Playing with Arlington Houston

Friday, September 29th, 2006 by

I played at the Downtown restaurant with Arlington Houston tonight. This was the first straight ahead jazz gig that I’ve had since I started practicing so much more. I didn’t know most of the tunes, but thanks to my sight reading ability, and to the fact that I listened...→ Read More

I met Mary J. Blige!

Saturday, September 23rd, 2006 by

I met Mary J. Blige! I had an extremely exhausting week. The days following Labor Day were really tough. I drove to LA and back within 48 hours, and returned home to my usually grueling teaching, rehearsing and performing schedule. I never gave myself the time to fully recuperate...→ Read More