Suggestions for Playing Mixed Meter

Note: There is a link to a demo of Wednesday’s piano arrangement near the bottom of this post. I posted an arrangement Wednesday with some mixed meter, and I wanted to offer a few thoughts about mixed meter and how to play it. [This post is a bit technical.  If...

The Space Between the Songs

There’s nothing like escaping to a beautiful mountain stream when life is busy.  I recently went fishing early in the morning with my brother.  He was fishing up stream a bit, and I was downstream just taking in the serene setting. It was spectacular.  Mist...
The NYC Subway and How You Play Music

The NYC Subway and How You Play Music

Last year, I visited New York City with our church’s youth group.  I had been to NYC once before, when I was a teen.  This time, I had the responsibility of leading the group. We were using the subway system as our only method of transportation for the week.  To...