Vanessa Cornett
Vanessa Cornett

Upcoming Events

October 19, 2019


"Nailing Jell-O to a tree: Centering the distracted musician"

Wisconsin Music Teachers Association

state conference

Eau Claire

October 24-26, 2019


"How can I teach what I don't know? Closing the knowledge gap on

musicians' health"

with G. Berenson and members of the Committee on Musicians' Health

College Music Society national conference


Oct. 14 and Oct. 28, 2019


"Performance anxiety management for music students and teachers" music director workshop

High School Honor Band

High School String Day

University of St. Thomas

St. Paul

February 4-6, 2020


faculty residency

New School for Music Study

Kingston, NJ

February 7, 2020


"The riddle of the pianist's paradox"

Piano Teachers Forum of Central New Jersey


March 21-25, 2020


"No pressure, no diamonds: Empowering resilient musicians"

Music Teachers National Association national conference


June 22 - July 31, 2020


GMUS 619: Keyboard Literature

online course (3 credits)

Graduate Programs in Music Education

University of St. Thomas

June 29 - July 2, 2020


GMUS 544: Performance Anxiety Management

graduate music course (1 credit)

Graduate Programs in Music Education

University of St. Thomas

July 12, 2020


"The counterculture of contemplative education"

2020 Jane Frazee Distinguished Scholar-Artist Series, Graduate Programs in Music Education

University of St. Thomas


My book The Mindful Musician: Mental Skills for Peak Performance is out and about, thanks to the great peeps at Oxford University Press. If you read it, I would love to hear your feedback!  :)

Please join me at Studio Z on Dec. 6 in St. Paul, to hear Dr. Nick Phillips perform a piano recital of new music.  If you're interested in music for social change, check out Nick's #45miniatures project. 

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