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VIDEO: "On Mother's Day", from Jeff Oster's "Next"

Jeff Oster’s awesome new CD, “Next,” is getting critical acclaim.  Jeff and I co-wrote and performed “On Mother’s Day” for the CD, and now it’s the soundtrack for a moving Memorial Day video tribute to those who have served.  Go Jeff!


May 17, 1846: Yackety Sax

Adolphe Sax was born in Belgium in 1846. His father was a designer of musical instruments who dabbled in the design of horns. Little Adolphe began to make his own instruments at an early age, entering two of his flutes and a clarinet into a competition at the age of fifteen. 295 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Song of the Saguaro (live performance)

Song of the Saguaro
for flugelhorn and piano performed by
Brittany Hendricks & Topher Ruggiero
at the
45th Annual Ball State University Festival of New Music… 20 more words

New Music

Yusuke Shima

Yusuke Shima 島裕介 シマ ユウスケ is an exciting new trumpet player that is bringing new energy to the jazz scene with his technique and style. He plays the trumpet, flugelhorn, flute, and also produces and composes music. 54 more words


Is Chuck Mangione Leaving Slayer?

When most fans of heavy metal think about Slayer, the first word that comes to their mind is often “flugelhorn”. However, many heavy metal websites have noted that other heavy metal websites might have indicted that Slayer’s 2015 release, which will be called “ 1,167 more words

General Weirdness

New release - Eberhard Weber: Encore


Encore is a companion volume to Résumé the widely-praised solo album issued in 2011. Eberhard Weber returns once more to the many live recordings of his tenure with the Jan Garbarek Group, isolating his bass solos and reworking them into new pieces with the addition of his own keyboard parts. 115 more words