I take a deep breath and run through the musical piece in my head once more; I feed off the vibe of the audience. They want to feel a sense of pleasure if only for a moment. I zone everything out and begin to play the notes with emotion and zeal.
Every weekend at my Thai temple I practice playing my Thai instrument, called the Jakae, which I perform at various venues. At the age of eight, I started playing this instrument at my mother’s insistence, and yet, as I grew older, my love…Continue
Posted on January 30, 2011 at 12:05am