A few years back E.K.M. wrote a funny essay about a musical adventure that provided him with a phrase which he still uses, a decade later, when he finally gets past a bumpy stretch in his life. The Perfect Sentence to Describe a Feeling is a short essay commissioned by Minnesota Public Radio back in 2014, but you can read it now, for free (no strings attached), on MPR’s YourClassical.org site. There are other short essays by E.K.M. on the site if you search for them (everything there is free). To enjoy The Perfect Sentence to Describe a Feeling -- click here (A new page will open.) If you like it you can use the social media links at the bottom of the essay page to share it (you can also Highlight and Copy the URL below and Paste it into an email to send to your friends)!
YourClassical.org from American Public Media, is a site dedicated to the calming effect of classical music. Click on what interests you to start the music! There’s a collection of curated streams, unique programs and relevant features which promote calm and focus. Whether you’re relaxing after work, lulling your baby to sleep, or powering through a tough day, YourClassical is there for you, with music for all of life’s moments. Also available for Mobile devices.
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