Nora Meets Maestro Tim Ribchester

June 1, 2015

A special bond exists between conductor and soloist, even when one of them happens to be a human being, as is Maestro Tim Ribchester. Tim is also a pianist and a vocal coach. And while he and I have yet to perform together, he is a fan of yours truly and of CATcerto, the piece […]

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Nora’s Trip to the Vet…

May 28, 2015

This is Queen Village Animal Hospital on Bainbridge Street n Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. I’ve been coming here since I was a kitten. I don’t like coming here, even though the people here are wonderful and kind. I just don’t like traveling. So, this morning when I came downstairs to the piano studio and saw my carrier […]

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Nora’s Twin? And She Lives In Pennsylvania, Too.

February 1, 2015

Sometimes I receive emails from fans and friends who tell me the cat they share a home with looks just like me. Well, who wouldn’t want to look like Nora The Piano Cat, right? And occasionally the photos they send really do look like me. Like yesterday, when I received the photo of Sugar, who […]

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One of my cat trees…

January 15, 2015

While it is true that piano benches make wonderful lounging areas, when not playing, of course, I do have a few favorite places I like to relax. One of my cat trees is pictured below. Burnell made it for me by attaching staggered shelves to a large piece of furniture, in this case a mirrored […]

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Brazilian Journalist Comes To Call…

December 19, 2014

I love visitors. I love meeting new people. I love their surprised wide-eyed looks when I play that first note. And of course I love the inevitable applause and the subsequent posing for photos. So you can imagine I had a great time today meeting Brazilian journalist, Roberto Kaz, and his wife, Audrey. Audrey is […]

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A Christmas Card from Valhalla Cats

December 4, 2014

I love getting email and snail mail from friends and fans. The holiday card pictured above was delivered by the mail carrier today from the guys at Valhalla Cats. They are the creators of the soon-to-be-released video game, The Purring Quest. I’m sure you’ve heard or read me chatting/blogging about it the last few months. Well, […]

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Nora Calendars for 2015

November 26, 2014

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Hamper Hiding with Nora…

October 30, 2014

Around here, B & B call this Hamper Hiding, and no one does it better than yours truly. Actually, I’m the only one of seven cats who does it. It’s my snuggy winter home, a definite retreat from sibling rivalry, and a quiet place for relaxation and reflection. It’s my Bodhi tree. Photo credit: Burnell Yow!

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Nora Holding Court Wherever She Wants

September 30, 2014

When you are the diva of piano-playing cats, you may hold court wherever you please. And it often pleases me to do so at the bottom of the stairs on the second floor, which also happens to be my piano studio. From this vantage point I can monitor any of my siblings as they venture […]

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Valhalla Cats Video Game Teaser

September 28, 2014

Believe it or not, I am one of the famous cats revealed in a soon-to-be-released video game from Valhalla Cats. Here’s a teaser.

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