I was honored to be included in this story about the gender bias in jazz and how the Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice is working to empower women and put female narratives back into the history of jazz. Thank you to WBUR and Amelia Mason for sharing this important story! Hear and read […]
I am honored to be included in the cover story for the February issue of DownBeat, which covers a critical conversation about gender inequality in jazz. Read it here.
This year has been amazing, challenging, and rewarding.
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Greetings! I hope you all enjoyed the long Labor Day weekend. I have been hard at work these past couple weeks trying to improve my web presence. That being said, I’m now on Instagram and Twitter! I also started a monthly newsletter in addition to my blog. The September issue is out. See you on […]
I am excited to offer some free lesson resources through the Noteflight Learn Lesson Resources Database! Here are the lessons I have made available so far: Active Tone in Jazz Improvisation – Lesson 1Active Tone in Jazz Improvisation – Lesson 2Active Tone in Jazz Improvisation – Lesson 3Tritone Resolution in Major Keys
I am excited to announce that I am selling my compositions and arrangements on Noteflight Marketplace, a new platform for buying and selling adaptable scores! You can view my scores from my Seller Profile or my new Store Page on this website.
As the saying goes, time flies when you’re having fun. This school year has been nothing short of remarkable. Some highlights include leading a recital, starting my job as a Core Music Tutor, and continuing to do great work with Women in Jazz Collective. I am really thankful for the people I collaborated with, the […]
I had an incredible time at my recital last week! The program consisted on two original compositions and four arrangements (my own versions of songs written by someone else). You can listen to the recital on my SoundCloud playlist and check out some photos.
Charlie Parker is one of my favorite saxophonists to transcribe. To me, he balances the use of technical prowess and lyrical melodic conception to the highest degree. His solo on K.C. Blues captivated me because of its incredible soulfulness and flurries of technical mastery. Here is my transcription of his solo. For more transcriptions, visit […]