The Maturing Flutist

In Corrective Exercise, Fitness, Flute, Travel by musicstrongLeave a Comment

Yesterday Dr. Steve Mitchell and I co-presented at the National Flute Association Convention in Orlando, FL.  Our talk was titled “The Maturing Flutist” and it covered a lot of the issues that concern aging musicians and the elderly populations.  You don’t need to be a flutist to benefit from this, as lots of the things we covered relate to the …

Upcoming performances and events

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Things are really coming along on the website, and we’ve got a few glitches to workout, but until they get fixed, I don’t want you to miss out on where you can find me and what I’m doing! 6/28/2018 Class 9-10 AM “Morning Mobility” Music City Flute Studio Flute Camp, St. John’s Lutheran Church, Donelson, TN. Class geared towards flute …

An Entrepreneur’s “Busy Season”

In Entrepreneurship, Travel by AngelaLeave a Comment

If you’re an entrepreneur, you’re a unique breed. This is where you insert one of those “what people think I do” memes here (please feel free to share your own in the comments) Truth is, unless you’re one of us, you just don’t understand. And that’s ok.  The world takes all types, but what I want to put out there …

Do You Follow Me On Pinterest?

In Boot Camp, Corrective Exercise, Entrepreneurship, Fitness, Flute, Motivation and Success, Nutrition, Pedagogy and Teaching, Personal Life, recipes, Resources, Special Thanks, Travel, Uncategorized, Workshops by AngelaLeave a Comment

Music Strong is on Pinterest!  Come see what we’re pinning for musicians, for health, for fitness and for fun.   [SlideDeck2 id=6105]

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Are you Music Strong?

In Entrepreneurship, Fitness, Flute, Travel, Workshops by AngelaLeave a Comment

Whew! I have been traveling so much, there has been no time for updating, sorry!  This last week I was blessed to have been invited to present at Stephen F. Austin University in Nacadoches, TX.  I gave a flute masterclass, a recital, two Music Strong workshops and a presentation on being a musician in the military.  It was a wonderful …

Music Strong at University of Chattanooga

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Yesterday I had the wonderful privilege of getting to present a 2-hour workshop to the students and faculty at the University of Tennessee in Chattanooga.  Special thanks to Dr. Heather Small for organizing this event.  We had a great turnout and lots of class participation.  It was amazing to see how almost everyone had an ache, a pain, an injury …

Upcoming Middle Tennessee Flute Days

In Flute, Pedagogy and Teaching, Travel, Workshops by AngelaLeave a Comment

There are two excellent opportunities for growth, learning and fun for Middle Tennessee Flutists coming up VERY soon! January 26, 2013 Middle Tennessee State University Flute Festival Website: http://mtsuflute.weebly.com/2013-mtsu-flute-festival2.html Guest Artist: Kate Lukas Guest Artist Biography: KateLukas is Professor of Flute at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. She is a former faculty member of the Guildhall School of …

When You Don’t Know What to Do, Just DO!

In Fitness, Motivation and Success, Travel by AngelaLeave a Comment

Ah…..the wonderful feeling you get from relaxing, taking a break, doing nothing… Which can turn into the feeling of “ugh, I feel awful for doing nothing for so long!” And there are few things more wonderful (to me) the the feeling of working out after a LONG break – remember how the muscles feel to be used, the feeling of …

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Morning Mobility in Las Vegas – A Resource List

In Fitness, Flute, Resources, Travel, Workshops by AngelaLeave a Comment

. Thank you to everyone who came out to my workshop “Morning Mobility” at The National Flute Association convention in Las Vegas!  I had a great time with you and I hope you learned a lot. In case you didn’t get the handout, you can download it by clicking on this link – Morning Mobility. Some of the blog posts …

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Resistance Bands

In Corrective Exercise, Resources, Travel by AngelaLeave a Comment

I have used these from all kinds of things: from my boot camp classes to travel, wrist rehab to band resisted squats, pushups and leg kickbacks, you name it. This is your all-purpose resistance band available in several different resistances.