During the first weekend in October, dance your way to the theater to see Chicago The Musical, learn about German culture through music and yodeling at the Musical Instrument Museum and share a laugh with comedian and… 300 more words
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Did you know there’s a musical instrument museum??? Call me uncultured, but I would have never imagined this thing existed! Nor would I have known that there are over 6,000 musical instruments in existence! 127 more words
Last week I visited the huge Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) in Phoenix, Arizona and spent four hours just walking through the exhibits. Whenever I visit a historic site or museum, the first thing I often do is just walk through the entire place to get an overall sense of its organization, design, and content, rarely stopping to read labels or watch videos. 484 more words
A version of this story appeared on Northeast Valley News September 25, 2014.
It’s almost like an episode of “Chopped.” You know — where the chefs are given impossible ingredients and expected to conjure a culinary delight — “You have been faced with a challenge: make a delectable dessert, using only pickled onions, Hershey’s Syrup and a can of sardines.” 684 more words