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Songs For A Rainy Day

Before I start on the substance of this post, I want to take a moment to express my gratitude for all the thoughtful and supportive comments on last week’s post. 1,441 more words


The Trouble with Trebles

By S.E. Barcus


I was on the Facebook Composers Group recently, and got into an interesting discussion about staves and clefs and whether or not they could/should be improved upon. 1,749 more words


These Sisters Have Transformed the Piano Duo

Katia and Marielle Labèque have been playing, and enlarging, the two-piano repertory for over 50 years.

from Classical Music https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/25/arts/music/labeque-sisters-piano-music.html

Grandpa's recommendation

My grandpa lives alone in the house where he and my grandma raised their four children. It is a house for scraped knees, gin rummy tournaments around the kitchen table, margaritas on the porch, and feet scuffing the “Welcome” matt before pattering up and down the stairs. 337 more words