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Beautiful Women Playing Tuba pt.57

Without further ado, I present to you, the most beautiful tuba playing skeleton from the Dia del los Muertos in Tucson Arizona, Mary!

P.S. We’re in New Smyrna Beach at the Beachside Tavern! 8 more words

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Ah, the horn...

So, I’m in an underground bierkeller watching an oom-pah band wearing lederhosen playing Michael Jackson covers….

…and the woman next to me says ‘I bet the trombonist gets way more sex than the others.’ (She actually said something… 244 more words


WP Photo Challenge: Trio

A trio of tubas being played in the Santa Parade.

Three candles waiting to warm the night.

Three crocus’ … a memory of spring.

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Photo Challenge


Well. This sticker just about says it all.


For most bands, touring is less fun than staying home. But, musicians probably have a chance to earn more money than they do at home. 363 more words

Ray Laskowitz

The Heart of the Matter

So. What would you like to know first?

The framing campaign slowed down quite a bit yesterday. That’s okay. I got a lot of likes and a couple of shares for my Indian portrait. 239 more words

Ray Laskowitz

Whole-Tube and Half-Tube Instruments and the Pedal Range

In his classic text, Orchestration, Cecil Forsyth talked about brass instruments being classified into two categories – whole-tube instruments and half-tube instruments.

Whole-Tube Instrument – a brass instrument capable of playing its fundamental pitch (the so-called pedal tone). 451 more words


Trumpet vs. Cornet vs. Flugelhorn

While all played by the same performer, the Trumpet, Cornet, and Flugelhorn are all in different families of brass instruments and all have different sound qualities.   620 more words