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Life's a roller coaster. Go with it and don't jump out half way around!

Well, it’s been a while… and, as what usually happens when time passes, many things have happened! Some good, some bad, some I’ve just done my best to ignore. 1.061 kata lagi

Gigs n that.

I’ve got a couple of live shows coming up. These are they:

6th September – Leeds http://www.leedsbeer.com/music/ At the Town Hall I think, in the crypt with the plastic palmtrees. 147 kata lagi

Fifteen Steps to Playing a Better All-State Audition (Repost)

This week I am reposting, for the fourth year, one of the more popular posts on this blog. With high school students are preparing for auditions for all-state groups and similar ensembles around this time of year, posting this article every fall seems appropriate. 3.539 kata lagi


I Called it Trombone-ish

My followers are wonderful. The responses that I get to my simple little posts about the comings and goings around the Schmidlin Angus Farm keep me grounded literally and figuratively. 291 kata lagi

In The Garden

Trombone Pin For

Fill a plastic cup with hot h2o plus a bit of detergent, and drop your mouthpiece in. Let it soak as you clear your slide, after which it rinse it immediately after you’re done. 263 kata lagi

Back to school, back on tour

Ahhhhh, August… The end of summer, kids headed back to school…. And, some years, Marine Band tour rehearsals beginning soon (tomorrow!)….

Summer has been great, and we’ve had a very mild one here in the Washington, DC area.   427 kata lagi