Wait, why do I make music?

In working with musicians on their promotional materials—especially their bios—I’ve found there’s an essential question that they need to ask themselves: Why do you I make music? What’s key is being able to answer this seemingly simple without...

Musicians, Madlibs, & Metaphors

Last month I had a blast working with 15 musicians in the four ensembles that participated in Carnegie Hall’s first ever Audience Engagement Institute, designed by the fab Deanna Kennett, Education Manager of the Ensemble Connect program. In the workshop session...