Link – Practice for 15 years – A great post about remembering that it takes time and energy (practice!) to […]

Book Review – Anything You Want

About 2 years ago, a friend of mine recommended that I read Derek Siver’s e-book […]

Miles Reading Anything You Want by Derek Sivers

C Major Bebop Scale – Twisted

One of my favorite time killers when I worked in the music library in college […]

C Major Bebop Scale

Worst Case Scenario

I recently went to jam session for the first time in over a year. In […]

Diminished Love

Subtitled: How I Finally Learned, Really Learned, My Diminished Scales. Diminished scales were always that […]

C minor tetrachord

Book Review – You, Inc.

  For the last 5 years or so summer has meant “summer reading”. Teachers (and […]

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Circles of 5ths, a clock, and a 12-sided Dice

First a little background: I have a little bit of of a RPG background (Role […]

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Tetrachords – the little pieces to a rather large puzzle   A couple of years […]

Major Tetrachord

Link – Dealing with the summer lull

Some great ideas on what to do with your summer downtime (especially being self-employed):

iPad apps for the professional musician

I’ve never really considered myself a techie but somehow in the last year or so […]

Vivid Imagination

All music is played by ear.   This statement is very profound to me. For […]

JEN and Sweet Tea

A few hours ago I returned to Phoenix from the Jazz Education Network (known as […]

End of 2010

It’s hard to believe that another year has gone by. I know that everyone talks […]

Link – administrator-reality-five-months-on

Interesting blog on Teachers and Professional Development. Read the comments too!

Politics suck – give the money to the arts!

Today is election day. Finally. I can’t tell you how relieved I am that it’s […]