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As a newbie busker  I started with tunes I knew well like Take Five,Just Friends Autumn Leaves,All of me  and Sweet Georgia Brown. They are easy and easy to do some improvisation around.I just found a spot and played what I knew without thinking it through.Then after my first few tries at busking I got in my back room checked out you tube and came up with some ideas. 359 more words


Beyond Your Comfort Level

In almost all cases, it is more rewarding, interesting and enriching to challenge yourself instead of maintaining some sort of familiar routine. At the same time, it’s common to feel safer and more comfortable when keeping familiar routines, avoiding new experiences, people and places. 836 more words

Keep Up-To-Date with the Student/Parent Portal

The O’Connor Music Studio features fully functional parent/student portals. These are a great way to share information with you, save time, and add value to your lessons. 270 more words


Fall 2016 Semester Preview

With the first week of classes at ULM finished, I now have the chance to catch my breath and post a few thoughts about the upcoming semester. 603 more words

Area Horn News

Debut Album Release: Farallon Quintet Originals

We are pleased to announce the release of our debut album, Farallon Quintet Originals. We chose to highlight on our very first CD some of our original offerings by featuring works we commissioned. 632 more words


My Piano Repertoire Roadmap Fall 2016

After a few weeks of having a proper break from the piano (travelling, working on/drowning in my novel draft and very unlike me, just switching off 😮), I’m back with my love and have to say… 569 more words

Piano Practice

Valses nobles et sentimentales

The Valses nobles et sentimentales is a suite of waltzes composed by Maurice Ravel. The piano version was published in 1911, and an orchestral version was published in 1912. 400 more words