The beauty of “not knowing”

  When I was younger, I was preoccupied with proving myself. Having less than stellar pre-college musical training made me feel vulnerable and ashamed. I felt like a phony when I compared myself to peers who seemed to have grown up listening and making music with family (and who had already studied in Vienna; my … More The beauty of “not knowing”

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The New Music Buzz

We, pianists, have a great deal of music competing for our attention. With all that Bach, Beethoven and Brahms, not to mention Chopin and Liszt, why would anyone spend time learning new music? Having been asked this question numerous times, I thought I would share some of the ways that learning new music has enriched … More The New Music Buzz