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The Mind Over Finger Podcast

May 17, 2024

Want to escape Stuckville? Unsure how to move forward?  Having trouble making decisions? This episode is for you!

In this episode, I tackle the reasons why we often feel stuck and share strategies to get unstuck. We explore five core elements that keep us anchored in place:

  1. Lack of clear vision and goals
  2. Spiraling in...


May 10, 2024

Curious about the mission behind Mind Over Finger? For this special 200th episode, my coach Jennifer Rosenfeld conducts a role reversal and interviews me! We discuss my journey from performer to coach and businesswoman, why I launched the podcast, and my ongoing mission as a content creator.

Additionally, we cover:

  • My...


May 5, 2024

Conversation with Rob Knopper, percussionist with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and audition expert, creator of Audition Hacker.

You’ll hear about how he painstakingly developed his process (through trials and errors, and lots of reflection), his method to prepare for an audition, and the specifics of how to...


Apr 26, 2024

In this episode of "Mastering the Stage" Part 2, we build on the foundational strategies from Part 1 to further enhance your project planning and execution. We discuss:

  • ·         Avoiding common planning and execution errors.
  • ·         Effectively assessing data and setting realistic, balanced goals.
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Apr 12, 2024

In this episode, I’m joined by Jalayne Mitchell, founder of Classical Wellness, to discuss key issues surrounding mental health in the music industry. Our conversation covers a range of topics including:

  • The impact of trauma on musicians.
  • Holistic approaches to music careers.
  • Managing self-doubt.
  • The importance of...