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I Graduated. Now I’m Starting “Bridges” Guitar Book 4

After our guitar ensemble and recital on May 28, my instructor moved me into Bridges Guitar Repertoire and Studies 4–a shiny new blue book in the series. Apparently, I graduated from book 3. In total, Bridges 4 is my 5th … Continue reading

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You Vote: What Was Your Favourite Writing Song of 11-31?

It’s that time again! Your chance to vote for the next set of Today’s Writing Song. If the poll doesn’t work for you, just leave your vote in the comments and it will be counted. If you want to vote … Continue reading

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Day 31: Today’s Writing Song

The ultimate song for all you dreamers and writers! Contains some beautiful space photos as well. DREAM WEAVER — Gary Wright This is the final music post of the May 2017 set of Today’s Writing Song. Songs 1-10 were posted … Continue reading

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Day 30: Today’s Writing Song

Check out the Aurora Borealis (Norther Lights) seen in the Edmonton area last night! (Below.) I Ran (So Far Away) by A Flock of Seagulls has been a long-time favourite. The extended version allows a writer to escape into a … Continue reading

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Guitar Recital 2017

The 2017 classical guitar recital was held during beautiful summer weather on Sunday, May 28 at Jamie Philip’s studio space, just off 124 Street in Edmonton, Alberta. The program The 90-minute classical guitar program consisted of two ensemble groups, solo … Continue reading

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Day 29: Today’s Writing Song

In honour of my guitar ensemble performance yesterday, here is Asturias (Leyenda) by Isaac Albeniz played first on violin by David Garrett, then on classical guitar played by John Williams and Ana Lidovic (whose concert I missed when she was … Continue reading

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Day 27: Today’s Writing Song

Throwback to the 1980s. I love these songs! EYES OF A STRANGER — Payolas Uploaded by Canal de Cziczeko, YouTube There is a video version (below), but the ending of the vocals is cut off, along with the great drum … Continue reading

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Day 26: Today’s Writing Song

WHO WANTS TO LIVE FOREVER? (Queen) — Breaking Benjamin

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Day 25: Today’s Writing Song

INTO THE WEST (Lord of the Rings) — Annie Lennox

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Day 24: Today’s Writing Song

Can I stay alive forever at this writing retreat? FOREVER — Breaking Benjamin

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