Tag Archive: Piano

Apr 09

Elisions Video – from my Senior Concert

All the pieces from my Senior Concert are available to stream via YouTube.  You can watch the entire concert or just a piece here – http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL2C42706E274F0890 or just hit play here:

Jan 22

Musical Elision

On March 6th, conductor Hans Grim and sixty plus talented friends and family will present choral works of Whitacre, Lauridsen, Elgar and more. The concert will also feature a jazz combo and solo piano performing works by Adam Guettel, William Joel and David Yazbek. The concert will take place at 7:30 in Texas Wesleyan University’s …

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Aug 01

Welcome Home

It’s been a very busy summer and my son Max had just arrived back in town from camp with his cousins. My mom brought him to church in the middle of the service and he came down front to where I was at the piano. He gave me a big hug and I invited him …

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Mar 22

A Guide to Preparing Music for an Accompanist

Here are some quick tips on how I like to have music presented to me for work or performance. There are several ways to prepare your music, but this is what I find most helpful to a good rehearsal and performance.

Jan 09

Big Bend Inspired Piano Improv

The Sunday after my trip to Big Bend – I was playing in church (as I do every Sunday) and I had to improvise something to cover the time for communion.  This is a recording of that improvisation. I’m not saying the whole 6 minutes is riveting – it’s not, but there are parts of it I actually …

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Dec 02

Weatherford Jazz Band Fall Concert – Audio

Click the link above to listen to or download mp3’s from the Weatherford College Jazz Band’s Fall 2010 concert.

Nov 22

Starting a Private Studio

Beginning in January 2011 – I will open a private piano studio in my home. I have been a professional pianist for 20 years and bring a wealth of experience to my teaching.

I like to tailor lessons to each student and find a teaching method that grabs their attention. This past year I taught an overflowing piano studio at All Saints’ Episcopal School and I have decided to go ahead and offer lessons to the Aledo community.

Mar 11

First Evangelical Free Church of Boone hosting free concert

“The First Evangelical Free Church of Boone, 1407 Kate Shelley Drive, will be hosting a free concert on Sunday, March 14, at 4 p.m. in its multi-purpose room.

The concert will feature musical performances by Jonathan Fiske Hill and Hans Grim, including popular Broadway tunes.”