CD Live Piano Music

April 21st 1986 ….just 2 days after giving birth to my son, Horowitz was making his historic return to Russia. This exquisite piece by Scarlatti was on the programme and has since been embedded in my soul. This is from last night’s concert, recorded live in my living room with 18 lovely friends and a […]

One Thing affects Another

One thing affects another  Over the last couple of years I have made a friend. It all started when I stopped on a narrow stretch of pavement to help extract a nail from the shoe of a very cross man. I was on my usual way home from town, he was going in the opposite […]

Teen Stomp …approach with care

How do you meet a teenager?. A teenager with fire and drive in her belly and a very good stomp. 14 years of ideas and opinions and thirst for more.  Once upon a time a long time ago, let’s just say, the fighting spark for survival was deeply wired….  Why would one argue a point? […]

Dancing with Angels

  There are many great musicians of our time who speak with compelling authority about the transformative power of music.  They know something from their profound studies and awful gifts.  It is reassuring because I know that I’m not entirely bonkers and neither am I alone. It is like dwelling with the Gods. Another reality […]

Freda and Deep Rest

    Freda 27 Jan 2018 Freda has just returned from 2 days away for a Christmas visit. When I came in today, she was up in her kitchen…. a short flight of stairs connects her hallway to the kitchen-diner. On her way downstairs we paused to consider the space above and to “think” up.  […]

Testimonials

Mutual appreciation.   Bruce Fertman  (director Alexander Alliance International) “with her career in Physiotherapy  and lifetime of experience in art and music, Jenny does what few Alexander Teachers can do. She seamlessly blends science and art, truth and beauty.  ……. Robyn Avalon (director, contemporary Alexander Studies) Jenny infuses her love of life directly into her […]