As a musician I’ve been fortunate enough to have enjoyed several different ways of making music over the years. About a decade ago I started playing the piano for weddings and parties, etc., and kept a diary for the first 100 events. Some were enjoyable and fun, others very stressful and forgettable. This is one… Continue reading Wedding


“I don’t know how you can say that! She practices lots; she’s always at the piano” This was how a mother responded when I dared to suggest that her talented daughter needed to practise more. A ‘practice’ session can so easily turn into a ‘play through all the bits I know already’ session. Enjoyable? Yes.… Continue reading Practicing