January 12, 2021

Self-Defined Human
#12 - Human Paradoxes, with Samantha Faulhaber
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Today, I’m having another conversation with my friend Samantha Faulhaber. Sam teaches jiu-jitsu and communication, and she does coaching and all kinds of cool things. She was the guest in the last episode, and she requested we have another conversation, because there were some things she wanted to ask me. What could they be? Let’s find out.

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December 29, 2020

Self-Defined Human
#11 - Universe Walks, with Samantha Faulhaber
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Today’s guest is Samantha Faulhaber. Sam teaches mobility, jiu-jitsu, communication, and all sorts of other things. In this episode, we talk about meditation, spiritual entities, trauma, what it’s like to

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November 24, 2020

Self-Defined Human
#10 - What Music Teachers Are Getting Wrong, with David Servias
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My guest is David Servias, a piano teacher and fellow Instagrammer. Listen in as we chat about piano teaching, music practice, social media videos, theoretical computer science, and the eventual robot takeover of humankind.

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November 12, 2020

Self-Defined Human
#9 - Videos are Awesome
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You should be making videos. We all should. In this episode, I talk about how I got started, and some of the challenges I faced. Videos as a mindfulness practice. Just like meditation, piano, and drawing. Also, I lay down some guilt at the end.

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November 1, 2020

Self-Defined Human
#8 - Meditation for Musicians
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Meditation is the only way to fix your music technique. Too bad music teachers don’t care and only want to screw you over. Oh, and I found some great new freedom while recording this episode. Hope you enjoy. Don’t tell your teacher!

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October 8, 2020

Self-Defined Human
#7 - When Meditators Get Cancelled, with Blake Shields Abramovitz
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Blake Shields Abramovitz is a meditation and yoga teacher in Los Angeles, as well as an actor. Today, we’ll be talking about the dark side of the meditation world, how Blake was canceled, the role of authenticity in meditation, the first 2020 US Presidential Debate, and many other topics.

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September 18, 2020

Self-Defined Human
#6 - F*** Yoga, with Fabienne Egger
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I’m talking with Fabienne Egger about what’s right and wrong with yoga. We also get into death, music, bullying, why human beings can’t get close to each other, and a bunch of other weird topics.

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September 6, 2020

Self-Defined Human
#5 - This Podcast is a MIstake
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Let’s talk about mistakes. Those awful, horrible, rotten things. You know you’re not supposed to make them. Are you allowed to at least talk about them? Let’s find out.

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August 25, 2020

Self-Defined Human
#4 - Why I Hate Piano Teachers
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Piano teachers are members of an evil organization hell-bent on acquiring power and control. They will stop at nothing to achieve this, using any means at their disposal, including psychological abuse, terror, and intimidation. I am taking a stand NOW.

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August 19, 2020

Self-Defined Human
#3 - Seventy Minus Nineteen
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Some numbers just have that sound that make you want to say “YES, THAT’S THE ONE!”

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