Contents

  1. It All Started with a Music Teacher
  2. Piano Tuning School and the Vendome Fire
  3. Alfred Nash Patterson, Choral Conductor
  4. Flying Pianos
  5. The Finest Piano Tuner
  6. Steinert Hall – A Lost Boston Landmark
  7. The Story of Gladys Troupin and George Gershwin
  8. Meeting Aaron Copland
  9. Christmas at Pops with Arthur Fiedler
  10. The American Bicentennial Celebration
  11. Mom Sings at Tanglewood
  12. Stravinsky’s Oedipus Rex
  13. Seiji Ozawa
  14. Luciano Pavarotti and Magda Olivero Perform Together
  15. Singing in the Mahler Second Symphony at Carnegie Hall
  16. Steinway, Steinert, Hume, and Hamlet
  17. Amahl and the Night Visitors
  18. An Evening With The San Jose Symphony
  19. Tuning for The Mentalist TV Program
  20. Walt Disney’s Piano
  21. Snow White’s Piano
  22. My Best Day Tuning
  23. The Legendary Hal Holbrook
  24. A Night with the Vancouver Symphony
  25. Peter Nero Plays “Gershwin in Hollywood”
  26. Sometimes Things Get Complicated
  27. A Gift from Mom
  28. Maury
  29. Mason & Hamlin in the Golden Age of Pianos
  30. Moving Forward
  31. Getting Paid to Have Fun
  32. Work Hard, Play Splendidly
  33. You Never Know
  34. A History of the Piano Tuning Trade
  35. Tuning for Performances in Southern California
  36. Piano Dance