Category Archives: Music

Journal to Idol: Part 2

The results are in and Weapons of Mass Percussion did not make the finals.    The whole group did a great job and I was sad to see it come to an end!  We all had a lot of fun, … Continue reading

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Journey to Idol: Part 1

Did you know there is an American Idol style talent competition going on right here in Lake County? Again this year, the Lake County Board of Developmental Disabilities/Deepwood is holding an Idol contest in its adult workshops, Vocational Guidance Center … Continue reading

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The Glee Club sings “Good Time” On Video

I know you’re just sitting today around surfing the web or watching old movies (Lawrence of Arabia here).   For a “Good Time”  click the video below to see a music video produced by Bonnie Hayhurst during the recent Glee … Continue reading

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Kentucky Belle – A Civil War Poem set in Ohio

Today I went to a Civil War themed program at the the James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Mentor, Ohio.   We heard a trio from Hiram College sing songs and read poetry inspired by writings about the Civil … Continue reading

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Oliver! at Rabbit Run Theater

“You’ve got to pick a pocket or two” is still running through my head after seeing Saturday night’s delightful performance of Oliver! at Rabbit Run Theater, in Madison, Ohio.   Oliver!, the musical, is based on the story Oliver Twist … Continue reading

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Music Therapy Camp – fun, fun fun!

I am reposting this because we need your help!  This project is currently in 34th place – it needs to be in the top 10 by July 31 to be funded. Please vote daily.  Re-blog, post to your Facebook, anything … Continue reading

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So long Captain Phil, and thanks

  As fans of Deadliest Catch, we’ve been watching the sad drama of Phil Harris of the F/V Cornelia Marie fade away before our eyes.  we  knew how the story ended and it didn’t make it any easier.   Phil was one … Continue reading

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We introduce Andy to Elvis – with mixed results

We look for the “King” at the Rock Hall Andy went shopping with his Grandma while he was staying with her between Christmas and New Year’s and he came home with an Elvis Presley CD – Elvis: 30 #1 Hits. … Continue reading

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A Very Brassy Christmas – The Heritage Brass Quintet

  We had a chance to see a really great concert Saturday night thanks to our son, Andy.  Despite the snowy weather, we headed out to Lakeland Community College to hear the Heritage Brass Quintet’s annual Christmas concert.  Now, I … Continue reading

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Just what is a “Soul Cake?” If On A Winter’s Night by Sting

Just downloaded the new CD by Sting, If On A Winter’s Night.  It is a very pleasing collection of  winter and Christmas songs, some familiar such as Lo How a Rose ‘Ere Blooming and The Cherry Tree Carol, other songs not so … Continue reading

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