Friday, September 25, 2009

Learning a Joni Mitchell piece by ear

The song is beautiful, murky water
and I have to fish around
blindly, patiently, until my ear
brushes the piano line...

then I reach in deeper, grabbing
at slippery, wriggling notes
with my clumsy fingers.

2 comments:

Dorkmaster Flek said...

You're actually really good at picking out the piano parts by ear. :)

Shannon Teresa said...

you would sooooooooo suit playing the piano!