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Trompe de Chasse

He blew the French Horn

With lips that kissed me. Superb

Two finger placement

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Poem

Instrument Introductions

As the students are introduced to the various instruments over the course of this week, here is the link to the Youtube playlist that I have been using in class to highlight the different instruments.   22 more words

Concert Band

Fireworks Sound Like... Stompin' (at the Savoy)

Over the long weekend, I not only enjoyed a relaxing vacation with the nation (excuse me), but I also finished David Amram’s Vibrations. I can’t reiterate this enough: he is such a compelling storyteller. 351 more words

Jazz

Shut Up and Dance With Me

Oh don’t you dare look back
Just keep your eyes on me.
I said you’re holding back,
She said shut up and dance with me! 598 more words

More Vibrations Creating Ill Winds

It was another day of trying to keep the pure pleasure of Amram’s autobiography from slowing down my reading.
It was hard, though: today he talked about his army days. 468 more words

Jazz