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November 29, 2018

Have you ever noticed that your reeds don't play the same when the weather changes?  Here in southern California it is about to rain and I can definitely feel how the weather effects my reeds!  The extra humidity in the air can make your reeds play stuffy and weak.  Th...

November 27, 2018

I recently got a new neck strap that I am thrilled about!  The Yamaha Air Cell neck strap is a simple device that works great!  I have always fluctuated between modern shoulder harness straps and conventional neck straps, but I found that the shoulder harness straps cr...

November 27, 2018

I have recently been listening to a lot of music by guitarist Jerry Garcia from the Grateful Dead, and was unaware that he is missing the majority of his middle finger on his right hand!  It is amazing that he could overcome this challenge and make amazing music throug...

November 27, 2018

Here is a website with holiday events in Redondo Beach.  There will be some great live music I'm sure!

https://www.southbayevents.com/holiday-season-south-bay/

November 27, 2018

Happy Holidays!  While listening to one of my favorite Jackie Gleason holiday music records, I was mesmerized by the tenor saxophone tone blaring through my hi-fi system.  It was non other than the legendary tenor saxophonist Charlie Ventura.  He is one of the most und...

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