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Malcolm Williamson (1931-2003)

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A personal tribute to Malcolm Williamson, great friend and musical inspiration, mentor, composition teacher, and ballet educator. Continue reading

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John O’Brien

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John O’Brien is probably the greatest inspiration and teacher I had in my life as a ballet accompanist. This is Dec. 3rd in my dance inspirations advent calendar, in which I celebrate some of the un(der)sung heroes of the dance … Continue reading

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Gillian Cornish

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This is Dec. 2nd in my dance inspirations advent calendar. Opened already: December 1st On January 1st 2006 it will be 20 years to the day that I met Gillian (Gilly) Cornish at the Commonwealth Institute in London, and in … Continue reading Continue reading

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Woytek Lowski (Wojciech Wiesiołowski ) [1939-1995]

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A tribute to Woytek Lowski, inspirational ballet teacher, wonderful person, and a huge influence on me as a pianist for class. Continue reading

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My 2005 advent calendar: dance inspirations

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As a dance musician, hardly a day goes past when I don’t call on the wisdom & inspiration of some of the fantastic people I’ve known & worked with in the last 20 years in the dance world. I’ve been … Continue reading Continue reading

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