Bumping into music

You may be aware of the legendary story that Joshua Bell, the great violin player, performed incognito in the NYC subway. I wish I had been there, rushing to catch a subway then suddenly stumbling onto Bell’s outstanding performance. This […]


Mozart was a pop star

Listening to, and playing jazz brings me closest to an experience that I would describe as “Divine.” However, jazz has become a bad word in many circles, as it often becomes merely a technical exercise. I moved to Los Angeles […]