happy new Year 2022!

It’s been a long road. 2021 was filled with many surprises. Some were good and some were not so good. My students have pleasantly surprised me by staying devoted to taking lessons. The saga continues with competition pieces, teaching pieces, challenge pieces, new pieces, special song requests, returning students and you name it! I’ll plan […]

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Glissandos…and Coffee

Hi There!  It’s been awhile, but we are slowly reopening our social media.  I just wanted to take a moment to re-introduce myself to you.  If you’re into the idea of growing your music education, we invite you to follow us.  You are invited.  See the link below to a way to connect with me […]

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Music Making & Love

Dear podcast followers: Thank you for your kind attention.  Thank you for downloading and listening to our podcasts.  During this difficult time, we acknowledge that there is nothing fun or funny about our global health crisis.  However, we are striving to lighten the mood just a bit with Music Making & Love suggestions for writing […]

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Improvisation Fun

CMajor agrees that the secret is out!–Everyone can improvise.  That is part of this week’s fun music exercise (FME).  You have one job and that is to find a way to make music-making fun.  Oh, and feel free to use technology to help you out as needed. Improvisation is a natural part of jazz/rock playing…The […]

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