Episode 62: What To Do If You Don’t Have A Bass Player For Jazz Band

A Bass Player and Percussionist are absolutely essential to making a jazz band or combo sound good. You can make almost any combination of instruments work. There are good percussionists almost everywhere, but what do you do if you don’t have a bass player?


In this podcast I share several strategies for obtaining a decent bass player.

Episode 61: Get Organized and Save TIME

Would you believe me if I told you my work area is clean and clutter free? What if I told you it was easy (it’s not)?

Putting in some time on the front end to get your work area organized can save you precious time later, giving you more time to devote to what you really love…teaching music.

Episode 60: Proper Eating and Fitness for Band Directors

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If you’re like me, you have often struggled with eating properly while teaching.

About 10 years ago, I weighed 30 pounds more than I do right now. Did the two packages of M&Ms every day have anything to do with it?

In this episode, I share tips that helped me maintain my weight, which enables me to be a better band teacher. Also check out the MyFitnessPal app (it’s free) and for some healthy recipes, check out www.tasteofdivine.com.