What I learned From The Gypsies About Playing Music

For years I’ve been deeply interested in the music from the Balkan region of southeastern Europe. I’ve traveled to Bulgaria, Greece, Macedonia, Romania and other countries  primarily to listen to the folk music there. Early on I discovered the music of the Roma, or as they are more commonly known, the Gypsies. They are ubiquitous […]

Juilliard Music Students Talk About The Alexander Technique

One of my greatest satisfactions in life is being able to help musicians with the Alexander Technique. If you’re a musician, the Technique is useful for everything from teaching you how to avoid injuries and play with less pain and strain, to helping you hear and respond more effectively to the music around you, to […]