September 16, 2019

Healing Sound

Flipping through old blogposts, I realise that I haven’t shared any practical teaching moments in a while.  I am sitting in one of my satellite offices […]
September 9, 2019

Blessed Solitude

It’s no secret that one of my biggest calls in life is to create and hold space for people to gather around music.  There are lots […]
September 4, 2019

Celebrate the Small Stuff

I had every intention of publishing a blogpost as per usual on Monday despite the holiday.  I went hiking in Kananaskis instead.  Sometimes you just have […]
August 26, 2019

Top of the World Songs

hummingBird had the privilege last week of playing at Sulphur Mountain’s Sunset Festival in Banff.  It definitely ranks up there on the list of mind-blowing venues. […]
August 19, 2019

Community Choirs Take Over The World

What follows is a re-post from totalchoirresources.com – a support network for choir types based in the UK.  If it pricks you into thinking of adding […]
August 12, 2019

Hear Ye Hear Ye!

We’re in the middle of Festival Season and it’s been great listening to live music under a blue sky.  Some folk are heading to music camps […]
August 5, 2019

Making It Up On The Fly

I am so proud of the participants in my summer vocal improv course.  From entering a room a month ago with NO IDEA what they were […]
July 29, 2019

Celebrating Local at Folk Fest

I’m writing this from my beautiful deck, looking out to Ha Ling Peak and I’m stunned again by the privilege of living in this place.  At […]
July 22, 2019

To market, to market

The farmer’s market in Canmore, makes me relaxed and rejuvenated. At the market I run into a number of people I know, and everyone is so […]