Category Archives: Personal

Music for Purchase

One of my summer goals has been to share some of the music I have been arranging and transcribing over the years.   I hope to now make available digitally that sheet music via  At the top of the … Continue reading

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Everything is BIGGER in Texas

This leads me to think just about everything is bigger here in Texas. The bed height of this pick-up truck was taller than the roof line of the Ford Explorer next to it!

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Hanging with family in the hill country

This weekend my parents joined us from Philadelphia, PA and we went out for some famous Texas BBQ at the Salt Lick in Driftwood,TX.  Mmmmm…. the food is amazing!

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Back from ISB- Summer in Full Swing

Hi all!  It’s hard to believe that I’ve been back from the ISB Convention for over a week now.  It seems as though summer is now in full swing and I’m busy trying to piece together my summer schedule.  While … Continue reading

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Sunday’s performance with Harp Ensemble

After a performance with St. John’s Boy’s choir in Bass Concert Hall Sunday afternoon, I had the opportunity to join the ladies of the UT Harp Ensemble in Bates Recital Hall later that evening.  This was the closing number on … Continue reading

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Back to blogging

Back to blogging after a long stint of non-blogging over the past several months.  Two weeks ago I was suffering through the DMA comprehensive exams and last week I needed to recover, now I’m ready to get back in the … Continue reading

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The path to being a teacher

This week as I am preparing for my DMA comprehensive exams I was reminded of a message a friend sent to me about 2 years ago in an email.  This brilliant individual was playing around with the latin word “ut” … Continue reading

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