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McGovern Music Studio at Uptown Bill’s

We have a new tradition among my grade 7 and up musicians to have our annual performance at Uptown Bill’s instead of the concert hall. This concert took place on Saturday, March 29, 2014.

All photos are by the multi-talented Brandi Janssen.

March 29 McGovern Music Studio at Uptown Bill's Annie and I playing Christopher Twigg‘s ‘The Forgotten Chateau’ arranged by Kevin Burke and Cal Scott.

DSC_0011Maia playing ‘Brilliancy Medley’ (brilliantly, I must add).

DSC_0010Fenna and Joe presenting Alastair Fraser‘s ‘Stirling Castle’ set. Fenna also beautifully danced a slip jig (‘The Butterfly’) and a reel (‘Fergal O’Gara’s’). Fenna’s dance teacher is Tréa Champagne,  the director of Champagne Academy of Irish Dance.

DSC_0008David, Madilyn, and I playing ‘Old Joe Clark’.

DSC_0005David and I playing ‘Whiskey Before Breakfast’ and ‘Off to California’.

DSC_0003Norbert and Liza playing ‘The Golden Anniversary Waltz’.

DSC_0004Beth and I playing Edgar Meyer‘s arrangement of ‘Star of the County Down’.

What a fun day and a marvelous venue!! I’m such a lucky teacher. A million thanks again to Brandi for the fantastic photos.

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