Category Archives: music

Claricello in Concert

(South Bend, Indiana) My amazing clarinet teacher, Jason Gresl, and his equally amazing wife, cellist Lara Turner, performed a Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something . . .Blues! concert Sunday as part of the Muses’ Workshop series at the Jewish Federal … Continue reading

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Happiness is the Howard

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Hot Winter Music

(Berrien Springs, Michigan) We were privileged to attend two amazing winter concerts at the Howard Performing Arts Center this weekend:  first a Winter Concert on Saturday night featuring guest alto sax soloist Phil Barham with both the Southwestern Michigan College … Continue reading

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The Gift of Music

(New Buffalo, Michigan) My friend and fellow musician/music-lover John Victor Greenwich passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2016.  John was 61, and for more than 18 years, he sang with the choirs at Saint Mary of the Lake in New … Continue reading

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More About Bandura

(Berrien Springs, Michigan) I was remiss a few posts back in not explaining that the bandura(s) played by Bandura Ensemble Char-Zillia at Andrews University on December 3, 2016 is Ukraine’s national instrument.  According to the excellent program notes written by Guest … Continue reading

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Ukrainian Christmas Carols

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Last Chance Texaco

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