Search:

Type: Posts; User: Snorlax

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,429

    Dean, The BB series reminds me very much of an...

    Dean,
    The BB series reminds me very much of an older British brand called Kosicup. I saw/tried a few Kosicups when I was in Lincolnshire a few decades ago. In that sense, it's kind of ironic that...
  2. Replies
    11
    Views
    9,376

    KD0GHB de N9EJR... Nice to meet you and welcome...

    KD0GHB de N9EJR...
    Nice to meet you and welcome to the forum.
    Sunspot numbers are rising and things are perking up on my favorite band--10 meters.
    I've got an Antron A-99 that I'm waiting to raise...
  3. Replies
    17
    Views
    3,139

    John... Birthday greetings from Indiana! Jim

    John...
    Birthday greetings from Indiana!
    Jim
  4. Replies
    4
    Views
    2,338

    Indiana Wind Symphony is doing "Symphonic...

    Indiana Wind Symphony is doing "Symphonic Prelude--Black Is the Color..." in a couple of weeks.
  5. Replies
    5
    Views
    3,670

    Loved the way he played that Connstellation!

    Loved the way he played that Connstellation!
  6. Replies
    12
    Views
    4,517

    Ann... The big question remains unasked, hence...

    Ann...
    The big question remains unasked, hence unanswered:
    In what kind of ensemble are you playing?
    If you are in a brass band, a baritone will be ok on a baritone part, not on a euphonium part...
  7. Replies
    9
    Views
    3,293

    Hi! I lived in Grantham 1n 1989-90 while I was...

    Hi!
    I lived in Grantham 1n 1989-90 while I was on an exchange program teaching at Harlaxton College!
    I played with the Grantham Concert band under MD Geoff Kirkby, but I understand the band no...
  8. Replies
    6
    Views
    2,075

    Some positive thoughts

    The two testing opportunities I had the pleasure to conduct have left me with very positive experiences:

    *I enjoyed playing two very different styles of euphonium.
    *We should all be enthusiastic...
  9. Replies
    21
    Views
    5,649

    ...and have a look at the 1st Tenor Tuba part to...

    ...and have a look at the 1st Tenor Tuba part to the Janacek Sinfionetta. I think there are about 21 consecutive of those B naturals. Add to that the Alec Wilder Sonata, that STARTS on that B natural...
  10. Replies
    4
    Views
    4,020

    Yeah, but he didn't have a very good ear for...

    Yeah, but he didn't have a very good ear for music.
    Jawel, maar hij had geen oor voor muziek!
  11. Replies
    19
    Views
    6,131

    Richard III: As I have stated, John Morgan has...

    Richard III:
    As I have stated, John Morgan has provided a marvelous set of pieces played on the Sinfonico. I most highly recommend them to your attention.
  12. Replies
    19
    Views
    6,131

    Guido, Please check out John's recordings, and...

    Guido,
    Please check out John's recordings, and I'm sure Dave will make a few. It doesn't get much better than that. My setup would most likely not present the instrument to its actual sonic quality....
  13. Replies
    19
    Views
    6,131

    Jim Tests the Wessex Sinfonico--Part One

    As part of the “Beta Boys” euphonium testing team, I had the opportunity to work with the Wessex Sinfonico euphonium for a week or so.

    Since John Morgan has given us a set of videos demonstrating...
  14. How old are the students? I've done some things...

    How old are the students? I've done some things for US 6th-7th-8th grade so 11-12-13 years old, with 1-2 years of playing experience.
  15. What grade level?

    What grade level?
  16. Replies
    7
    Views
    2,852

    I'll be posting my review SUNDAY & will do as you...

    I'll be posting my review SUNDAY & will do as you ask!
    Jim
  17. Thread: My new Doubler

    by Snorlax
    Replies
    12
    Views
    4,928

    Joe, Enjoy the Doubler! I enjoyed play-testing...

    Joe,
    Enjoy the Doubler! I enjoyed play-testing it
    I had a collection of 25 or so amateur radios from the 40s and 50s--Hammarlund, Hallicrafters, National, Johnson, etc...still have a couple in...
  18. Replies
    11
    Views
    8,448

    Bill Evans Trio--Gloria's Step from the famous...

    Bill Evans Trio--Gloria's Step from the famous Village Vanguard 1961 afternoon.
    The first ten measures--two five-bar phrases.
    I have tried to play this tune but with the five-bar phrases and the...
  19. Replies
    3
    Views
    5,016

    Yeah, but not nearly as bad as having something...

    Yeah, but not nearly as bad as having something stick your neck out for you :)
  20. Replies
    3
    Views
    5,016

    Latera Nasal Implant Surgery

    Anyone had it? If so...
    How was the actual surgery?
    How long were you off the horn?
    Did breathing become easier?
    Any unanticipated consequences?
    Thanks...

    I had it today.
  21. Replies
    28
    Views
    13,515

    What I've lost at age 69 is tongue speed. I...

    What I've lost at age 69 is tongue speed. I pulled out the Mozart Bassoon concerto the other day and tried to play at the usual tempo of 120. Couldn't get faster than 96 on the sixteenth passages! I...
  22. Replies
    14
    Views
    4,652

    John and Nick: I have a line on a Yugo that...

    John and Nick:
    I have a line on a Yugo that actually runs 100 yards before falling apart.
    Only $32,750...incredible collector car!!
  23. Replies
    14
    Views
    4,652

    The Neo is back in my hands...i'm keeping it.

    The Neo is back in my hands...i'm keeping it.
  24. Replies
    17
    Views
    6,942

    I still think the best balance point is a King or...

    I still think the best balance point is a King or Conn as I mentioned above.
    They're not terribly heavy, and the front-action valves are more ergonomic than any
    3+1 IMHO.
    A King or Conn will...
  25. Replies
    17
    Views
    6,942

    Jimmy, I'm still about 30 mins. south of Indy....

    Jimmy,
    I'm still about 30 mins. south of Indy. Smartest thing I ever did was to get the heck out of NYC in 1970.
    As to mouthpieces, here's my $0.02:
    1. Using euphonium-sized mouthpieces on a...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4