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There Is No Finishing Feb 05, 2021

Ms. Fretboard is known around the house for many things – her rhinestone eyeglasses, her mad pancake-making skills, but also her flawless...

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Two Free Workshops This Weekend Jan 27, 2021

Ms. Fretboard was pretty crushed by the defeat of her beloved Packers this past weekend. At times like these, not even the fact that she shares her...

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The Uptown Up Jan 22, 2021

In his book The Ode Less Traveled, British actor Stephen Fry makes the case for learning all those words like "trochee," "spondee" and...

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Music Theory From Zero To Sixty Jan 16, 2021

My hair is not ignited, and
No crisis is at hand
The world will keep on spinning round
Regardless of your plans

But if you were considering
the...

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"Chad – You're Trending!" Jan 15, 2021

The Dauphin has been lurking about the living room this evening. He's deep into volume four of a five-novel dystopia involving ghosts in a...

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Theory For Beginners And Others Jan 14, 2021

Registration for my Music Theory workshop has been brisk, lo these past twenty-four hours, but the question I've heard most has been "Is this...

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Music Theory Workshop (Moustache Optional) Jan 13, 2021

By the time I was thirteen or fourteen, I would have gone practically anywhere to learn about music if it involved my electric guitar....

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"Blues-Jazz Festival, Really..." Jan 08, 2021

It's no secret I need to up my game in the communications department. Part of the problem is logistical – messages come in through a couple...

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