I had an amusing and somewhat embarrassing incident happen at a teacher event that I attended last year. I was at an all-day music teacher workshop and was having a great time, like I usually do at this annual event. The whole day consists of hour-long clinics and sessions on a variety of topics, from teaching motion in string [...]
This video, featuring the theme from James Cameron’s Titanic performed by Matt Mulholland on the recorder, cracks my wife up in a serious way: My Heart Will Go On – Recorder By Candle Light by Matt Mulholland – YouTube.
This video (featuring Mark Gould, Principal Trumpet of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra) cracked me up in a serious way. Talk about someone who has spent his fair share of time in front of “maestros” of all sorts! HOW TO CONDUCT Lesson 1: “Ring of the Nibelungen” – YouTube.
From the archives–a story about a very strange little man who managed to disrupt a massive concert hall filled with people. Also includes a video version of the story. Have a good wekend! Jason Heath’s Double Bass Blog » Blog Archive » Flowers for Linda Eder
This is a great (and all-too-true) send-up of life as an orchestral percussionist. Hilarious in a painful way: