Tagged With: cello student

#Water, and Bach’s Air

September 30, 2015

Heart and mind, heart and mind. I was teaching a transcribed Bach Air to one of my cello students today and was brought to tears, once again, by the beauty of that music.  Such a dance between air and sea, earth and sky, leaf and root. I’d forgotten what day it was, actually, until my […]

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Drop the veil

January 21, 2014

I just need to write this here, shout it out on whatever broadcast range I have – it’s SUCH good news. At age ten Larisa Yurkiw told me her goal was to compete for Canada at the winter Olympics.  Against incredible odds she has just qualified to do exactly that – 2014 in Russia.  I […]

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