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March 2002
"Women Pianists as Composers"

Several women listed in this site had important careers as composers. In this month's article you will find them listed in several important sites on the internet, as well as discover why Jeanne Louise Farrenc is an outstanding example of the multi-talented woman.

February 2002
"African-American Women Concert Pianists"

Short biographies of Natalie Hinderas, Hazel Harrison and Philippa Schuyler, along with other names and resources.

December 2001
"More About 'Performing in 'The Zone'"

A continuation of November's subject with a quote from Stewart Gordon.

November 2001
"Performing in 'The Zone'"

Quotes from Fischer, Rachmaninoff and Laredo describe an illusive phenomena

October 2001
"The Mature Performer"

Examples from the lives of Dame Myra Hess and Rosina Lhevinne.

September 2001
"The Ins and Outs of Groves"

A look at the women added and cut from this year's Groves and Bakers

August 2001
"Getting Thru Life's Trials"

Julia Gorenman, Idil Biret and Ruth Laredo reveal the difficult times in their lives.

July 2001
"Professional Interchange in the Developing Artist"

Is the need for artistic interaction greater for women than for men? What role does it play in maintaining a performing career past one's thirties? Thoughts based on a quote from Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel.