Oh – if you’re not reading this blog in an RSS reader, you might notice a new box on the right hand side marked falling down. This is a new tumblelog that Guan and I have started as somewhere to stick all those quotes, interesting links and totally random things we stumble across as we trawl the internets, that might not warrant an actual post on either of our main blogs. For those interested in procrastination (Ms Gill, I’m looking at you), it might prove handy!
When your section is away and you realise you’ve forgotten how to play 5/8 when you’re the only instrument playing I find it’s best just to hide under the timpani.
Latest in a series: pets of my students
Holding paws with a purring cat in the sun on the carpet is pretty wonderful.
Look, it’s got instruments, but practise rooms are rarely good places to be in when you’re feeling down (from memory the ones at high school were worse). It’s like you’re being punished for learning music.
When your piano student has the cutest dog ever who is super excited when you come over and hopes you don’t know she’s not meant to lick people.