Category: Music is my Therapy

Happy Labor Day

Happy Labor Day

In 1887, Oregon was the first state to make Labor Day an official holiday.

In 1992, The Bottle Rockets were formed in Festus, Missouri.

In 1894, Congress passed an act making Labor Day a national holiday.

In 1999, The Bottle Rockets released the song Gotta Get Up on their album Brand……


We’re Going To Be Friends (ukulele)

We’re Going To Be Friends (ukulele)

Happy 40th birthday to Jack White.


Happy Independence Day

Happy Independence Day

Holiday Fun Fact: When you Google “firework”, Katy Perry is the top search result.


Happy Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day

 


Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day



Spinning Song

Spinning Song

What do I do for work? Play music.
What do I do for fun? Play music.

Spinning Song was composed by Albert Ellmenreich (1816-1905). Who??? I don’t know… Evidently one-hit wonders are not just a modern phenomenon. Every several years or so I rediscover this piece while searching through my sheet music……