• The Power of a Lullaby

    Growing Up With Music Growing up, music was important to my family. My siblings and I were forced into piano lessons, which we took for a varying number of years. But we also independently chose violin, guitar, clarinet, flute, and harp. Not that any of us claim any proficiency anymore. But, before we even began lessons with these various instruments, sometimes learning two of them at a time, we had our mother singing to us every single night. None of us remember, but our mom has always told us that she used to sing us to sleep every night when we were very young. We lovingly joke with her that…