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Composer Joaquin Rodrigo wrote his music in braille - but what is braille music?

Joaquin Rodrigo was one composer who was blind, but wrote his music in braille, which was later transcribed into printed notation. But what exactly is braille, and specifically braille music ? Braille is a method of reading and writing for people who are blind in which raised dots represent letters of the alphabet. In Braille, each letter is represented by a particular arrangements of dots in a six-dot cell. Braille was developed in the early 1800s by Frenchman Louis Braille who lost his...

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This week host Mary DeFranco hslps us understand the sleeping schedules of cats, how to de-static your cat in the winter, and the pros and cons of declawing.


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Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Larry Lewis about his new role as director of channel sales and strategic partnerships for the Paciello Group, after many years running Flying Blind.  We talk about the importance of accessibility and learn about some of the tools and resources available from the Paciello Group to assist with creating accessible designs.


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