Let’s roll!

20 October, 2012
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All it needs is a nice polishing, and at least it’ll look good. HA. I love this instrument, actually. A Strad copy built in 1968 by Roth (so I come down on the German side of the whole German vs. Italian …

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Penultimate wedding stuff

19 October, 2012
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Appointments in Vermilion, Mansfield and points elsewhere — check. Practicing done, fingerings marked, order determined — check. Dress bought — yikes. Extra set of violin strings, just in case — oy. Wedding programs folded — nope. I see I’m not …

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On yer mark…

18 October, 2012
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…git set… WEDDING WEEKEND. The frenzy begins (for the Thriller, anyway) today to get ready for Simone’s wedding, which happens 48 hours hence. Family is in from Texas, excitement mounts, hanging details are snipped, and in between teaching and practicing …

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That there’s some funny crap

17 October, 2012
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Doesn’t matter what your political predilection, these are some pretty imaginative memes from the debate last night, where Mitt Romney now-famously said: And – and so we – we took a concerted effort to go out and find women who had …

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