The girls took violin from a student at the University this spring, and played in a recital in April.
This is their teacher. He’s a nice guy, and he did alright teaching them, but we have switched teachers. They learned Suzuki method in Georgia, and this teacher didn’t know Suzuki method at all. He said he did, but it turned out he just used the books.
At the end of the recital, all the students played something together.
I was there in my role as trusty accompanist.
Ben was thrilled to be there to support his sisters. (He calls this his “mean face.”)
He’s actually been putting on concerts of his own lately. I’m not sure if he was inspired by his sisters’ performances or not, but he likes to pull a bunch of chairs into the living room, stand on the couch, and sing along to a CD. It looks like this: