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My Rote-Song list, '16-'17

This issue came up on a Facebook thread recently:  What songs should we teach our students?  Here is a spreadsheet with the songs I’ve been teaching this year.  117 more words


An Autumn Sonata - part 4: Andantino

A personal journey through Schubert’s penultimate piano sonata (read previous posts here)

With a good deal of reading, of both the score and books and articles on this sonata and Schubert’s piano music in general, and listening, and thinking, by late November 2014, it was time to embark on some serious note learning…… 1,475 more words


Recommended Repertoire

My recommended rep.

Please note, this is not a survey, my bands have played and performed each of these pieces (and many more). This list is sorted by my recommended grade level. 492 more words


COULL STRING QUARTET concert on Friday 3 February 2017


Schubert: String Quartet No 9 D173

Mendelssohn: String Quartet No 2 Op 13

Brahms: String Quartet No 3 Op 67

Our 2017 concert season kicks off on Friday 3 February 2017 with the anticipated return of the Coull String Quartet, who will perform music from their critically-acclaimed CDs of Franz Schubert (1797-1828) and Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847). 270 more words

Carols for Christmastime

Season’s Greetings!

Yes, I am alive and well, even though I have been absent from the blogsphere :^). As I have these past three years, I have had the pleasure to plan for this year’s Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols with our chaplains. 225 more words


Kjos Piano Repertoire: Romantic & 20th Century, Level 2

Kjos Piano Repertoire: Romantic & 20th Century, Level 2

Piano Repertoire: Romantic & 20th Century, Level 2 by Keith Snell. For piano. Neil A. Kjos Piano Library, Collection. 22 more words