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Five Songs to Spice Up Your Sessions with Seniors

The one thing that comes up repeatedly when we are discussing planning sessions for seniors, especially those with dementia, is familiarity. We should use songs that they are going to recognize and have a connection with, to aide with reminiscence and memory. 361 more words


Beyond a Repertoire

There are many ways you could choose your songs for Sunday. You could unlock your three-ring binder and throw it in the air, and choose based on which songs hit the ground first (or, hey, maybe choose the ones that strangely disappear when you spend four hours reorganizing for next week). 677 more words

Let's Lift It Up

Voices in Harmony, Cradley Heath, West Midlands

Allow me to introduce this mixed voice (SATB) choir to you, gentle reader. Based in the heart of the Black Country, one of the friendliest and welcoming places on earth, we have been singing for the best part of twenty years. 299 more words

General Topics

the austrians and the french

i promise i’ll explain the title in just a bit.

this repertoire piece also doubles as today’s all that class selection, because i’m currently in the midst of exams, and my piano jury is coming up as well. 279 more words

Music Talk

Cranky's Spring Training

Cranky has been hard at work prepping for the coming 2015 season.

The illustrious Keilwerth Straight Alto is in the shop for some much needed TLC. 210 more words


Choosing and Arranging Solo Guitar Material

When it comes to choosing and arranging material for solo guitar I’m quite eclectic in my tastes. Some folks have lines that they adhere to and seldom stray from a fixed perspective or type of musical genre. 1,109 more words

Classical Guitar

My 21 Projects: Getting Musical!

I think it’s about time I update you all on some of my projects which I said I would start and finish for my 21st year. 469 more words