Thursday, November 29, 2012

Holiday Stroll

I will be performing at the Franklin Holiday Stroll this evening 
from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Jane's Frames in the center of town!

I will be performing many holiday songs, including this favorite:

As well as a few original holiday songs that I've written, including:


NJ Red Cross Fundraiser

I will be performing tonight at a NJ Red Cross Fundraiser 
starting at 9:00 p.m. at Cole's Tavern in Franklin, MA!

I will be playing this famous NJ song by NJ native Jon Bon Jovi
(Performed here by some Jefferson Teachers back in 2007!):

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Don Gato

This is still one of my favorite songs to share with the students!

It was one of my favorite songs from elementary school!

Winter Wonderland Wednesday!

Wow! What a beautiful morning (if, like me, you like snow!)!

And it's not even officially "winter" yet, either! Imagine!

Tuesday, November 27, 2012


Recorders are coming home this week!

For more info, click on "recorders" above!

Monday, November 26, 2012

Chorus Concerts


Monday, December 10th, 2012

Jefferson 4th and 5th Grade Choruses
will have their concert from 9:00-9:30 a.m.!
Davis Thayer 4th and 5th Grade Choruses
will have their concert from 1:30-2:00 p.m.!

We hope that you will be able to make it!

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Reading Assembly

Yesterday at Davis Thayer Elementary School we began our school day
with a kick-off to our Read Across America reading program!


The kids, staff and I also got to sing a song called "Read."


Monday, November 19, 2012

Forge Park Senior Center

The Jefferson Student Council will making its annual visit
to the Forge Park Senior Center to sing for the seniors!

We will be there this afternoon from 3:30-4:30 p.m.!

Later this evening, I will be singing some original holiday songs 
 on a local TV station's Talent Call USA Christmas Show. If you are 
in the local area of Bellingham or Mendon, MA, you can watch the show 
on Channel 8 Comcast or Channel 47 Verizon. Milford, MA, residents can watch 
on Channel 47 Verizon. If out of the viewing area you can log onto 
on your computer. This show will air LIVE at 7:00 P.M.!If you're looking for something to do,
Check it out! I'll be performing the original song, "Good Christmas" (above) and another original!

Friday, November 16, 2012

Thursday, November 15, 2012


Yesterday, we had a 3rd grade "Musician of the Week" student share his talents
 with a wonderful drum performance to ELP's version of Copland's "Hoedown!"

Here is the song that he played to:

The kids in his class thought they were at a rock concert!

Friday, November 9, 2012

Military Medley

Thank you to all who serve and protect our country!
Here is medley of songs for all five military branches!
Happy Veteran's Day!

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Thankful Thursday!

Thankful Thursday... because I am thankful today (and every day)
for the opportunity to share my love of music with my students!

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Wintery Wednesday

I hope that you are all enjoying this Winter-y Wednesday like I am!

Just be sure to stay safe and warm!

Monday, November 5, 2012

Musical Monday!

I hope that you all have a Musical Monday!

I will with all the music classes, chorus rehearsals and guitar lessons today!

Friday, November 2, 2012

Funky Friday!

Hope you have a Funky Friday and a Wonderful Weekend!

(A Funky Friday as in groovy, not grumpy!)


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