SINGING LESSONS FOR THE SOUL

I truly believe that if you’re a songbird, you need to sing. It doesn’t really matter whether you choose singing as a career or a hobby. I feel that the act singing itself is like therapy for the soul. Songbirds … Continue reading

SINGING FOR TELEVISION

I was contacted this year by American Idol to submit contestants to them for their upcoming show. It was a wonderful opportunity for some of the people who studied with me to be able to get in front of the … Continue reading

Music is a Lifelong Friend

Last night I was working with such a variety of students in different stages of development and aspirations. But it occured to me that each of these students had a need to have music as a part of their lives. … Continue reading

PERFORMANCE RECOGNITION!

If you perform for family and friends, they will always think you are great.  If you are a big fish in a little pond, try not to lose site of where you fit in a bigger pond.  I have recently … Continue reading

It’s the Music!

I believe if you have music in your soul, there is no escape.  It’s a need that has a force of it’s own.  There is no point in wasting time trying to deny it, just accept it and enjoy the … Continue reading

CONCERT SELLOUT!

Well, the last time I wrote on my blog was when I was taking a day of rest!  I was so busy after that getting ready for the concert that I didn’t have time to blog! Bottom line is we … Continue reading

Concert Countdown – a Day of Rest!

I took a day of rest from the Concert on Sunday to enjoy Mother’s Day.  It’s important to give yourself a break when you’re working very hard.  Sometimes you just need to refresh yourself and your creative energy.  It’s okay to … Continue reading

Concert Countdown – CDs to Sell

One of the important things is to make a concert profitable for you.  Keep in mind, if you don’t make a profit from your concert, it is called a “hobby”.  Selling your CD’s at the concert is important to the bottom … Continue reading

Press Releases!

I wrote press releases for the 6/20 concert and got them out first to all the Metropolitan Atlanta magazines.  Most magazines are monthly and the time to send your materials for them is the end of a month and the beginning … Continue reading

Concert Countdown – Logistics!

I met with the stage manager last night to talk about the logistics of the 6/20 concert!  There are so many things to coordinate when you have a number of artists in the same show.  We have five artists in … Continue reading