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This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Music

Both Sides Now – A Canadian Classic by Joni Mitchell

By |November 13th, 2014|

Both Sides Now is a Canadian classic, written and performed by Canadian musician, singer songwriter and painter, Joni Mitchell.
Joni began her professional career performing in small Saskatchewan nightclubs in the early 60s, later moving to Toronto where she became popular, and then on […]

Music and Language, Communication and Survival

By |October 24th, 2014|

I often write about the connection between music and language skills. I believe that music plays a huge role in  how we develop our communication skills. I have noticed that very  few of my accent students have ever studied music which seems to indicate […]

The Power of Music – The Landfill Harmonic Orchestra

By |October 14th, 2014|

I have written a number of posts in my blog about the power of music. Music and song  can help us learn to speak a language more clearly, use  native-like rhythm and learn how a culture expresses itself. While this video is not about […]

A Case of You – written and sung by Joni Mitchell 

By |September 4th, 2014|

A Case of You by Canada’s Joni Mitchell is one of my most favourite songs, especially this version which see sings with her older, more mature voice. The reference to drinking “a case of you” refers to drinking a case of beer – which […]

Using music to improve English

By |September 14th, 2012|

A while back (Summer 2011) I wrote a few articles entitled MUSIC & ACCENT (part 1 bit.ly/RQhrRf and part 2 bit.ly/RS3D33.) In those postings, I related music with the musical elements of accent – in particular the shared elements of stress, pitch, volume, phrasing […]