Meditation, Sensory Deprivation Tanks and Music

Recently, I completed an audition for the Niagara Symphony Orchestra (NSO). In my preparation, I decided to try something different. I had been researching meditation and mindfulness techniques and their effect on music performance and retention of material. I decided to take the plunge (literally) and try a sensory deprivation tank (or "float tank") at … Continue reading Meditation, Sensory Deprivation Tanks and Music

Brantford Area Lessons by Christopher Walton (

If you are looking for lessons from an exceptional teacher and player please check out my Dad, Christopher Walton. He has been playing and teaching for over 30 years in the Brantford and surrounding area, I highly recommend him! Click the logo above to be redirected to his website.

General Practice Guidelines and a Sample Schedule (1 Hour)

Please take a look at my practice guidelines that I have recently compiled and made available! They are applicable to everyone and anyone, not just musicians. Enjoy! General Practice Guidelines and a Sample Schedule (1 Hour)

“Camber” Camber: a slight convexity, arching, or curvature (as of a beam, deck, or road). In addition to practice, teaching and continued learning of all kinds, I have begun a journey into the depths of digital audio creation, namely through the use of digital audio workstation (DAW) Logic Pro X. It has been a lot … Continue reading “Camber”

Clarinet Compendium

I've created a digital teaching resource for introducing the clarinet to beginners. Feel free to use it as you wish! The download link is below. Clarinet Compendium