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This is my story, this is my song

Jul 16, 2017

The Rochester Storytellers Project
Credit Olivia Lopez

Once upon a time, my lips nearly melted off my face.

Thanks to Julie Philipp, the Democrat and Chronicle's senior engagement editor, I had the chance to tell a story from my personal life as part of a collection of true, first-person tales centered on the role music can play in defining who we are and how we express ourselves. Click here for "My Brief and Spectacular One-Day Career as an Adult Bassoonist."  

Watch stories from music therapist Phil Marshall, songwriter Hannah Weidner, rockabilly artist Trevor Lake, D & C editor and Gospel singer Cynthia Benjamin, and singer/songwriter Angelo Rose here.