Wait a minute! Don't run away! This is going to be painless. Or almost painless.
I was initially going to write something in honor of St. Patrick's Day, but suddenly realized that I'm not Irish.
Then I was going to write an ode to welcome spring.....but I saw that the local weather forecast is predicting a frost (yes, a frost) for the first day of spring.
So, what's left?
I resorted to digging through my old YouTube videos and resurrecting a few musical selections for your
These are two old rehearsal tapes, recorded in my Texas music studio. I simply propped a camcorder up on a bookcase above the piano and hoped for the best. I was out of practice and way past my California prime, so don't expect anything spectacular.
Some of my long-time readers have already seen these videos. I'm rehashing them for people who haven't seen them.
Make sure your volume is turned DOWN. YouTube tends to go full blast.
Rustle of Spring Op.33 No.3
by Christian Sinding (1856-1941)
Clair de Lune, from the Bergamasque Suite
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)