|FORMAT 1: Recital/Lecture
VENUE: Boutique Wine Shops/Tap Rooms/Coffee Houses
PURPOSE:Create and Perform unique shows, lectures and recitals to promote the Benefits of Learning, Playing and Creating Music on the Piano.
DESCRIPTION: Perform various pieces, including improvisation, and project on the Big Screen / Wall to demonstrate or visualize the possible neural impressions in both the Left and Right Hemisphere of the brain as result of performing music with both hands.
Slide show to discuss various studies on the benefits of music, a theoretical analysis of increasing Left-handedness to stimulate the Right Hemisphere, and a quick look at the extraordinary historical/present figures who were/are left-hand dominate.
A lively introduction of the Great Masters of Bach, Mozart and Beethoven to break the misconception that Classical Music is “Boring and Sleepy”.
And a brief story on how playing and creating music on the piano transformed me from a Shy, Anxious and Closed Minded “Drone” into a more Creative, Purposeful and Thoughtful person – in a relatively short period of time.