www.BillSchimmel.com - May 2005
Order of the Shield
recipient, Dr. Mark Birnbaum, King of Ragtime says:
See you at the seminars!
Yes, Dr. Mark Birnbaum will be there - on Friday,
August 26th at 7pm - in a new ragtime work: “After Dinner Cuban Cigar”. Mark
actually enjoys an after dinner Cuban cigar every chance he gets - so here's the
opportunity to watch and listen to him literally and virtually smoke.
Mark Birnbaum is a pianist - on an accordion seminar - but his ragtime expertise
and his uncanny historical connection to the accordions' tango parallel universe
- both which simultaneously take place in time