Play Your Best Under Pressure

Learn how to beat performance anxiety and perform your very best on stage. This...


Why You Should Screen Your Students

A new article for freelance teachers on the Teach Well blog: After teaching...


Interview for UW School of Music

Brenda Banks, my graduate school advisor at the University of Washington,...


One Year Anniversary!

This week marks the one year anniversary of the Creative Music Blog! I want to...


Find Your Calling

I'm fascinated with how artists reconcile creating art with earning a living....


Extraordinary Insight for Aspiring Musicians

Seth Godin writes and speaks about art and business in the post-industrial...


Behind the Scenes - January 2016

I never intended for this blog to be a personal journal, but friends and readers...


How Musicians Thrive in the New Economy

This is a guest blog article I wrote for Colorado Conservatory for the Jazz...


The Story Behind the Blog

Several folks have asked me why I started the Creative Music Blog. Here's the...