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HARMONIC CONVERGENCE

TRAVELS WITH CHARLEY: A Bert Sendak Symphony with Interstate Movement by Charles McKelvy Bert Sendak’s love of music and musicians is living on, thanks to what can only be described as a symphonic chain of events. Allow me to explain: … Continue reading

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RING CYCLE

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FLASH FICTION: IN CONCERT

He adjusted his music stand, picked up his clarinet, and awaited the conductor’s pleasure. The conductor raised his baton, smiled and let the music begin. And so it did. And so he became one with the band, and that wasn’t … Continue reading

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BOY IN THE BAND

“Congratulations! You have chosen to become a member of the best concert band in southwest Michigan!” That was Southshore Concert Band Conductor Dale Reuss fulfilling my musical dream on Thursday, September 12 at Lake Michigan College in Benton Harbor, Mich. … Continue reading

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GOIN’ IN

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IN CONCERT

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RED BARN PLAYER

My date with musical destiny will be met Saturday night at 8 p.m. EDT at our Red Barn here in Harbert, Michigan when I present a one-man program called: FIVE EASY PIECES:  TRAVELS AND TUNES WITH CHARLEY.  Admission is free … Continue reading

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CONTREDANSE en RONDEAU

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PREMIERE IN OTSEGO

(Otsego, Michigan) I made musical history Wednesday, July 24, 2019, by giving the first concert in the Lober home.  I made music for our dear friends Randy and Mary Lober.  They were pleased, and Mary kindly took the picture that … Continue reading

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TUBA SOLO

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FUNERAL MARCH OF A MARIONETTE

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