Posts Tagged: Art and music

Going with the Flow

Back in days past — was it the late 60’s? Early 70s? Folks often talked about going with the flow. Do people still use that phrase? I haven’t heard it in years, but that doesn’t mean it’s not still going

Going with the Flow

Back in days past — was it the late 60’s? Early 70s? Folks often talked about going with the flow. Do people still use that phrase? I haven’t heard it in years, but that doesn’t mean it’s not still going

I’ve Got MORE Rhythm

Life has been busy lately, moving at a very quick pace. I haven’t kept up with my daily drawing time. Now that Inktober is over… well, other things have taken precedence over my morning drawing. And, other than my experiment

I’ve Got MORE Rhythm

Life has been busy lately, moving at a very quick pace. I haven’t kept up with my daily drawing time. Now that Inktober is over… well, other things have taken precedence over my morning drawing. And, other than my experiment

Musicians at Play

OK, so where have I been and what have I been doing? I obviously haven’t been drawing or painting recently. So, what’s going on? As a creative individual, I never have enough time to do all the things I love,

Musicians at Play

OK, so where have I been and what have I been doing? I obviously haven’t been drawing or painting recently. So, what’s going on? As a creative individual, I never have enough time to do all the things I love,

Art and Music – Memorization

As a pianist, I’ve always struggled with memorization. It doesn’t come easily for me. Recently I spent weeks memorizing Schumann’s Melodie, a very simple piece with no real technical demands. I played it over and over. I studied the music carefully. I

Art and Music – Memorization

As a pianist, I’ve always struggled with memorization. It doesn’t come easily for me. Recently I spent weeks memorizing Schumann’s Melodie, a very simple piece with no real technical demands. I played it over and over. I studied the music carefully. I

Eine Kleine Nacht… Kunst

First, apologies to Carsten Wieland or any other German speakers…I hope I wrote my title correctly. I’ve been doing a lot of piano practice lately, including a lovely transcription of Mozart’s well-known Eine Kleine Nachtmusik. You’re familiar with the music, even if

Eine Kleine Nacht… Kunst

First, apologies to Carsten Wieland or any other German speakers…I hope I wrote my title correctly. I’ve been doing a lot of piano practice lately, including a lovely transcription of Mozart’s well-known Eine Kleine Nachtmusik. You’re familiar with the music, even if