Le Colibri | Postcards from France

The hummingbird can acquire unique sounds that reflect its vocal peers and may communicate with other birds. How fitting. A vocal Bird communicating about vocal learning birds who communicate with other vocal birds. You’re welcome. 🙂

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Ties and Slurs and Jobs

I’m not not talking about clothing accessories and inebriated speech…just yet. When reading them little black and white dots on top of all them lines, aka music notation, it’s really easy for beginners to confuse ties with slurs.  Both are graceful arcs between notes. The actual shape of the lines can be identical.  The purpose is…

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My Christmas with Cantus

This is the weird and wonderful story of how my one and only Christmas with Cantus led me to meet tenors David Walton and Aaron Humble who are joining forces with me for my upcoming “A Three Tenors Christmas” at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres.   plug: Tuesday, December 22 at 8:15 P.M. (dinner seating at 6:15) get…

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