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Little Lilt

This is a charming and very simple little waltz.  There are only four  chords in the left hand, which makes it very easy to concentrate on the right hand melody.     The melody is composed of a series of “drop … Continue reading

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“America the Beautiful”

     In some twenty years of teaching piano, I encountered only two students who refused to learn to read the notes.  The first one was a precociously pretty teenager with perfectly manicured nails which she clicked on the keys like castanets.  She … Continue reading

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