Your Brain and Music

Interesting article came out on CNN’s Health blog yesterday: Music: It’s in your head, changing […]

Finding That Thing You Can’t Do

When I was teaching, I would find the thing that the majority of my students […]

5 Note Pattern Adv

FLF #15

  Welcome to Five Link Friday! Every Friday I share 5 of my favorite links […]

Why You Should Take Summer Music Lessons

There’s just a few more weeks of school left and now’s the time we all […]

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Highland Jazz Festival

Last weekend I did a Doubling Clinic with Mike Crotty at the Highland Jazz Festival. […]

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FLF #9

  Welcome to Five Link Friday – the fun Friday post where I hip you […]

FLF #8

  Welcome to Five Link Friday – the fun Friday post where I hip you […]

FLF #7

  Welcome to Five Link Friday! This is where I post 5 of my favorite […]

FLF #6

  Welcome to Five Link Friday! This is where I post 5 of my favorite […]

JEN Highlights – Favorite Performances

Imagine walking thru the hallways of a hotel conference center and around every corner is […]

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FLF #3

  Welcome to Five Link Friday #3. Enjoy! 1) The 2012 NEA Jazz Masters Awards […]

Five Note Scale Pattern Warm-up

First, a little background… I remember learning how to play piano as a kid (and […]

Five Note Scale Pattern Example in C

FLF #2

  Welcome to Five Link Friday #2. If you missed the first one, you can […]

Doubling Questions

Inspired by this post from my fellow doubler Bret Pimentel What instruments do you play […]

Melodic devices for soloing

“I don’t know what to play” confesses the student when it’s their turn to solo… […]

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