Feature story: Serious about song
Original post made on Nov 8, 2007
In a time when many Americans can't be bothered to learn five words in a foreign language, it's nice to meet kids who know the difference between classical and vernacular Latin. Photos by Marjan Sadoughi/Palo Alto Online.
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on Nov 8, 2007 at 12:39 pm
Cantabile and Elena Sharkova: highly recommended -- to join their program or be a member of their audience!
on Nov 8, 2007 at 8:32 pm
What kind of introduction is that?
"In a time when many Americans can't be bothered to learn five words in a foreign language..."
Being derisive and insulting to people in the first line is not a very effective way to get people to read your piece.
By the way, I am a trilingual American...And, MOST kids "learn 5 words in a foreign language" across this nation in order to graduate from high school. Didn't you?
on Nov 12, 2007 at 7:22 pm
Great article! Cantabile is a hidden gem on the Peninsula. This group is truly dedicated to excellence in musicality and repertoire. Check them out!