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Fireworks Sound Like... Stompin' (at the Savoy)

Over the long weekend, I not only enjoyed a relaxing vacation with the nation (excuse me), but I also finished David Amram’s Vibrations. I can’t reiterate this enough: he is such a compelling storyteller. 351 more words


Shut Up and Dance With Me

Oh don’t you dare look back
Just keep your eyes on me.
I said you’re holding back,
She said shut up and dance with me! 598 more words

More Vibrations Creating Ill Winds

It was another day of trying to keep the pure pleasure of Amram’s autobiography from slowing down my reading.
It was hard, though: today he talked about his army days. 468 more words


French horns and TV memories

Nothing does nostalgia as well as a theme tune. All those hours we lolled on the sofa as kids, developing poor posture and resolutely not playing outside, were laying down the switch that can now be flipped by the first bar of a long-forgotten melody. 666 more words

Hello world!

Hello world!

I am currently beginning a masters in Colorado for music performance. I have decided to blog my adventures starting with moving from California and ending (or not?) with my graduation from my masters! 144 more words