Taught by Monica Shriver

I wasn’t born fearless. I struggled. I was scared. I doubted myself. When I decided to quit my teaching job to become a full time jazz musician, people thought I was crazy. Being brave was just the first step on the road to being the kind of musician I knew I could be.

Monica Shriver is an innovative educator who plays 14 instruments. She is a professional musician, band leader, sideman, promoter, gig creator, improvisor, clinician, teaching artist, presenter, composer, and a Brave Musician. Monica also loves playing with art and watching hockey. She performs and teaches music for a living. Yes, it’s awesome.