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All I Really Need to Know, I Learned from a Chopin Nocturne

I grew up in a small conservative town in Pennsylvania. As a budding piano player, my entire focus was on the great hymns of the faith, playing in church every Sunday. The first time I had ever memorized a piece of classical music was in preparation for my college entrance auditions. With this small bit […]

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