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What my side jobs taught me about music: part 2

Posted on November 11, 2020

This is a sequel to my previous post about lessons I learned in my random jobs. You’ll see…I’ve had quite a few. Let’s continue, shall we? The limits of technology and order: lessons as a library book shelver My very first job was shelving books at the local library. Once books were checked in, they were placed on different carts: adult fiction, adult nonfiction, and children’s books. My job was to organize a cart, then put the books out onRead More

What my side jobs taught me about music

Posted on September 9, 2020

I’ve worked a number of odd jobs in my life. There are loads of stories I could tell people about, but in this post, I’m reflecting on the jobs’ connection to music. I didn’t think about this at the time, but these jobs taught me some important lessons. “Nail ‘em!”: lessons in improv as a haunted house monster After finishing my PhD, I moved back to my dad’s house in the Atlanta area. I took on a few part-time jobs,Read More

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