Great Show to Check Out: the Piano Puzzler

Great Show to Check Out: the Piano Puzzler

Hey everybody! Hope you are all having a great holiday season so far and enjoying lots of music, piano and good times with the people you care about. For me, it’s been a great season, playing lots of music, performing and filming new lessons. I had the wonderful privilege of […]

12/16/2014 2:51 pm Comments are Disabled

Celebrating Mozart in Movember

Celebrating Mozart in Movember

Each year, November becomes Movember as men raise money to fight cancer by growing mustaches. This year, November is Movember for another reason, as a radio station and website known for classical music celebrate what they are declaring to be a “month of Mozart.” Click here for more Month of […]

11/21/2013 12:50 pm Comments are Disabled

Musical Dictionary…..Allegro !

Musical Dictionary…..Allegro !

        Allegro A lot of us have heard this word before but you may not know what it means exactly. Allegro: means happy in italian. But what does it mean in music. Simply put Allegro is a tempo. It’s a fast paced, cheerful,  happy sounding pace (not […]

11/02/2011 8:25 am Comments are Disabled

Musical Dictionary: Allegretto

Musical Dictionary: Allegretto

Allegretto Simply:  Tempo that is moderately fast (but less than Allegro) More:  As we have already seen tempo in classical music is described in terms originating in italian. Here we see the term Allegretto which is generally marked in modern terms by an average of 110 – 120 bpm (beats […]

10/26/2011 8:25 am Comments are Disabled

New Music – Isaac Albeniz

New Music – Isaac Albeniz

In this new series we will be featuring new and interesting things going on in music as well as re-discoveries of great things past and how they shape today’s sounds. New artists and music trends or interesting items in general that sometimes don’t make it to mainstream reporting and media. […]

09/29/2011 8:25 am Comments are Disabled