clarinet lifelong learning

Band Geek for Life

A band geek for life. Yes, that’s me. I was 11 years old when I picked up the clarinet for the first time. I joined the school band and officially became a band geek. Eventually, I played in all kinds of bands: concert, jazz, Dixieland, symphonies, musicals and church choirs. It was a blast! And everything they say about “band camp” is true.

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Being More Vibrant

I am obsessed with the movie The Greatest Showman. I like musicals in general but I fell instantly in love with this movie from the opening scene. The colours of the costumes…the toe-tapping music…the roller-coaster of emotions…the positive message…all wrapped into one of the most vibrant movies I have seen in a long time.

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Your Course’s Essence

Congratulations! You are creating a course but have you thought of what its essence is?
Yes, a course has an essence. Merriam-Webster defines it as “the basic nature of a thing: the quality or qualities that make a thing what it is.” A course’s essence is that basic purpose – the reason you are offering it – which makes…

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