Audition Prep with Me

As I prepare for my master’s auditions this fall, I wanted to give a peek under the curtain of the realities of audition preparation...

Jennifer Jolley

I first became familiar with Jennifer Jolley’s works last spring whilst working on a final project for symphony band that semester.

Failure is an Option

The room was dim, with gray walls and a large whiteboard taking up most of one wall. Four adjudicators sat at a table -- three men, one...

Ilse Weber

Ilse Weber was a multi-talented artist, author, poet, and composer born in what is now the Czech Republic in 1903.

6 Haiku: Life in Iowa City

...reflections and shared conversations between myself & others as we grapple with the reality that is life as a university student...