Something that Adi has been learning for a while now but I always felt she didn’t have a chance to showcase or channel it in the right way.

Last week, she auditioned for school jazz band and made it to the junior band as a jazz pionist. Sounds jazzy yeah!!

When I was about to claim for a part of this milstone, my loving family, the father and daughter duo grounded me. What? what did you do? I practied hard and Appa dropped, waited, picked me up from the class every week. What do you claim for?

Well that’s true baby but it was Amma who sow the seed. I found this current amazing teacher living 15 mins away, worked with him to finalize a slot, was in touch with him to arrange/rearrange class timings, get feedback. I was playing my best from back stage baby. For those who have watched the tamil movie “Devar magan” – Vedhai naan pottadhu kanamma..

Whatever in her tone!!! I reminded her that this is just the beginning to a new journey. Wishing the best to the little girl. She was overwhelmed not when she got to know that she has been selected but when her Amma told she can buy anything ANYTHING that she wants. She had questions like “Does it have to be something to eat? Does it have to be from this shop? Does it have to be bought today? I said you can buy anything, anyday but I want you to tag it to this milestone so that you will have it in memory forever. That it what I am doing now. Writing a post for posterity sake.

She settled with this



10 thoughts on “Piano

  1. Wow. Super Adi! Semma! 🙂 (Aana, adhu enna gift nu purila!) Ammu’s been asking about Adi every day. She’s already planning bake sales and lemonade stands with Adi akka! 🙂 🙂

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