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Pain & Music

I have been having a tough time. I have what is called degenerative disc disease. It is a deterioration of the disc between my vertebrae at all levels. 363 more words

Tenor Sax

Quote of the week: Rafael the alto sax

Rafael is a third year in the San Jose State Spartan marching band. He is the section leader of the alto saxophone section. I asked Rafael why he enjoyed being in marching band and he said: 21 more words



Hey everyone!

As music is what I’m mainly going to be mainly writing about this blog, I thought I’d give you a bit of information about my musical life. 524 more words


Chamber Works for Woodwinds

Adolphic Vignettes (alto sax solo with piano)
Commissioned to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Adophe Sax’s birth, each of the movements of this piece (beyond the expository prelude) presents music written in Belgium’s past as seen through the lens of Sax’s invention.   762 more words


Eric Dolphy - Hot House (1961)

From the album The Berlin Concerts, recorded in Berlin in 1961.

Eric Dolphy (as), Benny Bailey (tp), Pepsi Auer (pf),
George Joyner (b), Buster Smith (ds) 17 more words

New Jazz United