Take The Class

Liz Sumner Goals, Learning, Life Dreams, Music Leave a Comment

I first heard about the master class called FabriJazz as an announcement at a concert last summer. I had just had the fabulous opportunity to sing with a large jazz orchestra and was high on the experience. The announced class was to take place at the end of August and there was still time to enroll. I remember thinking, “A …

How High The Moon

Liz Sumner Boldness, Courage, Fear, Life Dreams, Music 2 Comments

My week-long jazz masterclass begins tomorrow. I’ve been looking forward to it for a year and I’m over the moon. I’m not entirely sure what to expect. I know that there are jam sessions in local cafes every night. I intend to make the most of any and all performing opportunities but that means I’ll likely be away from home …

Let It Be: Anniversary of a Moment

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This weekend is the anniversary of one of my favorite experiences so I thought I’d share the story. We have lived in Pergola, our small medieval town in Marche, for five years, spending as much time as our tourist visa would allow. Two years ago was our first experience of the Festa del Vino, a three-day party that takes over …