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The Arts in Atlanta – A Northern City in the South

The Arts in Atlanta – A Northern City in the South

The arts in Atlanta is one of the true perks of living in this city.  Most southern cities suffer from a lack of venues, opportunities, and good music and art.  Atlanta is more like a northern city to me, and today, I’m going to explore […]

Podcast Tutorial and Experience – Part Deux

Podcast Tutorial and Experience – Part Deux

I said I would be returning here to do another tutorial on podcasting once I got mine uploaded and running.  Well, yesterday I got my acceptance email from Apple saying my podcast would now be available at iTunes.  Yes!  I am new to the podcast […]

Performance Catastrophes – Just Deal With It

Performance Catastrophes – Just Deal With It

During a performance, all manner of different things can happen that might derail your show. Dealing with them professionally and casually with an absolute minimum of disruption to the concert is critically important. Strings break. Mics fail. Bows lose hair. Lights go out. Bugs bite. […]

The Georgia Symphony Orchestra

The Georgia Symphony Orchestra

**Update 6/7/2016 – We have a winner!** Today I’m going to talk about the Georgia Symphony Orchestra or the GSO.  I’ve played in this group for the last year and for a volunteer ensemble (with several professionals scattered about), we play at a very high […]

Podcasting and Tips from a Newbie

Podcasting and Tips from a Newbie

Greetings all.  The topic of my blog here is normally performance-based, meaning I talk a lot about where and how I perform as well as some instructional posts for students and those learning how to play an instrument.  Unfortunately, it is now summer in Georgia […]