27. December 2010 · Comments Off · Categories: Read Online

Bored at work — picked up the English Horn for the first time, ever. Using the reed dry

Um. Okay. (I can tell you it was a bad idea.)

27. December 2010 · Comments Off · Categories: Videos

0:13

I had no clue … did you? ;-)

… and others have gone and improvised …

& how about a fugue?

27. December 2010 · Comments Off · Categories: Oboe Outside, OutsideMyWorld™

… a different way of looking about my “oboe outside” entries:

“Gabriel’s Oboe” by Morricone, from the movie “The Mission”

27. December 2010 · Comments Off · Categories: Ramble

I’m guessing I won’t have much to blog about here for the next week or so. The oboe and English horn are taking a holiday. They are in their cases, and happily so. I am feeling amazingly lazy and I am trying not to feel guilty about it.

I usually have some posts I can put up when I’m running on empty — and I most certainly am running on empty right now — but at the moment I don’t have many ready to go. Whenever I get to this sort of “what in the world do I have to say?” point I wonder if it’s time to hang up the blog brain and let it all go. But of course I haven’t ever managed to actually do that! We’ll see what happens this time ….