February 05, 2016
It’s a new year- welcome to 2016! Lessons are starting back, classes have resumed, and activities are already filling up the calendar. With all the looming homework, projects, activities, and fun things to do, you might be thinking: “Do I really need to continue to make time for my music lessons this year? With […]
April 02, 2015
Parents are the key to succeeding during the six days between lessons.
March 25, 2015
The relationship between a teacher and his/her students is the central component to a private music instructor’s career and the linchpin to success in this profession.
February 11, 2015
Set out that big \”unrealistic\” goal that excites you. If you set the bar low, then that is as far as you will go.
October 13, 2014
The 2 and the 4.
October 08, 2014
The Producer’s New Groove I was in Nashville recording a record with a producer/engineer named Stephen Gause. It was one of the best months I’ve ever had in my life. When we weren’t recording on music row, we were out catching the Wooten brothers play, or Jonathan Brooke playing a free concert on the green. […]
September 22, 2014
…throw yourself into the fire. It can inspire you to get better if you have the right attitude.
March 18, 2014
Sometimes, I am not really sure who the real “student” is…them or me.
February 22, 2014
The biggest trap musicians fall into is forgetting the business side of music.
January 25, 2014
A student signs up for lessons. They initially are fired up, they fizz out, and quit. How many times have you heard this story?