I’m planning on writing a mission statement as to what this site is really all about. I haven’t quite figured it all out yet. I know, though, that one of the most important things to me is this: figuring out who this community of pianists in Milwaukee is. Having lived in several towns, I know Milwaukee and its artists are truly special. I’m hoping that JJPlays helps to pull that community ever closer. To all my pianist friends out there, I love you!
Get To Know Bill!As I am updating this site, I am getting to know some of the pianists better. I love that. It’s an amazing community of talent. I am grateful to be a part of it. Bill Bravener has been on this list since the beginning. His name and phone number were on a list of pianists that my wife had in the back of her daytimer. It’s this list that was the precursor to the Milwaukee Pianists Page. Yet, I never knew who Bill was! I am delighted that that has been remedied. After years of just having Bill’s phone number up there, I finally have his email, a short bio and a headshot. Now we can all