Posts for “English horn”

December 31, 2016

Favorite blog posts, December 2016

Hand-picked high-quality woodwind-related blog posts from around the web, December 2016 edition.

March 1, 2016

Favorite blog posts, February 2016

Hand-picked high-quality woodwind-related blog posts from around the web, February 2016 edition.

June 30, 2014

Favorite blog posts, June 2014

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

August 20, 2013

Interview: Jay Mason, saxophone and woodwind artist

One of the cool people I’ve come in contact with through this blog is Jay Mason, a very busy southern California woodwind player. If you’re a fan of Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band (and you should be), you have heard Jay’s baritone anchoring the saxophone section. You may have also heard him on film scores ...

August 13, 2013

Required recordings, fall 2013

As you know, I require my university woodwind students (oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone) to grow their personal listening libraries by a minimum of one recording per semester. Here are this semester’s picks. They are all available from Amazon on CD or MP3 or both (links provided), and also on iTunes. Carolyn Hove: English Horn & Oboe ...

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 ...

November 1, 2010

Woodwind doubling recital program, Northwestern University, 1950

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