this boy…

comes home today all done his junior year he performed his first college recital and just this week, his quintet performed at a local library in celebration of Brahm’s birthday Putting musical accomplishments aside, I have to say that he is so fortunate to have so many amazing, supportive friends at school friendships that I’m sure will continue long after their college days are over.   He…

the spring break…

  that wasn’t he worked hard last week preparing for his solo recital that’s coming up in April memorizing all 25 minutes of a Bach Sonata not an easy task but after hearing it all week, I think I may know it by heart! He did take a few breaks to chill to play computer games with Dad or to go for a quick…

at the tip

  of Cape Ann on the rocky coast of the north shore lies the village of Rockport home to lobstermen and artists a place I’ve been coming to all my life where fishing shacks have been turned into shops and galleries where Winslow Homer once came to paint where they recently built a concert hall around a grand piano and the audience looks out…

that tiny voice

outside my window   My favorite weather is bird-chirping weather.  ~ Terri Guillemets

antsy in the suburbs

                    I’m starting to miss Boston we’ve had a few quick trips in for concerts and the theater but I really miss just wandering around people watching, taking in the sights I’m starting to think about the Red Sox Opening day at Fenway the swans and the swan boats returning to the Public Garden frozen…