When Mr. Ogden Makes a Promise…

Date: June 22, 2015 Author: Cathy Gibson Categories: News & Events


Earlier this year when Mr. Ogden was teaching our Grade 5 cellists a new technique called Cello Vibrato he compared it to “the same motion as shaking up a can of whipped cream“.


Somehow he was simply not able to leave that description to stand on its own while our good musicians worked on their technique. Getting their attention once more, he then promised “that anyone who [he] identified as having developed a good vibrato technique by the end of the year got to spray [him] with whipped cream.”


Five of our students made the cut! So…



When Mr. Ogden makes a promise – he keeps it!