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48th year of Summer Sonatina International Piano Camp

Summer Sonatina International Piano Camp is embarking on its 48th season. Learn more, here Continue reading

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Piano at Madison’s Brewery

Two nights ago I brought my son down to Madison’s Brewery in downtown Bennington, Vermont, to celebrate yet another college acceptance letter. Despite my son’s unplanned green shirt, I had neglected to remember that it was St. Patrick’s Day. We were escorted … Continue reading

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Blue Skies

An amateur adult online piano student of mine had his scheduled lesson the other day and told me that he was practicing his piece very slowly (so as to get it right) while the plumber was working on some dripping pipes. … Continue reading

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Just do it

I haven’t posted in a long time. I’m guilty of feeling like I have to prove something with every post or that longer posts are more engaging. Rather than worry about content, I’m going to try and post short quips … Continue reading

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I can do this!

Here’s the best-ever visual of a Sonata Piano Camper performing during the March Sonata marathon concert. Carrying a sign like this over her shoulders poked at her great sense of humor and allowed her to play well! Once you’re up on … Continue reading

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Founder, teacher, mentor, mother

A couple of days ago most children, whether young or adult, honored their mothers. It’s a special day that allows us to express what we sometimes don’t do on any given day. I suppose that’s why my own mother prefers … Continue reading

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Article in the Rutland Herald today

I’m proud to share this article that appeared in the Rutland Herald today, April 6, 2015. Our town of Bennington, VT has been hit by a number of difficult headlines that has tarnished the image of its beautiful artsy and … Continue reading

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