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The Joy of Work

“Chopin Etudes”, a grieving widow said to me in a sudden burst of clarity.   I didn’t expect her to think clearly about music for a funeral she hadn’t known a few days earlier she would be planning, but though still … Continue reading

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On Tuesday of this week I attended the funeral of a friend and mentor of mine.  She had picked out the hymns and readings several years ago.  For her family and those who knew her well there were no real … Continue reading

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