May 20, 2019

The Music Connection   

The first Guitar Mama Showcase group began almost five years ago now.  It grew out of a need for a group of friends to get together, […]
May 13, 2019

The International Language – Hallelujah

I just got back from a trip to Cuba with 62 members of our local community music association.  The ages ranged from 15 years old to […]
May 6, 2019

If Video Killed the Radio Star, Then….

When I worked at the preschool a while back, there was this little guy – four years old with a sweet sweet face like a Raphael […]
April 29, 2019

Sound Community

Yesterday was the Valley Winds Music Association’s 25th Anniversary concert at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity.  From one man’s dream 25 years ago to […]
April 22, 2019


One of the great things about playing together is to learn from each other; to see how other players do things and to be forced to […]
April 15, 2019

The Writing Life

Writing in all its forms can be a therapy – a calming, grounding activity that can serve to focus thoughts, cleanse emotions, give perspectives.  Words in […]