Many of you know that we have a strong connection to DCI level Drum Corps in our company. With that said, I sometimes find that DCI is a terrible business. Their judging seems ridiculously politicized and their business model seems to push people away from the activity. I was trying, recently, to sign up for […]
Summer is dragging along. WE have a lot of great things going on here in the store, but not a whole lot of road time and I don’t get to listen to any band rehearsals. On the bright side, I have more time to see professional groups and I actually have time to play more […]
Sometimes playing live involves a lot of waiting….
I’ve discovered that one of the great joys of my life is seeing a former student continue to enjoy performing. Today I played in a very good Horn section that included a former band student of mine, Lee. Lee has always been a good player, and probably outplays me these days, but he was content […]