, with lyrical contributions from John Lennon, and first released by the Beatles on the British version of the 1965 album Rubber Soul; it also appeared in North America on the Yesterday and Today collection. 66 more words

Guitar

What is going on?  What do you mean Twinkle Twinkle isn’t about a spider?

Since I’ve played the wrong song, I pop out of existence and come back into the world to shop for a new piano.   33 more words

Fratto

sELFless Challenge Freebie

In conjunction with the Creative Clips sELFless challenge week, I made this penguin listening glyph with her adorable penguin clipart. One of my favorite musicals is Mary Poppins so I thought it would be a fun activity for this time of year to combine the penguin clipart to the penguin song in Mary Poppins. 80 more words

Tips

Musical People Keep Me Motivated

Piano bench……me.  Piano bench……student…….me.   This is often how it is at my studio.  It’s a great business.  I set my own hours, rates, policies, and who I work with.   248 more words

Music Education