Month: December 2006

Organic Rhythm

I used to play in a woodwind quintet, the wind equivalent of a string quartet. It was a pretty decent group made up of successful freelancers from around town in Washington, DC. During one rehearsal, we had trouble playing some…

Trying out new equipment

Musicians are as reliant on their equipment as they are their arms and legs. Great equipment is half the battle to playing well. But the search is not so easy. I’ve been trying out new mouthpieces for months now. Actually,…