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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Casey Baugh

Art Scene :: “Exposed” • Casey Baugh Solo Exhibit

In January 2016, I had one of the most memorable days of my life; I attended a Casey Baugh Charcoal Demo…

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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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Yoga for PIanists

Guest Blog :: Fitness for Pianists

You may not be aware of this, but a major part of Pastimes for a Lifetime‘s piano curriculum provides vital tips…

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2016 DT Burbank Arts Festival

Art Scene :: 2017 Downtown Burbank Arts Festival

April 29 and 30, 2017 marked Pastimes for a Lifetime’s 22nd Annual Outdoor Student Art Showcase. This year we had the honor…

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Mario A. Robinson

Artist Interview :: Mario A. Robinson

It was a privilege to feature one of my favorite master painters, Mario Andres Robinson in our next Artist Interview blog! I…

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Miguel Angel Moya

Art Scene :: Miguel Angel Moya Solo Exhibit • Arcadia Contemporary

I was ecstatic to discover one of my favorite artists, Miguel Angel Moya, was having a solo exhibit at the one…

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2017 Daphne's Desserts Student Art Showcase

Art + Music Scene :: Daphne’s Desserts Student Art Showcase

On Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 7PM, Daphne’s Desserts graciously hosted a gallery opening party for select art students of Linda Wehrli, founder/instructor…

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Mosaic Tile House Entry

Art Scene :: Mosaic Tile House

January 7, 2017 Art, Blog, Uncategorized 2 Comments

Towards the end of a delicious Christmas Day brunch with the family of one of my longtime art students, the hostess…

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Arcadia 12x12in12 Exhibit

Art Scene :: Arcadia Contemporary 12 x 12 in 12

December 20, 2016 Art, Blog, Uncategorized 0 Comments

Exhibiting artists include: Nick Alm, Mary Jane Ansell, Daniel Bilmes, Jana Brike, John Brosio, Rob Browning, Michael Chapman, Alexander Chistov, Shaun…

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