February 10, 2020

Today we will discuss ceremonies and all kinds of rituals, yet not the formal kind, such as
weddings or graduations, but those little rituals and ceremonies that people create for themselves.

What could be the purpose of those rituals and ceremonies? I am trying to thin...

December 23, 2019

Improvisation is about finding our own limits and surpassing them.

Improvisation is about tapping into our innermost feelings in real time.

Improvisation is the key to creativity and to interpretation.

Can Improvisation be taught?

Should Improvisation be taught?


February 4, 2018

It is a great feeling for a teacher when a former student becomes a colleague.

Just as the fall semester was about to end, I received a package in the mail.

The package was from Teymur Phell, a brilliant former student of mine who currently lives in New York City and per...

December 24, 2017

Feeling Thankful looking back at 2017 and feeling Excited looking forward to 2018.

Here are a few of the miracles of 2017:

Just before delivering her second son, guitarist extraordinaire Shani Inbar and I recorded our first CD as duo BassGuitar, to be produced by Seigo M...