Category : Reflections

One Red Apple

Finding the Courage to Make a Difference In Your Band

Think of some of the most inspirational people in your life. It’s OK, take all the time you need, I’ll be right here.

Done? Good! Perhaps you’re thinking of family members, famous personalities, the band director you had in 7th grade, or someone else that made a big impact on you. What made them stand out? How did they resonate with you so much more than the thousands of other people you’ve met in your life?

I believe that these people inspired you because they stood out from the crowd. They were different from the other countless people in your life; they showed you another way to view your world; and often, they were courageous enough to take the road less traveled.[…]