Tag Archives: grand piano

The Back Room

It was a small war-time house with white wood siding and red trim. A few metres away sat a garage. The door was nearly falling off the hinges, barely protecting the navy blue VW bug inside. In June mature lilac … Continue reading

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Those funky looking pianos

My long-time friend and now piano teacher Tim Spicer came across some wild-looking pianos. Here, in a guest post, are some of his favourites and his thoughts on the whole thing: So the world is often changing. It is inevitable, … Continue reading

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Baby grand. Melancholy blues.

“…only songs like these played in minor keys keep those memories holding on” Billy Joel and Ray Charles. This makes me smile. And ache.

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