Collaboration, Rhythm, and Music of Otherlands with Fiddler Casey Driessen

CREATIVE STRINGS PODCAST Exploring intersections between creativity, music education, string playing, DIY music business, and culture Christian Howes · Fiddler Casey Driessen on Collaboration, Rhythm, and Drawing Musical Language from Otherlands Now that playing live is safe in some places, people are either celebrating or looking forward to their first in-person jams/gigs in a year. Read more about Collaboration, Rhythm, and Music of Otherlands with Fiddler Casey Driessen[…]

Personal Branding and the Modern Classical Musician with Drew Alexander Forde aka That Viola Kid

CREATIVE STRINGS PODCAST Exploring intersections between creativity, music education, string playing, DIY music business, and culture Christian Howes · Personal Branding and the Modern Classical Musician w/ Drew Alexander Forde (ThatViolaKid) On Today’s Episode… Join us with Guest Speaker Drew Alexander Forde (ThatViolaKid) as we talk about his work as a violist, composer, entreprenuer, and Read more about Personal Branding and the Modern Classical Musician with Drew Alexander Forde aka That Viola Kid[…]

Creative Strings Podcast Ep. 42: Utilizing Music Therapy Techniques in Teaching Strings with Raquel Ravaglioli

CREATIVE STRINGS PODCAST Exploring intersections between creativity, music education, string playing, DIY music business, and culture Christian Howes · Music Therapy Techniques for Teachers & Performers w/ Raquel Ravaglioli On Today’s Episode… Join us with Guest Speaker Raquel Ravaglioli as we talk about her work on intergrating music therapy techniques into string teaching. Raquel Ravaglioli Read more about Creative Strings Podcast Ep. 42: Utilizing Music Therapy Techniques in Teaching Strings with Raquel Ravaglioli[…]

Financial Survival Guide for Musicians, Freelancers, & Creatives

If you are facing economic uncertainty, follow my tips on How to Sell & Offer your services so you can pivot and survive.   Watch the video, listen to the Podcast episode, or read the article below.   For musicians and music teachers who want to take your business online,  find links to resources at Read more about Financial Survival Guide for Musicians, Freelancers, & Creatives[…]

Andrea Whitt- Classical Violist to Rockstar Influencer | Creative Strings Podcast No. 38

Andrea Whitt:  From Classical Violist to Rockstar Influencer Andrea Whitt is a musician who is living the dream. She tours the world with rock stars, manages her own fashion blog, produces fine art, and plays a variety of instruments in a variety of styles. Given the common wisdom that string players must start by age Read more about Andrea Whitt- Classical Violist to Rockstar Influencer | Creative Strings Podcast No. 38[…]