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Off the Wall Music Teacher, Leah T. Performing at Fremont Abby –

Off the Wall School of Music teacher, Leah T will be performing a very special set at the Fremont Abbey on Thursday, June 28th, 8pm-10:30pm.  She will be making her Abbey debut featuring Steve Ryals on trumpet, clarinet, flute, and saxophone.  This will be a night filled with entirely original music beginning with Heather […]


Oscar Music Week: The Beach Boys Academy Snub and 1970s Seattle Visit

Oscar music week wraps up with a mammoth snub: The Beach Boys biopic, Love & Mercy. OUCH! But, hey, we’ve got rare studio footage of “Good Vibrations” (see if you can pick up on the mistake at 3:00.) We were going to talk about these guys anyway to mark the anniversary of the band’s 1970 concert in Seattle Center.

Oscar Music Brian Wilson Beach Boys Love & Mercy

Vince Guaraldi and Charlie Brown: An Historical Combo

By Eric Andrews, OTW Student Good Grief!  It was 50 years ago! On December 9, 1965, a seminal Christmas tradition was unwittingly created when “A Charlie Brown Christmas” first aired on CBS. Unlike other Christmas classics – such as “It’s a Wonderful Life” and “A Christmas Story” – it was […]