As a married guy with no children, the thought of even one kid makes me break into a cold sweat.
For bassist and educator Jennifer Bradbury, it wasn’t just one kid coming her way. It was triplets… and they came into this world 25 weeks early.
I can’t imagine what that experience must have been like.
The story of these three young children (dubbed the EduTriplets by Jennifer and her husband Jeff) is inspiring, heartwarming, and totally compelling. You’ll love what we cover in the podcast, and be sure to check out Jeff’s TEDx talk for the complete story.
Jennifer finally played her first gig after several years off.
What was that experience like?
We dig into this and much more!
Our story today is divided into three parts:
- Part I – the story of the triplets – their surprising debut onto the world stage, and what it felt for Jennifer like playing a gig for the first time in years
- Part II – trial by fire in the music teacher trenches
- Part III – the power of an open mind
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