|Circle of fifths|
Monday, February 13, 2012
I think it's pretty cool to trade earrings for services or things that you crave. I've sold some earrings, taught some classes, but today I made a TRADE. My friend, Annie is teaching me chords on the piano in exchange for earrings. She thinks she is getting a good deal. Having taken piano lessons as a kid and as an adult it never clicked for me. Annie happens to be a school teacher and she has a knack for getting her point across (sometimes). She gave me a half hour lesson and I gotta say, something clicked. I learned to read music as a kid... something I've know forever... I sing, I play some guitar and uke but tonight, I'm getting how to create a 7th or and a "sus" chord on the PIANO!! Thanks Annie! She also made excellent cheeseburgers for Peter and me. I'm also learning this:
You are never too old to learn. I've wanted to figure this out for YEARS. Now I'm motivated and making some progress.