Ideas & More

Tuning the focus inward: violinist Esther Yoo on performers facing their demons in a crisis

COVID-19 hurls the artist into the unknown. June is the time of year where I, like many, look back on everything I have accomplished over the last two quarters and…

Stage Makeup Essentials

I’ve been doing my own stage makeup for as long as I can remember – the routine of sitting down with my makeup and brushes prior to a concert is…

Mindful Art, Artful Mind

Keeping the love and inspiration alive is the essence of any form of art. Which makes it really tough and even frustrating to make music at the times when we’re…