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Pinetop’s Boogie Woogie

While I was born in Seattle, Washington, and have lived here most of my life, I grew up in the Yakima, WA of the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s. 1,602 more words


How to Find a State of Mind at Domaine Bar A Vins

It’s the Saturday after Christmas. You get off the subway at Vernon Jackson Avenue. The streets are empty. Everyone you know is away. 

You want a glass of wine before going home. 569 more words

Strike a chord ? or hit the keys ?

Daily Prompt :

Do you play an instrument? Is there a musical instrument whose sound you find particularly pleasing? Tell us a story about your experience or relationship with an instrument of your choice . 624 more words



Life is filled with so many hard ‘little and big’ lessons. Some we learn through watching and others we learn by living. Today was a busy day which had me again rushing out the door coffee cup and papers in hand. 828 more words

George Cables - Musician, Composer, Player

   George Cables has been playing sweetly for many years. He was Art Pepper’s favorite piano player and backed him for many years. Same with Frank Morgan. 93 more words


Pianist. Muscly Fingers.

Fingers… not really. The muscle are not in the fingers.

3 Different muscle groups in the hand itself, accompanied by the muscle groups in the wrist and forearm to pull the tendons that moves the individual fingers. 315 more words


Tickling the ivories runs in the family for Pat O's pianist and St. Louis Cathedral organist

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO)-  Some may say, they’re as different as night and day…

The piano player at Pat O’Brien’s bar and the organist at St. Louis Cathedral… 489 more words

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