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School Schedule and Sunflowers

Just a quick reminder, school schedule begins Monday, August 23. As you can see, the sunflowers did well this year. It’s a nice change. I’m still watching for squirrels.

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On Your A Game

On Your A Game is a piano duet in A minor for early elementary players. In 3/4 time it requires the pianists to step up to the plate with accurate counting. Sheet music is available here. Listen to On Your … Continue reading

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Traditional Christmas Carols: Orange Set

All of the Orange Set carols have a demonstration video. You can listen to O Little Town of Bethlehem, Away in a Manger, While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by Night, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing and Joy to the World. … Continue reading

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Virtual Christmas Recitals

In September I began writing new Christmas carol arrangements. I made five versions for solo piano in different levels of difficulty. The red set is the easiest. Then following rainbow order, each set added more challenges. For my string students … Continue reading

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Happy End of School Year and Graduation

Summer Schedule starts June 14.

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Marcello, Sonata No. 2 in E Minor, Allegro

Seniors Max and Jacob in a virtual recital playing the second movement of the Marcello Sonata. Listen to the performance here.

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Point Contest Duet Project

Print Telemann Presto. Learn Treble Clef or Bass Clef. No repeat, take second ending. Use Garage Band or BandLab to record. Mix with Miriam’s recording. Submit audio file. (25 points) Record a video of yourself playing. Mix with Miriam’s video … Continue reading

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Christmas Music Videos for Violin and Piano Music

The videos for young string players are finished. Click for O Little Town of Bethlehem, Away in a Manger, While Shepherds Watched their Flocks, Hark! the Herald Angels Sing, and Joy to the World. Thank-you Josephine!   

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Fall Schedule

Fall Schedule begins Monday, August 31.

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Tenor Clef Class

Tenor Clef Class will be Tuesday’s and Thursday’s from 12:30 to 1:00 from July 7-30 on Zoom. We will be exploring tenor clef through the lens of great cello literature. Register by email.

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