This popped-up – Bolero flashjam

Close exposure to live music, attainable, touchable, reachable, createable by mere mortals (vs the infinitude of canned “perfection” in our pocket) — this is key. From the comments: “I wonder how many tiny people became musicians that day. All it took was hearing Beethoven on a CD in 1993 to send chills up my little … Read more

A Little Girl Gives Coins To A Street Musician And Gets The Best Surprise In Return Comment — “When she is 90 she is gonna tell her grandkids, “when I was a kid you could get a whole orchestra to play Beethoven for a quarter.”   “Ode to Joy” is a poem written by German poet Friedrich Schiller in 1785. It was later set to music by Ludwig van Beethoven … Read more