In this episode, Monica sits down with saxophonist and composer Rahsaan Barber to discuss musical identity, accepting that music is an emotional thing, and how he racked up brave moments in a special behind-the-scenes look at his headline performance at the 2019 Jazz Education Network Conference in January.Read More
In this episode, Monica digs into what it means to Be Brave vs Fearless and shares where the Brave Musician name came from. She also gives some thoughts on ways to explore your fears, and work on Being Brave in your life.Read More
In this episode, Monica and Marina sit down with vocalist Holly Pyle (House of Stairs) about her journey to making music full time and what it means to be a musician, including the “sneaky” learning process, the spectrum of creativity, accepting emotions like anxiety, curiosity, resistance, and sensitivity, different categories of pursuing music, and how music can be a lot like dating.Read More
Join Monica as she sits down with guitarist Corey Christiansen and discusses weighing fears when making a decision, getting the most out of what you want as a musician, and hear some humorous stories about mistakes caught on video. Corey is as insightful as he is witty and a joy to talk with.Read More
Welcome to the Brave Musician podcast!
In our intro episode, we kick off Season 1 by sharing the story of how Brave Musician was created. We discuss what being Brave has meant to us, and how we continue to take small but powerful steps as individuals, as musicians, and as community leaders.Read More