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Steinway Campaign Resumes

The Santa Ana College Foundation along with SAC Fine & Performing Arts will hold a benefit concert and fundraiser for the purchase of a Steinway concert grand piano. Details below.

Arts & Culture

Of Stradivari and Sassicaia

Much like blinded sommeliers often can’t tell cheap wine from luxury bottles, equally blinded musicians can’t differentiate between a Stradivari or a Steinway and a similar instrument. 8 more words

One of my favorite places

I tuned in one of my favorite sanctuaries yesterday. I love the stained glass windows, the light and the banners that hang on the walls. It makes for a great Friday morning tuning experience! 11 more words

Improvising on Steinway Grand Piano at Lauzon Music (Ottawa)

I’ve heard a lot about Steinway but have never in my life saw one live, not talking about playing it. Without any plans I dropped by Lauzon Music (the local Steinway dealer in Ottawa) today and….it was like a dream – to touch the keys of this legendary grand piano. 34 more words

Piano

Welcome to the neighborhood: The Bao Shoppe

Scheduled to have a grand opening today, I was tipped off by a few fellow Astorians that The Bao Shoppe was having a soft opening yesterday.   366 more words

A Secret Chord

Martin Luther, both a theologian and a musician in 16th century Germany, is quoted as saying, “Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us.” 252 more words

Life

Thinking of Renting a Vacation Home?

Here are some summer houses with cool features:

For the musically inclined

Here’s a Coxsackie manor house (circa 1790) with a concert piano in the living room. 113 more words