Archive for December, 2015

JEN? What is it and why should I attend?

Posted on: December 30th, 2015 by monikaherzig

Only a few more days until The Jazz Education Network Conference 2016 at the Galt House in Louisville, KY!  What is it and why should I care?  Well, let me tell you what you’re missing if you haven’t made reservations yet – and it’s not too late! (more…)

The Year in Review – 2015

Posted on: December 22nd, 2015 by monikaherzig

It’s that time of the year where everyone reflects on the year gone by – highlights and struggles and goals for the next year. Tonight is Winter Solstice – plenty of dark time for introspection. Alright, here it is, my monthly highlights from 2015. (more…)

A Special Peanut Anniversary

Posted on: December 16th, 2015 by monikaherzig

christmastime is hereOne of my favorite songs is Christmastime Is Here written by producer Lee Mendelson and jazz pianist Vince Guaraldi for the 1965 TV special A Charlie Brown Christmas. The studio album released on Fantasy is one of the best-selling Christmas albums of all time and certified three times Platinum with close to 3.5 Million copies worldwide. (more…)