Tag Archives: Chopin

How does your garden grow?

How about a little joy? We have had such a long, bitter winter. But there are sugar snap peas and carrots coming up slowly in the backyard. Our front yard is full of tiny maple trees, outnumbering blades of grass, … Continue reading

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While you were away

Kate loves the Chopin Ballade in G, Op. 23. She raved about it when she was first assigned it and never complained about learning it even though it’s not at all easy. She has been playing it for several months … Continue reading

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Another Saturday musically disappeared

We spent most of the afternoon and evening at Eastman yesterday. Kate had a piano jury for which she played scales, the Chopin etude below, a Bach prelude and fugue, Barber’s Pas de Deux, and a movement from a Beethoven … Continue reading

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