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The Sensuous Strings (Part Three)

Close Encounters with Genius

Whether you are a dedicated amateur (like me), or a trained professional musician, at some point you have wished to stand upon the shoulders of a giant.  There was someone you knew (or knew of) who played in a way you wished you could play.  Their playing was part of what drove you to practice Continue reading

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The Sensuous Strings (Part One)

Meeting a New Love

There’s nothing more sensually satisfying to play than acoustic instruments.  You may enjoy ones that make lots of noise, like drums and other percussion.  You might want the ones that allow for long, stroking movements, the family of bowed strings.  You may prefer oral play, and there are horns and wind instruments for that.  I like one I can hold close, Continue reading

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