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Undreamt dreams can happen

Vladimir Hachinski London, Ontario, Canada   Jason Stanford, orchestrator (left), Vladimir Hachinski, composer (center), Norbert Pfafflmeyer, conductor (right) Photo courtesy of Mark Hallett My love of music began on a toy piano. In Caripito, Venezuela where I grew up, immigrant families visited each other often. I particularly liked it when we visited one Russian family, […]