Loving Life

We are loving life. True, things are super busy these days around our house. Our family calendar is full of concerts, recitals, lessons, rehearsals and all the other things that make a life. But, we still take time to check in with those we love. Checking in means...

Stepping into the new year

The new year has arrived. The files from 2012 are being closed and the 2013 files are in the drawer. We stepped into the new year with a family walk on the beach. Now we are preparing to start our 2013 events. Jordan Enterprise in Music is still in action even though...

Hurdles of September

We have cleared the hurdles of September! Jeff jumped into the 2012-13 school year at Fort Hays State University. Lessons are scheduled. Classes are in full swing (including the grading). Marching band season is rolling. And, Jeff’s fanfare...

Premiere: Overdrive

“Overdrive” a brass and percussion fanfare will be premiered by The University of Texas–Arlington brass under the direction of Dr. Douglas Stotter on September 18, 2012 at the season opening of the Dallas Wind Symphony. This piece was composed by Dr....

Music Lasts a Lifetime Posts

March is “Music in our Schools Month” here in the United States. These posts were written in response to this wonderful theme. It all started with “Music and relationships with your child“. In this posts I share a new four-week FREE resource...

Meet my guests!

Over on Music Sparks, there have been several guest posts in the last month. Come on over and check these out: A Multi-Dimensional Musical Experience Laura Crum looks at our senses other than hearing as they relate to music. And I will always love you….! Laura Crum...

Quick update on Music Sparks

Lots of activity has been happening at Music Sparks including a new logo. Here are some posts from the last couple months you may find informative: Conscious Aging – This post explores several questions including  1) When someone is old; 2) What role does health...