In the Spirit of Swing

In the Spirit of Swing

Posted on Nov 5, 2013 in News | No Comments

This is the article I wrote for the Jazz at Lincoln Center ‘s 25th Anniversary book “In the Spirit of Swing”. Wynton called me up one day and asked me to write a piece for the book, but did not give me any opinion on what to write about. I decided to write about the […]

The Importance of Practicing

The Importance of Practicing

Posted on Oct 21, 2013 in News | No Comments

Here is a letter I recently handed out to the students in my studio.   “Dear Students,   I am so excited to have such smart, talented students in my studio this fall! Every day I look forward to working with each of you, and sharing in the wonderful energy you bring into my home. […]

New Website

New Website

Posted on Oct 19, 2013 in News | No Comments

Welcome to Erica von Kleist’s new website! Check out Erica’s upcoming shows, news, and blog posts!