Category Archives: Albumleaves

“The Shepheardes Calender — June”

In this installment, Colin isn’t feeling too summery after Rosalind’s rejection and despite Hobbinol’s entreaties. Albumleaf 135: June 10, 2018 (Bologna)    

“Piano dolce”

Give this one the miss if you can’t handle C-major scales. Albumleaf 134: June 2, 2018 (Bologna)  

“Liszt Gets in My Head”

I like Liszt–especially the B-minor sonata.  But when tunes get stuck in your head? Not so much. Albumleaf 133: May 26, 2018 (Bologna)  

“The Shepheardes Calender — Maye”

Say you’re a tender little goat in a poem by Edmund Spenser, and a stranger comes knocking at your door asking for charity.  Do you open? Albumleaf 132: May 15, 2018 (Bologna)  


Didn’t set out to write one this week, but I got sick of looking at a computer screen. Albumleaf 131: May 4, 2018 (Bologna)  

“Leaf in the Wind”

Fast and pretty. Enjoy! Albumleaf 130: April 27, 2018 (Bologna)  

“Slow Mozart”

Stick with it: the title doesn’t give it all away. Albumleaf 129: April 19, 2018 (Bologna)  


Run for cover. Albumleaf 128: April 12, 2018 (Bologna)  

Beethoven: Sonata op. 110. I. Moderato cantabile

Since most Beethoven is served overcooked, I thought I’d offer some raw. I wish I could take back a few moments, but I think it’s in good shape. (I’m dipping my toes back into performing in the coming months.) In any case, I haven’t posted any rep in years, and doing so was always part […]

“New Monticello”

New recording of the “old” Monticello thrown in for good measure. Albumleaf 127: March 21-22, 2018 (Bologna) I. Prelude — Albumleaf 127a: March 22   II. “New Monticello” — Albumleaf 127b: March 21   Here’s a new recording of the “old” Monticello (Albumleaf 16: June 8, 2010)