Matt Linenbroker is an official CAPA blogger for spring 2015, sharing his story in weekly posts on CAPA World. A journalism and English major at the University of Missouri - School of Journalism, he is studying abroad in London this semester.
In his post below, Matt writes about attending a concert in London and how it compares to his experience of live music back in the States.
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When I was in the fourth grade, I began taking french horn lessons. I did not realize it then, but, looking back, I now recognize it as the triumphant beginning of my great musical inability.
Honestly, I’m surprised that I lasted a whole year with the french horn. By fifth grade, I had come to the conclusion that I simply wasn’t musically gifted.
About a week ago, my friend Sarah walked into my flat in London while I was singing in the shower. She said for a few seconds she was legitimately concerned that a cat was being strangled in the bathroom.Continue Reading →