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Renowned trombonist Wycliffe Gordon to hold concert at Hampton University

Hampton, Va- Wycliffe Gordon,  hailed as “The Best Trombonist” according to Downbeat Critics Poll for the past three years, is set to have a concert at Hampton University’s Ogden Hall April 6th. 118 more words

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Hot 8

Brass Bands. The heart of a second line. Maybe the heart of most events in New Orleans. Although they may look a little loose and chaotic, these guys work a lot and can play in minutes. 56 more words

Ray Laskowitz

From Student to Teacher

Growing up a lot of kids play school, where they get pencils and make their friends do “homework,” simple math problems. Well growing, up many people thought “hey I want to be a teacher,” but as you go into school and see how hard it may be many choose different career paths.   353 more words

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Melba's Story

Melba Liston is one of those gems of Black history that doesn’t get to shine.

Frank Morrison’s illustration of a little brown girl blowing a trombone longer than her body will catch your eye. 296 more words

Observations

Three's Company (Lew Davis)

As performed by the Lew Davis Trombone Trio, 1936
JSC-007 — Score and parts for 3 trombones and rhythm section  – 30€ 97 more words
Small Group And Combo

Places still available for Bromley Trombone Workshop

Arrangements are continuing for the workshop on March 28th. We still have some places left so why not book a place? It will be a great day of music making in celebration of the trombone. 99 more words

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New Sounds from New Zealand

If someone were to ask me right now what I know about New Zealand, I’d be forced to say, “not much.” Maybe I’d throw in some lame comment about how it’s “kind-of” like Australia and kiwi’s or something of that nature…   but when it really comes down to it; I know absolutely nothing about New Zealand. 322 more words

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