The Somewhere Project is ramping up! If you haven't yet started writing a song based on "Somewhere" from West Side Story, it's not too late!
If you haven't heard about the project yet, go HERE for a great overview on Carnegie's Somewhere Page, and to see artistic contributions from young people all over the city.
Then, there are lots of ways you can contribute…Continue
So, I've been mulling over this song "Somewhere", from West Side Story. Specifically the opening line: "There's a place for us".
It's made me think--where is MY place? MY home?
And, well, the answer turned out to be more complicated than I thought.
Years ago, I wrote a set of songs based on the town where I was born; Twin Falls, Idaho. I recorded an album based on a sense of this place, which I did not know, but which I felt connected to, because…Continue
I hope your fall is getting underway with pumpkin-spiced items and fuzzy blankets of goodness.
Autumn for me is a time in the city when the energy changes; you can almost sense creativity in the air as the leaves change and projects begin.
And so..it is time for us to begin a project, too!
As some of you may know, this year marks Carnegie Hall's 125th Anniversary, and to celebrate, they are presenting "The…Continue