Alice Herz-Sommer – The Lady in Number 6

A Story about Survival, Love, Passion and Music I hope you have tissues ready. I really do. I found this video a while back and have been watching it repeatedly for the last week. Growing up in Germany, you learn about the war, the concentrations camps, you read books, you discuss, you learn, you visit […]

Beautiful Instruments Play Notes Right to the Heart

This beauty was used to play Ave Maria at the last wedding I was fortunate enough to photograph. A single instrument and wonderful person was all it took to silence a whole church initially. Within a minute most (including myself) had tears in their eyes. Music speaks to the soul, it makes you feel more […]

Have a merry dubstep Christmas..wait what?

So here is the deal. My little one.. Alexis.. is a huge fan of Lindsey Stirling. If you have read all my posts you will know that of course. 🙂 Anyway.. So Lindsey Stirling announced a video competition in December and low and behold.. we didn’t see it until this week. The topic is “How […]

“Music is … A higher revelation than all Wisdom & Philosophy”

“Music is … A higher revelation than all Wisdom & Philosophy” ― Ludwig van Beethoven True words, spoken by a mastermind in classical music. I for one am obsessed with Beethovens 9th! Freude schoener Goetterfunken.. In case you aren’t familiar here is a youtube video for you 🙂 Unfortunately embedding was not allowed for this particular […]

If you could, who would you be?

If anything was possible and I could pick whatever I wanted, reality or fantasy.. I would totally be an elven wizard! Fireballs galore, lots of magic, candles and cool stuff! Let’s not forget the pointy ears.. Live in a realm that has knights, kings and queens, talking trees and battles! Of course there is a […]