2017 Fall Student Piano Concert, Pastimes for a Lifetime

Music Scene :: 2017 Fall Student Piano Concert

On Sunday, November 12, 2017, at Hollywood Pianos, Burbank, proud piano teacher Linda Wehrli hosted her annual Fall Student Piano Concert….

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Classical Underground Performers

Music Scene :: Classical Underground 10th Season Opening

October 13, 2017 Blog, Piano 5 Comments

I first learned about the eclectic Music and Art Series, Classical Underground from a longtime former art student. I also had the…

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Artisan Cheese Gallery Student Piano Gig, , Pastimes for a Lifetime

Music Scene :: Artisan Cheese Gallery Student Gig

September 24, 2017 Blog, Piano 4 Comments

On Sunday, September 24, 2017 from 4:30-6PM, patrons of the Artisan Cheese Gallery, Studio City paired their delicious wine and cheese…

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Artisan Cheese Gallery

Music Scene :: Artisan Cheese Gallery Gig

On Friday, July 28, 2017 from 7-9PM, patrons of the Artisan Cheese Gallery, Studio City paired their delicious wine and cheese…

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Pastimes. blog

3 Ways to Promote Your Music Online

We were delighted to have content manager and freelance writer, Sally Perkins reach out to us about featuring her blog on…

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Benjamin Krasner

Music Scene :: Pianist Benjamin Krasner

As a subscriber, I look forward to receiving concert notices from Classical Encounters. To be honest, I’ve been attending Master Classes…

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2017 June Student Piano Concert Group

Music Scene :: June 2017 Student Piano Concert

June 27, 2017 Blog, Featured, Piano 5 Comments

On Sunday, June 4, 2017 at the beautiful Unitarian Universalist Church of Studio City, proud piano teacher Linda Wehrli of Pastimes for a…

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Morten Lauridsen

Music Scene :: Lux Aeterna 20th Anniversary

June 18, 2017 Blog, Featured, Piano 0 Comments

My dear friend and longtime chamber music partner, celllist Caroline C. treated me to tickets to the 20th Anniversary of Morten…

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Alessandro Vena

Interview :: Pianist Alessandro Vena

Back in July 2014, I had the pleasure of interviewing pianist Alessandro Vena about the release of his fifth recording for…

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Federico Mompou

Music History 101 • Federico Mompou

If I were asked to name off famous pianists and composers, I would list classics like Mozart, Chopin, Bach, etc. After asking…

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