Casual Musician

Blog posts for those that pursue music as a hobby

Pepper Summer Events Slide Show


This summer, Pepper staff participated in over 60 events across the nation.  From Florida to Washington, Texas to North Dakota, and dozens of places in between, Pepper ran sponsored reading sessions, gave new music presentations, and brought together the best …

11 Fun Facts about “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” and The Wizard of Oz


Believe it or not, the 75th anniversary of The Wizard of Oz is upon us.  The ubiquitous classic that immortalized Judy Garland’s face and voice while simultaneously giving children everywhere sky-ape related nightmares had its Hollywood premier on August …