Edinburgh Scotland, piano, Sydney Australia

A Motivated adult piano student with an International profile

Right now, as I'm posting these words in Berkeley, CA, my student, Claire, (an international lawyer) who avidly practices the piano in two different time zones, is perched high up in her apartment overlooking Sydney Harbor. It's 19 hours past Pacific Standard Time over there, or the next day in Australia. As a consequence, we… Continue reading A Motivated adult piano student with an International profile

piano blog, Shirley Smith Kirsten

Pure poetry: Where elephants and pianos go

Mitzi Simpson, an Australian Facebook friend, shared the essence of beauty wrapped into this metaphorical writing. From: http://www.terrain.org/articles/27/cotter.htm Sanctuary of Ruin: Touring Western Australia's Piano Graveyard by Jason Cotter Image Gallery: Ruined Piano Sanctuary at Wambyn Olive Farm, Western Australia Legend has it that when an elephant becomes aware its own death is imminent, it… Continue reading Pure poetry: Where elephants and pianos go