Just Piano

It was the last day in the last week and month of what had become a long,…


This is Us

Yesterday should have been our spring studio recital. We should have been…


Heckling

It was the week before the studio recital last November. Joey and Brendon have…


Annoyed

While there are so many things about online piano lessons that are a challenge,…


The Shelter At Home Studio. Week Two: 5 Fun Facts

Two weeks ago, I had never heard of Zoom. I had never done FaceTime with…


Real

In the summer of 2003, we moved from Boston to Albuquerque, both a…


Another Day, Another Practice

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


Livin' the Dream

Recently I overheard two people greeting one another in the grocery store.…


The Snails

Felix likes snails. A lot. Felix is my eight-year-old nephew, who lives in San…


Pie and Poems

Recently a student missed a lesson without notice. They had forgotten, I found…