Thursday, January 21, 2010

Caleb's Composition Wins Best in Region!

Caleb went to an award ceremony this week to receive an award for his musical composition he created last October.

He won out of his division for his school, and then went on to win out of his age division for the region.

Here he is with his composition and his medal:

He even got to meet the mayor!
Here is a picture of him with the mayor and his daddy:

Here he is accepting his award with the other winners in musical composition:

Next his composition goes onto the state level.
Congratulations and good luck!

Sunday, January 17, 2010

A New Song, but Not the Real Deal

Caleb really likes this song, but it isn't quite the real thing.
This is Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1.
The real Piano Concerto No. 1 is pretty intense with orchestra and major playing, but anyway, this one isn't so bad, and Caleb likes it a lot.

We shall see if he gets to play it in a recital if not just for fun.

Saturday, January 9, 2010

Caleb's Piano Solo at Church

Caleb was lucky to be asked to play a piano solo at church during Christmas. He played the song Still, Still, Still. Everyone thought he did really well. We couldn't record it in church, but here is a video of him practicing: