You and the Horn and the Music

You and the Horn and the Music

A Love Affair to Remember I was late for school on that day in 5th grade when we picked instruments to play, and the only one left to rent was the coolest thing I’d ever seen. Even without hearing its beautiful tones, I was fascinated. I took that oddly shaped...
Don’t Think, Just Play

Don’t Think, Just Play

A Blogging Toddler First things first! Please Join me in singing Happy Birthday to the Leenhorn Studios’ website. When this website launched two years ago, a new baby blogger was born. Today, this blogging toddler grows slowly with steady practice and is...
What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

Lavender Rose The alter ego has often been used to escape from a person’s personality or identity for many reasons throughout history. Whether you are hiding from someone or hiding from yourself, an excellent first step is a new name. A new name can feel like...
Brass Players Singing in Italian

Brass Players Singing in Italian

The Morning Moose Gets A Wake-Up Call Ten years ago, if you told me that someday I’d play the tuba, I’d have doubted you, but most mornings, I start the day warming up with a few jazzy licks on my tuba. Playing the tuba has been great for my horn playing, and living...