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Big World

THE STORY OF THE PIANIST ON THE ARCTIC OCEAN

06/24/2016,

Here’s the story of a man, the ocean and a piano… and about the fragility of our planet. I read long ago the book “Novecento” by Alessandro Baricco:  a brilliant theatrical monologue which narrates the story of Danny Boodman “Novecento”. He was abandoned on the transatlantic Viginian soon after his birth and never  got off […]

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Big World, Travel

TRAVEL & MUSIC: PIANO CITY MILANO

05/29/2016,

This year, once again, pianos have invaded houses, yards, stations, roofs, farmsteads, museums, schools, libraries, laboratories and parks in Italy.  Music hasn’t stopped from the sunset to the dawn and from the dawn until the sun sets in a continuous love declaration for the piano, its music and for the city of Milan.   We […]

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Inspiration

STRAUSS FOR KIDS: CLASSICAL MUSIC & CARTOONS

04/29/2016,

  Johann Strauss I is probably one of the most famous Austrian composers. His waltzes are a great place to start when it comes to choosing classical music tracks for kids to listen to. Research has proven that classical music has numerous positive effects on children’s development and health. Also, classical music sets a relaxed […]

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Travel

NEW YORK WITH KIDS: OUR FAVORITE TOY STORES

07/02/2015,

New York is such a fascinating city! We visited NYC when my kids were just 5 and 2 years old and every single day they would ask us if they could visit again their 2 favorite toy stores: FAO Schwarz and the Lego Store at the Rockefeller Center. FAO Schwarz flagship store in New York […]

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