Miller Piano Specialists 2017 Award Show

The 2017 Miller Piano Specialists Award Show was a fun time!  It was a night to celebrate those artists locally who have accomplished much in terms of their talents and abilities.  Although, I did not win Musical Composer of the Year, it was quite an honor as I mentioned last month just to be nominated. … Continue Reading…

Cory Makes it to Final Round for 2017 Musical Composer of the Year!

I have to say that it was quite the honor to make it to the final round for Miller Piano Specialist’s 2017 Award Show for Musical Composer of the Year.  It definitely will be a lot of fun on October 26 at 7:30pm CST to find out who the winners are for each of the… Continue Reading…

3 Questions of Digital Keyboards & Pianos

These Fan Corner Questions come from Vicki here in Nashville TN. Questions:  Do you play digital AND “old-style” acoustic pianos?  And do you prefer one over the other?  How do they differ for you in composing and performing? To answer Vicki’s first question, I do play both. I grew up playing a Wurlitzer upright piano back home in NY…. Continue Reading…

Cory Featured In Mystery Novel!

One of my favorite past times that I’ve enjoyed through the years is reading books.  It’s fun getting caught up in a great book.  Especially when the author puts you right there amongst all the action.  With May being “Get Caught Reading a Book Month,” I thought I would briefly mention how neat it was to be… Continue Reading…

Interview with Cory Lavine, January 2017

By Kathy Parsons mainlypiano.com I was introduced to the music of Cory Lavine in the fall of 2015 when he sent me his debut album, Out of the Blue for review. I enjoyed the album very much and Cory went on to win the Best New Artist Award from EnlightenedPianoRadio.com. Last year, I had the… Continue Reading…