Posts tagged “Steve Moffett”

April 30, 2014

Favorite blog posts, April 2014

Hand-picked high-quality woodwind-related blog posts from around the web, April 2014 edition.

February 1, 2014

Favorite blog posts, January 2014

Hand-picked high-quality woodwind-related blog posts from around the web, January 2014 edition.

December 31, 2013

Favorite blog posts, December 2013

Here are the woodwind-related blog posts that made my “nice” list for December. (One from late November seems to have slipped in here, too.) On his new blog, Timothy Owen explains how he tunes his saxophone like an M-16 assault rifle. Bassoonist Betsy Sturdevant (of the Columbus Symphony) reveals her basic reedmaking method. Cooper Wright doesn’t just play ...

July 31, 2013

Favorite blog posts, July 2013

Required reading: Christa Garvey reports on this year’s John Mack Oboe camp, and shares some masterclass notes. Her post about the fallacy of “doing more with dynamics” is really excellent, too. Christa wrote several other top-quality posts this month, but I’m going to just mention those two to avoid embarrassing everybody with my gushing. In other conference ...

June 30, 2013

Favorite blog posts, June 2013

Some of the best woodwind-related stuff I’ve read this month:  Clarinet professor Adam Ballif shares some thoughts on going paperless as a musician, and takes an easily-digestible look at voicing and the clarinet. Flutist Catherine LeGrand gets super-methodical about interval practice and note shapes. Oboist Patty Mitchell attends the IDRS conference and provides a sneak peek into pedagogical sessions ...
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!