16. January 2006 · Comments Off on Recent Searchers · Categories: imported, Ramble

Several people have done a search in the past 24 hours on private + bassoon + lesson + San Jose. I just wanted to say that I would be happy to give you a few names of some bassoon teachers if you just email me at oboe at speakeasy dot com. So drop me a line and I’ll supply you with some info.

16. January 2006 · Comments Off on Music Quote · Categories: imported, Quotes

There ought to be but one large art warehouse in the world, to which the artist could carry his art-works and from which he could carry away whatever he needed. As it is, one must be half a tradesman.

-Ludwig van Beethoven

(I would like to suggest one large reed warehouse, thank you very much. I doubt I’d bring much to the place—I suppose I could try and get a couple of recordings done, though—but I guarantee I’d tote away a reed or two … or fifty.)