A positive look at aging!

While many people look at aging with doom and gloom, I’ve always looked forward to the possibilities aging provides.  Having spent much of my professional career with retirees has informed this process.   They bring a wealth of experiences and often a...
On the beach…

On the beach…

The sound of the waves gently breaking on the beach is a favorite of mine.  Being barefoot in the sand on a sunny day is a joy.  Lots of songs come to mind when I think of the beach including:   “Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay”, Otis Redding “Walking on...

The Power of Music, part 2

For me, music is a part of living a quality life.  I can’t imagine life without music.  Music has shaped and guided my life.  It is the discipline of practicing, of being on time to a group.  It is expressing emotions – both working through my feelings as...

In case you missed it…

In case you missed the CBS 60 minutes report on Gustavo Dudamel, here’s link! http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/05/14/60minutes/main6483731.shtml?tag=contentMain It was great to hear of some efforts to involve our youth in music.  There are many communities...