I am grateful for family and friends supporting me this weekend so I can go to New York for time with an old friend. To Carter and Camila for teaching my group class for me. For my students parents who support the idea that middle school aged teachers might be a positive experience for their
The whirlwind of the past few weeks has stopped spinning for a minute and I am a bit incredulous that this concert happened. But it did and it truly was one of my favorite life moments to date. I feel like once the dust settles I will have something more to say.
Union Church of New Haven Mills, VT, built 1851 is one of Vermont’s acoustical architectural treasures and will be open for a rare community service including movements of unaccompanied Bach Suites Partitas and sonatas performed by violinist Emily Sunderman on Sunday, August 26, 2018. Please come! Service starts around 10:00 and parking is anywhere
Bohemian and free-wheeling, the Vermont Suzuki Institute, The GMSI is my favorite Suzuki Institute I have attended thus far. I was charmed by not one but two invites to a potluck dinners, endless picnics on the grass, group classes under the trees, chamber music in welcoming locals homes with lovely pianos, multiple options for
Completely in love with the Jack Quartet‘s rendition of composer George Lewis‘s String Quartet 2.5 “Playing with Seeds” (2017) performed this afternoon at the Brandon, VT Town Hall Theater. 101 new ideas for my teaching practice in about 10 minutes. vibrato and endless left hand finger exercises, so, so so many ideas for bow control,
My son Carter (on t-bone) and I (on violin and flutey thing!) got to play this amazing piece with Bear Irwin on piano, Kai Pasciak, Bass, and Konan Pasciak on Drums! Amazing. So fun. Best first time playing jazz that could ever be! Thank you Bear Irwin and MCMC for a not too bad
Gliere alert! Three opportunities to hear violin-cello duets of Reinhold Gliere (1874-1956) performed by violinist Emily Sunderman and cellist Chelsea Robinson. Sunday, May 20 10:20AM Saint Stephen’s Church, Middlebury, VT Sunday, May 20, 3:50, Middlebury Congregational Church At Project Independence, June 1, 2018 at 4PM.
Summer violin lessons are open summer residents as well as year long students at the Middlebury Community Music Center. Summer lessons scheduling is more flexible than school year lessons as students can opt for lessons when schedules permit. Here is the form to choose dates and times the work for families: https://mcmcsummerlessons.as.me/?calendarID=2158091
Tickets are now on sale for Middlebury Chamber Music Festival Concerts! Arturo Delmoni, violin and Peter Sanders, cello will perform a concert of chamber music on Saturday June 30, 2018 at 7 o’clock at the Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalists Church in Middlebury, VT. Delmoni and Sanders will play a program of duets as well
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A sit-down family dinner has been always been a priority in our family. Mostly, it’s scratch-cooked homemade meals, sometimes it’s cereal or takeout, but sitting down together near the close of the day has been our ritual. If you’ve ever eaten with children, you know that conversations can easily…