Category Archives: musings

A little pre-exam cheer…

It is that time of year…I keep reminding my students as they go into recitals and exams to trust their preparation and to remember that playing the piano is something that they love to do! (See this great post on the … Continue reading

Posted in musings | Leave a comment

Musings on the passage of time

Happy New Year everyone! The last months of 2011 were tough in the Miss Luba household, and while all sorts of musings have been bouncing around in my mind, the time to put pen to paper (or whatever we say … Continue reading

Posted in musings | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Who Made All This Up?

As we were working on scales the other day, (talking about the patterns of whole steps and half steps, intervallic relationships, the circle of 5ths and other such musical wonders…) my student asked one of those classic deep questions: “Who … Continue reading

Posted in musings | Leave a comment

In My Other Life…

  Why hello there, world-wide-web. It sure has been a while. I would love to say that I am off lounging about and relaxing in the summer sunshine. In fact, I am right here—home in freezing and raining San Francisco.  … Continue reading

Posted in musings | Tagged | Leave a comment