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Brenda Earle Stokes motivation monday

Motivation Monday – What to do when you get stuck

In today’s Motivation Monday, I share my best advice on what to do when you get stuck.  How do you get moving again?   ...

Introducing The Versatile Musician Membership!

Today is the day!  After months of early mornings and late nights and binge-working sessions while my son was at camp, I can finally make this announcement!  The Versatile Musician membership is now ...
Brenda preparing audition book for music theater auditions

How to prepare audition book for singers

As a pianist, voice coach and longtime accompanist, I have a LOT to say about music preparation.  When I show up to play piano for auditions, there is nothing that fills me with dread more than ...

A Sneak Peek Inside The Versatile Musician Membership

Today is the day!  After months of early mornings and late nights and binge-working sessions while my son was at camp, I can finally make this announcement!  The Versatile Musician membership is now ...
Brenda Earle Stokes performing on a cruise ship in the piano bar

Throwback: My cruise ship life

#throwbackthursday My first long term gig was as a singalong piano bar entertainer for @norwegiancruiseline back in the year 2000. At that point, I was a pretty established emerging jazz pianist and ...
Motivational speech given by singer pianist

Motivation Monday: Are we having any fun?

As artists, we can sometimes get so bogged down by our serious study, that we forget to ask one simple question:  Are we having any fun?  This is another video in my series called Motivation! ...

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