View Post

Exercises for Flutists

Recently I was asked to write an article for Flutist Quarterly, the quarterly publication of the National Flute Association. There are a LOT of beneficial exercises for flutists, but I picked 2 stretches and 2 strengthening exercises I felt were the most beneficial, with no equipment, for the general population of flute players. These may be more difficult for some, …

Do You Follow Me On Pinterest?

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

Music Strong at University of Chattanooga

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 …

Gordeli Flute Concerto and Panama City Pops

This past May 5th I had the privelege of stepping out from among the orchestra to be accompanied by them.  At the National Flute Association Convention in Charlotte this past year, I heard Christina Jennings play this at the gala concert and said “I have to play that”.  Alas, I also REALLY wanted to play the Larry Singer piccolo concerto …

Music Strong is Moving to Nashville

Yes, you heard me correctly.  The Lord has really opened up a lot of great opportunities for Music Strong in the Music City and come early to mid August I will be moving to Nashville.  I will be teaching flute lessons in several area schools and have plans to really promote the mission of Music Strong – empowering musicians to …

Panama City Beach Boot Camp 81% OFF!

One of the products of Music Strong is the Panama City Beach Boot Camp.  I decided that it was a shame to not have any boot camp classes in a non-gym-membership type setting available.  I checked into it and sure enough while we do have the world’s most beautiful beaches, there were no boot camp classes being offered!  And thus, …

View Post

Thanks for the Pix PanamaCity.com

A special thanks to PanamaCity.com for all they have done, including taking pictures of a Panama City Beach Boot Camp, allowing us to use them & more. Here are some of the images: