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Performance Goals

In studio performance classes we have a practice called “performance goals.”…


Five Notes

Every morning in Vienna we woke up to the bells of St Stephen’s Cathedral.…


Pay Attention. And take notes.

Once, a dozen years ago, we spent a miserable weekend in the Cotswolds. It was…


The Essentials

Every August of my childhood, my family would take a two-week vacation to…


Christmas Cactus

In front of our house is a huge prickly pear cactus. I planted this monster…


APATT

Today, like every other day, we wake up empty and frightened, Don’t open the…


Tornando al tempo

Before leaving the country in September, I tried to leave behind a trail of…


Another Day, Another Practice

There goes another day, I think as the last student slams the door behind him.…


Travel Lightly

Twenty years later, I still remember this. We had taken an overnight train from…