Fearless and Therefore Powerful

Fearless and Therefore Powerful

Fearless and Powerful Facing Our Fears on Friday the 13th Hello and Happy Friday the 13th to all of the faithful readers of the studio blog. It is fitting that this Friday the 13th I am writing the 13th blog in my blogosphere about the subject of FEAR. If you are...
Your Inner Musician 2:  Electric Boogaloo

Your Inner Musician 2: Electric Boogaloo

Peaceful Focus Peaceful Focus To play music we use our body, our mind, and our emotions. In part one we explored the human experience, the three brains, and the trillions of cells sending and receiving information in our body. When your inner musician is trusted with...
Your Inner Musician

Your Inner Musician

Trust You Inner Musician Looking for an Edge? Competition in the music world starts early. Chair auditions in middle school lead to honor band and choir and the next thing you know you’re singing in costume on a reality tv show. We search for the secret...
Find the Focus, Let Go, and Flow

Find the Focus, Let Go, and Flow

One of the first things I ask music students is what they play or do other than music. Here in Saint Louis, baseball, hockey, and soccer are popular answers. I also meet swimmers, golfers, bowlers, tennis, basketball, football, lacrosse, and pool players, some...
The Quest for a Lesson with Yoda

The Quest for a Lesson with Yoda

Long ago in a galaxy far far away…. I was in a theater in New Orleans, back in 1977, watching the original Star Wars movie. In a wonderful twist of time and space adventures my daughter, Jubilee, was able to experience new Star Wars movies as a kid as well. In 2017...