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American Trombone Workshop, Friday report

Hey everyone,  I got to spend quite a bit of time at the ATW this week at Ft. Myer, Virginia.  What a great event!  As always, Chris Branagan, Sam Woodhead, and the entire US Army Band does a fantastic job of putting on a world-class workshop.   809 more words

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Amp for Sale and Website updates

With a the recent purchase of another amp and a lack of income on my part, I find I must acquire money in another way…by selling things I do not absolutely need. 387 more words

General Stuff

Great new documentary that musicians should check out

The Wrecking Crew

Click link, watch preview.

Thanks to Austin Kleon for posting this on his Tumblr page.

Ladies, note the bass player was a lady as well, … 17 more words

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Listening of Late, and a Valor Brass update!

Hey readers.  I hope everyone is having a relaxing Friday night!  The photo above doesn’t look like much, but it’s actually the MASTER of our new Valor Brass album!   353 more words


Let the Tape Roll

Recently, I had a wonderful opportunity to participate in the International Trombone Association’s annual competitions as a preliminary judge. The particular competition I helped with is called the Gilberto Gagliardi Competition, and it is open to trombonists aged 18 and under. 923 more words


Sean Rowe

Take a listen:

“Razor of Love”

There’s not many times I find a new (to me) artist I’m that excited about. Many of you have probably heard Sean Rowe (pronounced like “how”). 21 more words

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Book review: David Byrne - How Music Works

Years ago, if you had told me a rock musician had written a book, I probably wouldn’t have thought too much about it. After all, rock musicians, to me, were mostly self-taught, less technically skilled, and possessed little versatility, only able to play a few tunes that they had written themselves. 562 more words