Category: St. Louis Resources

Instruments used in Music Therapy

Instruments used in Music Therapy

My go-to instrument in a music therapy session is an acoustic guitar. It’s popular, portable, and enables me to maintain eye contact with clients. While making recordings, I draw from a larger variety of instruments.

Musical instruments can also be played by clients. A wide variety of goals can be……


Autism Awareness Day At The Firehouse – Monarch

Autism Awareness Day At The Firehouse – Monarch


Fire Trucks!


Fragile X Walk 2016

Fragile X Walk 2016

To benefit the Fragile X Resource Center of Missouri.

Fragile X Syndrome is the most common known cause of inherited intellectual disability.


Autism Awareness Day At The Firehouse – Metro West

Autism Awareness Day At The Firehouse – Metro West

Today I had the pleasure of providing music at Metro West Engine House #3. The event was the brainchild of a young boy with autism who wanted to give back to several organizations that have helped him: Action For Autism and the Knights of……


Creative Music Making Concert

Creative Music Making Concert

March 30, 2016 @ Maryville University

Creative Music Making is an annual collaboration between St. Louis Arc participants, St. Louis Symphony musicians, and Maryville University Music Therapy students.

Enjoy the photos!


Upcoming Event: Autism Awareness Day At The Firehouse

Upcoming Event:
Autism Awareness Day At The Firehouse

On April 16th, I will be providing music for an exciting autism awareness event in St. Louis.

Attendance is free, but online registration is required here:

https://golamacinc.formstack.com/forms/autism

 


Back To School

Back To School

This week I return to school, not as a Music Therapist, but as a Music Therapy Professor!

Out of all my collegiate experiences, which have also included the Architecture Program at Washington University and the Business Program at Mizzou, far and away the best was the Music Therapy Program at Maryville University…….


I Love Myself

I Love Myself

Look Mom! I’m in a music video!

Back in May, I responded to a Facebook post from my buddy Celia…

We are making a music video for the song “I LOVE MYSELF” from the new FIRE DOG record “FOR THE KIDS!”

 

Join Little Celia and her puppet friends along with FIRE DOG for a……


Für Stretch

Für Stretch

Fifth meeting/concert/event of the First Tuesday Composers Club.

The First Tuesday Composers Club at The Dark Room in Grand Center is an informal, open club founded by Adam Maness and Tim Fischer to give an outlet for professional and amateur musicians and composers to experiment and share new music.

We meet the……


Camp Stepping Stones 2012

Camp Stepping Stones 2012

This is Part Three.
Read Part One: Camp Stepping Stones 2010 HERE!

Read Part Two: Camp Stepping Stones 2011 HERE!

After the campers’ lyrical contributions on Friday night, these words……