July, 2018

Leaving for China tomorrow!

Leaving for China tomorrow!

Tomorrow morning, I’ll be leaving for China, arriving in Xi’an, the capital of the Shaanxi Province, on Sunday evening.  I’ll be one of the guest artists at the Xi’an International Music Festival for five days of concerts and master classes.  My recital is Tuesday night, […]

The Importance of Daily Fundamentals

The Importance of Daily Fundamentals

I will begin this blog post about clarinet playing the same way I begin each new day with my instrument—checking in with fundamentals.  There are so many things to be aware of when making music and playing an instrument, far more than humanly possible to […]

Gratitude

Gratitude

I am excited about my new website, and about having the opportunity to blog about music, clarinet playing, and life in general.  For my first official entry, I want to focus on gratitude and how thankful I am for everything that has brought me to […]