Memory Lane

My photo search opened a Pandora’s Box of memories this afternoon when I came upon these photos from the beginning of my teaching career. I was so very young, a recent graduate of Florida State, newly married, and these photos were from a middle school jazz band concert at the Pasco County Fair. (Yes, I … More Memory Lane

Follow Your Heart

I recently had a student who was on the path toward medical school and a lucrative future, but felt drawn to change his major to music education. He talked with me about his feelings and concerns, knowing he would have to discuss the issue with his parents. Thankfully, they were supportive…so many times that is … More Follow Your Heart