Music On Purpose
By Bryan Crisp: Musician & Educator
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Music On Purpose takes you on a quest to define success in the field of music. Bryan Crisp talks with professional musicians, music educators and people in the music industry that have been successful at the highest level. This show gives you the secrets to their success through intentional conversations and interviews. Fuel your passion to be the best by learning from the best.
||CleanMusic on Purpose E018: Richard Saucedo, Retired Director of Bands Carmel High School||On this episode of Music on Purpose I was thankful and humbled to have Retired Director of Bands from Carmel High School and Composer & Arranger for Hal Leonard Richard Saucedo. Richard talks about what it takes to put together an award winning marchin.||6/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E017: Charles Decker, Retired Professor of Trumpet Tennessee Tech University||Charles Decker taught at Tennessee Technological University for 35 years. He has performed in thousands of concerts and toured with the United States Army Field Band. In this episode, he talks about how to train young students to be professionals when .||4/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E016: Paul Piller, Musician Contractor for Cincinnati Broadway Series||Joining us on this episode is Paul Piller, who is the musician contractor for the Broadway Across America series in Cincinnati, Ohio. This episode gives some insight into the process of hiring musicians for Broadway shows,||3/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E015: Scott Belck, Head of the Jazz Division at CCM||Scott Belck is a wealth of knowledge regarding hard work and sacrifice and offers advice on how to improve jazz programs at the high school level. Mr. Belck has written a new book with a twist on the average lip slur and it is available through Hal Leo.||3/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E014: Guest Stephen Campbell, Principal Trumpet Lexington Philharmonic||I was thrilled to have Stephen Campbell on this episode to discuss his keys to success in trumpet performance, music education and how to be successful in helping students be the best versions of themselves.||12/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E013: Guest Vincent DiMartino, International Trumpet Touring Artist||In this episode of Music on Purpose I had the opportunity to spend time with one of the greatest trumpet performers of all-time, Vincent DiMartino. He has performed and/or played with everyone imaginable from Lionel Hampton and Dizzy Gillespie to Canad.||11/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E012: Guest W. Dale Warren, Senior Wind Band Conductor University of Arkansas||W. Dale Warren, Senior Wind Band Conductor from the University of Arkansas, joins me to discuss qualities that embody successful music educators. W. Dale has taught music at every age and enjoys working and consulting with programs all over the country||8/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E011: Teaching Middle School w/Lois Wiggins||On this episode of Music on Purpose I was fortunate enough to talk with a wonderful person and music educator Lois Wiggins. Lois is the Band Director at Edith J. Hayes Middle School in Lexington, Ky. Recently, Ms.||7/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic On Purpose E010: Guests, Members from the Band Seabird||On this episode of Music On Purpose I was fortunate to sit down with three talented members from the band Seabird. Ryan Morgan, Aaron Morgan and Aaron Hunt all toured and recorded including being signed with the EMI label.||6/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E009: Guest, Matt Hawkins Freelance Percussionist||On this episode of Music on Purpose, I talk with Matt Hawkins about his passion for being a freelance percussionist and doing what he loves as his career. He has some great insight about what it is like to be a self-employed musician.||5/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E008: Guest, George Boulden from University of Kentucky||We are pleased to have George Boulden from the University of Kentucky join us on this episode to discuss music education at both the high school and collegiate level. He is also an avid marching band and concert band adjudicator with BOA and DCI and gi.||5/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E007: Guest Eric Hale, Bourbon County HS Director||On this episode of Music on Purpose, Eric Hale, Director of Bands at Bourbon County HS in Paris, Ky, joins me to talk about how he has been able to build a state champion band. He discusses the steps to follow to get band programs to the next level.||4/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E006: Guest Andrew Marriner, Principal Clarinet London Symphony||What a pleasure to sit down with the long time Principal Clarinetist of the London Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Marriner. On this episode of Music on Purpose, Andrew talks about the things he has done to be successful at the highest level and gives advic.||4/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E005: Guest, Chris Coletti from Canadian Brass||On this episode of Music on Purpose, Chris Coletti from the world famous Canadian Brass joins us to talk about his passion and success in performing at the highest level. It was such a pleasure to sit down with Chris and get his insights about what hel||3/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E004: Guest, Nate Siler, Assistant Trombone Professor, EKU||On this podcast, Nate Siler talks about things that have helped him in the world of freelance playing and being a successful educator at both the high school and collegiate level. Nate is the Assistant Professor of Trombone at Eastern Kentucky Universi.||3/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E003: Guest, Gary Schallert from WKU||Gary Schallert joins me on this podcast from Western Kentucky University. He is the Director of Bands at WKU and talks about the amount of passion needed to be a successful music educator. Gary discusses his career and the things he has learned that he.||3/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic on Purpose E002: Playing Professionally & Educational Advice – Scott Lang, Guest||Percussion Coordinator at Northern Kentucky University and Principal Percussionist of the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra talks about performing and teaching, & discusses things that have led to his success as both performer and educator.||2/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMusic On Purpose E001: Success in K-12 Music Education – H. Brent Barton, guest||On this podcast, I talk with long time Band Director at Madison Central High School, H. Brent Barton. Brent taught at Madison Central for 25 years and won 4 KMEA Marching Band State Championships including 3 back t0 back from 2014-2016.||2/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
A podcast for musicians and music lovers alike
If you care about music and art or are considering pursuing a career in music you need to check out this podcast. Produced by not only a great husband and father but a professional musician himself. Great content, guests and insights. Do yourself a favor and subscribe now.