September 22, 2021

What it’s like Living with a Musician: An Interview with Katelyn Deatherage

In this episode, Ciyadh interviews her partner Kate. They discuss what it is like living with a musician, owning an orange cat, and the stress of an artistic life. Show Notes: Musically Cogitating Podcast 1 Year Celebration G...

September 08, 2021

Cogitating on One Year in Podcasting

In this episode, Ciyadh talks about her one year in podcasting anniversary and announces a giveaway. Show Notes: Musically Cogitating Podcast 1 Year Celebration Giveaway Form Musically Cogitating Giveaway Instagram Post One Y...

August 25, 2021

How to Make a Music Podcast

In this episode, Ciyadh gives a behind the scenes look at how she creates this podcast and encourages you to make a podcast too. Show Notes: Bear Buy Me a Coffee ConvertKit Buzzsprout Canva Headliner Epidemic Sounds Garageban...

August 11, 2021

Decolonizing Your Musical Self: An Interview with Joshua Marquez

In this episode, Ciyadh interviews guitarist and composer Joshua Marquez. They talk about olives, academic music, and what it means to decolonize your musical self. Show Notes: Joshua's Website Joshua's Bandcamp Glitch Femin...

July 28, 2021

Bookclub No.2: Why to Resist Streaming Music & How

In this episode, Ciyadh does a solo bookclub episode discussing Why to Resist Streaming Music and How by Joe Steinhardt. Show Notes: About Joe Steinhardt Why to Resist Streaming Music & How | Microcosm Publishing Don Giovanni...

July 14, 2021

Career Exploration: Administration

In this episode, Ciyadh talks about a career in arts administration and the viability of that career path as an artist. Music Recommendation: Flow by Reed/McQueen Spotify Playlist: Musically Cogitating Spotify Playlist Podcas...

June 30, 2021

Cogitating on Starting Again

In this episode, Ciyadh talks about getting started on things after taking a break. Music Recommendation: Laysong by Chris Thile Spotify Playlist: Musically Cogitating Spotify Playlist Podcast Links: Musically Cogitating Podc...

June 16, 2021

Career Exploration: Performing

In this episode, Ciyadh talks about what it means to be considered a performer and other facets of a performing career that she wants to explore. Show Notes: Cogitating About my Guitar Journey Podcast Episode Music Recommenda...

June 02, 2021

Career Exploration: Teaching

In this episode, Ciyadh talks about the art of teaching and shares some advice for those interested in making it a career. Music Recommendation: Creature of Habit by Jojo Spotify Playlist: Musically Cogitating Spotify Playlis...

May 19, 2021

Career Exploration: Consulting

In this episode, Ciyadh starts a new series about careers and talks her endeavors into consulting. Show Note: Key Differences Between Coaching And Consulting (And How To Decide What Your Business Needs) Music Recommendation: ...

May 05, 2021

Diving into the Best Music Streaming Apps and Services

In this episode, Ciyadh dives very, very deeply into music streaming services and all of the fun apps that you can use to enhance your music streaming experience. Show Notes: Apple Music Spotify Deezer Concertino Tidal Primep...

April 21, 2021

Always Figuring it Out: An Interview with Emmanuel Jacob Lacopo

In this episode, Ciyadh interviews Emmanuel about life as ‘emerging’ musicians and how they’re always on a quest to figure it out. Show Notes: Emmanuel's Website Musically Cogitating Podcast Store Spotify Playlist: Musically...

April 07, 2021

Life as a Musician in 2021

In this episode, Ciyadh announces something special and talks about life as a musician in 2021. Show Notes: Musically Cogitating Podcast Store Twitter Thread about Videos Spotify Playlist: Musically Cogitating Spotify Playlis...

March 24, 2021

Music and Photographs: An Interview with Leo Mascaro

In this episode, Ciyadh interviews Leo about content curation, art, and the relationship between music and photography. About Leo: My name is Leo Mascaro, I’m an NYC-based Photographer and Content Curator, interested in produ...

March 10, 2021

Bookclub No. 1: The Revolution Will Not Be Funded Pt. 3

In this episode, Ciyadh and Jess discuss the final part of The Revolution Will Not be Funded: Beyond the Non-Profit Industrial Complex Booknotes and Outline Musically Cogitating Podcast Bookshop Musically Cogitating Podcast D...

February 24, 2021

Listening to Music

In this episode, Ciyadh discusses listening to music and how we can all build deeper relationships with the music that we love. Show Notes: Evelyn Glennie: How Do We Listen When We’re Unable to Hear? NPR Article Spotify Playl...

February 10, 2021

Bookclub No. 1: The Revolution Will Not Be Funded Pt. 2

In the second episode of the Musically Cogitating Bookclub series, Ciyadh and Jess discuss part 2 of The Revolution Will Not be Funded: Beyond the Non-profit Industrial Complex. Book Notes and Outline Musically Cogitating Pod...

January 27, 2021

What to do about Black History Month

In the episode, Ciyadh discusses how to celebrate Black History Month if you’re an artist, arts administrator, or are just curious in general about how you can better elevate Black voices. Show Notes: What to do about Black H...