10 Practice Tips

So I was researching running programs for the Asylum and found a list that actually can be applied to practicing a musical instrument! Maybe these will help you (or your band member)…. Just some practice tips that I thought I would share! mlg 1. SLOW, SLOW, SLOW. Many students get discouraged when trying to learn … Read more

Pilots and Ground Crews

After every flight, UPS pilots fill out a form, called a 'gripe sheet,' which tells mechanics about problems with the aircraft. The mechanics correct the problems, document their repairs on the form, and then pilots review the gripe sheets before the next flight. Never let it be said that ground crews lack a sense of … Read more

The One Week Digital Cleanse

from John Mayer……. Mention to anyone with computer savvy that your laptop has somehow gotten slower over recent months and they’ll ask you the same thing: “have you defragmented your hard drive?” Defragmenting works by taking small slivers of information stored in various locations and consolidating them so that they’re in the same place on … Read more

8 Things Not To Talk About During The Game

by Denis Leary That's right. Eight. Could have been 10, but that's David Letterman territory. Could have been 12. But that's a couple more than Dave and thus a little too show-offy. In fact, I could have listed 18 or 20 or 25, but those numbers, to use a little football parlance, may just have … Read more

Letters of Recommendation

Why, yes! I would be more than happy to work with you on a letter of recommendation, since you were one of the best students I ever had. However, since you know what you would like the potential employer or school or scholarship committee to know about you far better than I ever could, it … Read more

What is Garza up to?

Welcome to my website! This month, we had an excellent coaching session with Peter Warhaftig from the Bay Brass — he helped us out tremendously! We are getting ready for a short tour in Idaho! Come out to one of our free shows if you get the chance!