A Thousand Years. How would you describe that song in one word?
My student is a father of four and he is currently learning to master this piano piece. I was demonstrating how to project a contrast between intensity and breathlessness, at the same time maintaining a gentle touch of the fingers and movement of the wrists.
And what better ways to express the idiom;
"As light as a… ?"
Feather. I wrote on top of his score sheet… And then Light, next to it.
This period in my life I am still trying to figure out who I am and what I want. Surviving the “post break-up”; no texts, no calls, no emails - was one of the hardest things I had to go through last year. Not being able to care how he is doing, where he is or who he’s with, and with random people coming up to you, telling you he was with this woman or that woman. It got to a point where it took a lot of therapy, acceptance and rediscovering yourself.
It wasn’t easy but as time goes by, that’s when you know.