june 14, 2015 Student Recital hosted by Pastimes for a Lifetime

June 2015 Piano Concert at the M Street Coffee Bar & Gallery

July 3, 2015 Blog, Piano 2 Comments

Piano instructor and Pastimes for a Lifetime founder, Linda Wehrli firmly believes a well rounded piano education includes providing students with…

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15 Preludes • Amazing Piano Compositions by Barry Michael Wehrli

  It is a pleasure and privilege to interview again this accomplished musician, composer, arranger, teacher, publisher, and ….. my husband,…

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John Salmon, Pastimes for a Lifetime Blog

“Add On Bach” • John Salmon on Taking Liberties with J.S. Bach

I first learned of Professor John Salmon of The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, back in June 2014. He emailed…

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Bossa Nova • Music Appreciation 101

Ever since my dad first played his Cal Tjader’s Soul Sauce LP on the hi-fi he built back in the early…

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Interview with Internationally Acclaimed Pianist, Alessandro Vena

After having published my blog interview with renowned pianist, Jura Margulis I was delighted to receive an interview request from internationally…

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Interview with Internationally Acclaimed Concert Pianist, Jura Margulis

At a Classical Encounters home concert last year, I was blown away by the solo piano performances of virtuoso, Jura Margulis….

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Tribute to Morten Lauridsen Concert

It was a pleasure and privilege to attend tonight’s concert, marking the 50th year of collaboration between the Los Angeles Master…

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Dave Brubeck’s Tribute to Piano Teachers

December 25, 2013 Blog, Featured, Piano 0 Comments

As a piano teacher, I spend a good deal of time sourcing unique and eclectic repertoire in addition to the standard…

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Pastimes for a Lifetime’s Pinterest Board Update

November 17, 2013 Art, Blog, Piano, Uncategorized 0 Comments

Who doesn’t love a great image or instructional video that makes their day or solves a problem? That was the idea…

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George Gershwin’s Ragtime Piano Rolls

September 2, 2013 Blog, Piano 0 Comments

George Gershwin is one of the most significant American composers and pianists of the 20th century. His compositions spanned both popular…

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