yesterday I wa steaching a fairly young student some unaccompanied Bach and her mother asked me what was the central concept in understanding and performing Bach. Fortunately I had an attack of `buriitis` at that veyr moment and realized the answer was precisely `Look for the elephant walking underneath.` (If you can`t figure that out don`t play bach)
This seemed so profound to me I would like to ask people for moments in their lives which centered around looking for the elephant walking underneath. Possibly along the lines of `You know you need to look for the elephant walking underneath when....`
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