In Memoriam: 2016

New Years Eve always brings with it a bittersweet feeling as we look back and remember those who passed away during 2016. There were so many greats silenced this year, I will not try to list them all, but instead share with you just a few that touched my life in a special way. Glenn Frey died…

5 Tips for Finding a Music Teacher

Another school year is about to begin and I have just put to bed another Shields Competition. We had such a wonderful day of music making last Saturday that it fills me will hope for our future. I can see that there is another generation of music lovers coming along and it is a great…