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April 17, 2019

I think it is long overdue that this issue is talked about publicly, so I am putting it all on the table. I hope that this post will spark conversation that will eventually enact some much-needed change in the current curriculum within music programs at colleges, unive...

March 13, 2019

It's about that time of year

where seniors everywhere are checking their mailboxes obsessively for college acceptance letters.

Which means the exciting (but also very confusing) decision of where to go becomes top of mind. 

Deciding where you are going to spend the next f...

February 20, 2019

BEING STRATEGIC ABOUT YOUR ONLINE PRESENCE CAN BE EXTREMELY IMPACTFUL ON YOUR CAREER.

Whether you are trying to become a successful soloist, run a professional chamber group, or become the most sought-after private teacher in your area, I want to share some of the strat...

February 13, 2019

As a musician, teaching is something we will all do at some point.

But whether you have one student or fifty students, there is ONE thing you need if you want to run an efficient studio.

As a private music teacher, it is important to have solid protection...

February 6, 2019

It's no secret that the training to become a Classical Musician is rigorous.

And it is also no secret that this process has more than a few unhealthy side effects.

(See: performance related injuries, crippling self-doubt, and perfectionism)

The more I talk to other Classi...

January 16, 2019

Maybe you are about to enter college, maybe you are already in college, or maybe you are a teacher trying to guide your students through this process. Wherever you may be on that spectrum, one thing is for sure: Having someone who has already been there, done that to t...

October 23, 2018

Have you ever wondered what the secrets are to taking beautiful photos? If I'm being really honest here...it's actually super easy! If you you understand the basic principles of photography like lighting and composition, you're already most of the way there!

But want to...

August 21, 2018

It's that time of year again, y'all.....back to school!

Growing up, my favorite time of year was always back to school shopping. To me, it just doesn't get much better than a beautiful new binder with well-labeled tabs, the crisp pages of a brand new notebook, and a new...

July 15, 2018

I recently received a great question from @shelbyflute about ways to prepare to enter into a college music performance program, and I thought it would be the perfect subject for a post! I remember wondering the same thing going in as a freshman, so I'm here to share al...

April 24, 2018

This past weekend, Jolene and I drove to Houston for the Houston Flute Festival and left feeling so inspired! For me, the highlight was observing the final round for the Byron Hester Competition. Y'all, I learned SO. MUCH. from this experience. It was really interestin...

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