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Tuba Desert Castle

Qasr Tuba can be reached as a one day trip from Amman (its takes about 1.5 hours one way) and you don’t need a four-wheel drive to get there. 131 more words


The mother of invention

One of the things I particularly enjoy about knitting (and crochet / other related crafts) is the problem solving aspect.

Usually, this is a matter of solving problems that crop up in the knitting (such as “I think I’m going to run out of red yarn before I reach the end of the pattern… therefore I’ll modify the design slightly to bring in the green a bit sooner than intended” to pick a recent example from my own knitting experience). 607 more words


Tuba? We hardly even knew ya

Malphonia marked the summer solstice beer garden rehearsal by disturbing the neighbors on the longest day of the year until there was no light left in the sky. 79 more words


Rediscovering and Reapplying the “Conversational Breath”

In last week’s post as well as several others I have freely discussed areas in which I have abandoned previous approaches to playing my instruments and have embraced ideas found in newer publications. 728 more words

Teaching Low Brass

Dave Neigh of the Steel City Rovers - 4/5

Meet Dave Neigh, fiddle player with the Steel City Rovers.

When Dave is not playing with the Rovers he can be found playing guitar, bass, Irish tenor banjo, mandolin, tuba and harmonica.   47 more words