The UI Horn Studio generally does some kind of special project every semester, sometimes two. This fall it was improv games. For spring the students are pairing up and giving book reports on certain books that I am assigning. They’re all great books – highly recommended for you, for every/anybody.

MasteryMastery by Robert Greene

Make It Stick by Peter C. Brown

Nerve by Taylor Clark

Philip Farkas & His Horn by Nancy Jordan Fako

Dennis Brain by Stephen J. Gamble & William C. Lynch

The Talent Code by Daniel Coyle

Talent Is Overrated by Geoff Colvin