Welcome to Music Monday, where I share a little music with you. My plan is to post a link to some of my music or someone else's on the second and fourth Mondays of the month. It could be any type of music from art (classical) to up-and-coming musicians and colleagues, to mainstream pop. After all, it is part of music appreciation and musical growth! Enjoy!
This week, it's a video of a piece I composed and performed for Ghostbird Theatre Company's 2017 24 Hour Challenge (and you can read a little about the prompt and more on the challenge here). The piece is called " 24 Hours Without A Sail...it isn't safe." I've posted a little bit about it on social media (such as Instagram). It was a really cool experience (slightly terrifying, but good terrifying!). When I signed up to participate in the challenge, I was not expecting to win; I thought it would be a good networking opportunity. Well, I was awarded the prize for best musical performance!
Have you ever entered a challenge like this? It was a great challenge and a great opportunity to do something a little more "out there" than I usually do.
P.S. Check out the Music Monday archives here.
Barbara Fischer runs Fischarper, LLC and loves her job as a harpist and private music educator. She enjoys blogging about various aspects of the music field on fischarper.com/blog. For more music resources, check out the Fischarper Teachers Pay Teachers Store and Making Harp Lessons Exciting For Young Children, written by Bambi Fischer (Barbara’s mom!) and revised and edited by Barbara. You can connect with Barbara all over the interwebs on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and YouTube.
Welcome to the blog! I'm Barbara, and I work as a freelance harpist and private music educator. You can read my bio here. On the blog, you can find posts about various aspects of this career path, especially teaching and crafty stuff. Thank you for stopping by! I'd love to hear from you in the comments or on social media. And don't forget to subscribe to the email list for updates!
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