I was first introduced to “Feldeinsamkeit” or “Field Solitude” by Johannes Brahms by the first accompanist I performed with on recital, Kristian Banatzianou. Years ago, he sent me an mp3 of the accompaniment that he had recorded. He was living in Cleveland at the time and I remember writing him and saying, “Thanks! I can […]
As promised, here are my Week 1 results! For me, this was a week of learning new music and revisiting some music I’d like to keep up in my voice. Happy Practicing! 🙂 For those wondering what in the world this is about, the post about the 6 week challenge is here.
I’ve returned to Florida after a successful trip to Wisconsin. On Thursday night, I was thrilled to get to finally premiere Christy Talbott’s collection of songs billed as “The Engaging Singer: a collection of fun pieces for the developing performer.” The vast majority of the songs are humorous. Even the more serious seeming pieces have […]