Monthly Archives: December 2016

Happy New Year!

Have a great 2017 folks!

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Congratulations ‘Sir’ Ken Dodd!

Congratulations to Liverpool legend Ken Dodd on his knighthood in the Queen’s New Year honours list. Sir Ken Dodd! Hooray! Congratulations Sir Ken… ‘What a fine day Missus, for running down to the vicarage, sticking a cucumber through the letterbox … Continue reading

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More Musical Humour…

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Wise Words!

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Musical Humour…

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Wow!

A young Carrie Fisher watching her mother, Debbie Reynolds, perform! RIP both… Carrie Fisher (21/10/1956 -27/12/2016), Debbie Reynolds (1/4/1932 -28/12/2016) Debbie Reynolds with a French horn! Yes, I am assured she played for real…

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Yo-Yo Ma on… Everything!

Yo-Yo Ma on Intonation, Practice, and the Role of Music in Our Lives SEPTEMBER 17, 2015 The 60-year-old cellist is on a magic cello ride, and still striving for perfection by Martin Steinberg A cellist walks on a beach and … Continue reading

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Great Teaching Advice…

When I was a school kid I asked the great tuba teacher, Stuart Roebuck, for some advice on being a good teacher. He replied, “… Try to be encouraging.”

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Trombone Humour!

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Blow Your Mind !

I am sure brass players all over the world, like myself, have been awaiting with bated breath the new book from uber-teacher Kristian Steenstrup. It is now available and can be purchased for a modest sum from Amazon. https://read.amazon.co.uk/kp/card?asin=B01N2UF3IO&preview=inline&linkCode=kpe&ref_=cm_sw_r_kb_dp_nPKxybRJE3JZ7

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