Category Archives: Music

Isten Eltet

My maternal grandmother always used to say, “Isten Eltet,” and my understanding of it was “God Willing.” As it turns out, it really means “God Almighty” and I still sense that Grandma Bori meant the former. Isten Eltet came to … Continue reading

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The Piano

We had always had it in our heads that the grandchildren should have access to a piano. I was always pleased that MK’s ‘dowry’ was a piano, a Baldwin spinet that her parents had purchased for her when they moved … Continue reading

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More on the Symphony

Chills down the spine, that is the expression that describes our experience at the James Lumber Center of the College of Lake County. I actually think that the cost of $39 is too cheap and I cannot believe I am … Continue reading

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Thoughts of Snow (Patrol) and…

I am not sure what jogged my memory about Snow Patrol. It is an alternative group that I have always liked and for whatever reason I was not following in terms of more current albums. I found out that they … Continue reading

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Au Revoir la Guitare!

I guess you could say that I am a musical wannabe. I guess you could say that my efforts to produce music via an instrument have come to naught. I am a musical production failure. Oh well, you can’t do … Continue reading

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