Israel Houghton Concert and Military Funeral

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Israel Houghton Concert This week was an extremely busy week. I taught my full student load and also worked three rehearsals, four performances and a funeral into the schedule. Three of those performances were Israel Houghton concerts at Lakewood Church. … Continued

Jazz Master Class and Cabaret for the Cure

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I began writing my reflection post early, on Saturday night because I had some down time between a rehearsal and performance. The following is what I wrote while I was waiting. I normally write these reflection blogs on Monday or … Continued

Judging Texas All-State Jazz Trumpets

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Texas All-State Jazz Judge Saturday was my first time judging at the All-State level. The auditions were held here, locally in the Houston area, and I was invited to sit on one of the panels. My secondary objective when I … Continued

Franky Valli Gig – Texas Brass Rehearsal

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Texas Brass Rehearsal I started the week off with a rehearsal with the Texas Brass. We are preparing for a recital on the 20th of this month where we will be performing the Sounds of the South show from the … Continued