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All that Jazz

Every Wednesday Mr Taylor, our music teacher, holds rehearsals for the Jazz Band. The band practices different tunes that can be played at all sorts of concerts that take place at Malton School. 76 more words

Events

Something Good

Something good happened to me yesterday. I was a chaperone for a 6th, 7th, 8th grade band field trip to a major university. The band teacher wanted to give her students a look at a college marching band and tour the university. 179 more words

Feeling incredibly happy that my son made his college marching band

Son R made his college marching band today. He will be playing at NCAA sporting events and even travel with the team a few times. I am so excited. 39 more words

Journal

My Soul is Hungry

My 58th birthday is in about two weeks and it is time for my annual soul-searching. Seems like starting about a month before my birthday, I start delving into my psyche trying to figure out the W’s of my life: 555 more words

Photography

Memory - Why I chose to play the Oboe

I just got back from a wonderful evening of rehearsal for my community band.  We’re damn good and I’m not biased.

I was thinking back to my early days even before I joined band in middle school.   756 more words

Advice

Blues on Broadbeach to Showcase Local Young Talent

NEEKAH STRICKLAND

Griffith University is sponsoring the local initiative ‘Schoolyard Blues’ for the second year in a row at the 2016 Blues on Broadbeach music festival. 292 more words

News

Traveling with The Boy

Tomorrow, The Boy and I depart on a school trip to Washington DC with his band. It is a short trip – only an overnight stay, with a ridiculously early report time tomorrow (let’s hope they haven’t… 334 more words

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