The year was 2008, or maybe it was 2009, and I was at the annual Mid-Atlantic Music Teachers Guild’s Spring Festival – a weekend long event that prominently features competitions for music students of all ages from the NJ/NY/PA/CT (and beyond) area, among a few other interesting activities tarifvertrag herunterladen. And by “interesting activities,” of course, I mean, “accordions.”
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I had nothing else on the agenda that night, so after dinner, a coworker and I went to the concert, to see what was up. What was up was too much nerdy musical awesomeness for one room outlook download free full version windows 10. I texted another of our coworkers, one of the guys that works in our store and repairs instruments.
“Do we have an accordions on consignment right now?” (sometimes, this is, in fact, a thing) deutsche schrift herunterladen.
The answer came back.
“Are you drunk?”
“That’s irrelevant! Do we have any accordions or not?”
“No, sorry.” (I think he still thought I was drunk)
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The following Monday morning, I get a text.
“Were you serious about that accordion?”
“Of course, why?”
“Because a guy just came in and gave us one treiber herunterladen kostenlos. Didn’t even want any money for it, just wanted us to make sure it went to a good home.”
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Ladies and gentlemen, this is how the one and only Holly Scandalli came into my life. This is how ALL accordions should enter their players’ lives, in a slightly mysterious and absolutely zany fashion.
The one, the only, Miss Holly Scandalli.