Archives for June 2016

Quiet Drifts and The Alexander Technique

  Posted on June 25, 2016by jennyquick After a sustained period of intense practice or creativity, the close of a chapter (this time, several weeks of Beethoven) brings a reciprocal quality. Becalmed I’d say. Over the years it has ranged from an uneasy restlessness, to deep grief, a void filled with anxiety, sublime peace and so on…. And […]

Inquiete

Inquiete.. I confess I have been struggling a bit….losing sight of a rare opportunity to experience the joy of playing with an orchestra in favour of worrying about doing a “good (enough ) job” In two days I will have the immense pleasure of being rehearsal pianist for Beethoven’s 5th piano concerto, and I am […]