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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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Summer Project: Carnival of Venice

Molly and Bingan recorded the Carnival of Venice. It was rehearsed together most Fridays this summer for about 15 min. a week. Curious to hear how it turned out? The video is here.

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Traditional Christmas Carols for Solo Cello

Traditional Christmas Carols for solo cello are the most advanced of the string sets. I wanted some challenge for people who have been isolated and playing alone. All of the arrangements require double stops. The arrangements are suitable for recital … Continue reading

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Traditional Christmas Carols for Violin, Viola or Cello

Traditional Christmas Carols for string instrument with optional piano. All demonstration videos show the carols with violin and piano. You can listen to O Little Town of Bethlehem, Away in a Manger, While Shepherds Watch Their Flocks by Night, Hark! … 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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Casual Recital

No reason to dress up! You can watch the Casual Recital just how you are. Watch the Casual Recital Part 1 https://youtu.be/ED-PoMmtFis Part 2 https://youtu.be/4E5VEfRs314 Part 3 https://youtu.be/lWCCwlmUEYM

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The Swan

I made this recording while preparing for the Beaver Valley Montessori School String Instrument Demonstrations. The Swan Video New this year, choose your instrument and an animal or feeling. Have you heard a unicorn on the violin? A monkey on … 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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Sorry Charlie

The piano just doesn’t sound the same during online lessons.

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