Month: February 2010

Historical Perspective: Joan A. Lamb’s Contribution as a World War II Musician and Educator

 History is only as accurate as it is portrayed.  What historical knowledge scholars, educators, and the general public acquire is essentially based on a reservoir of facts and interpretations that have been arranged in chronological order by past historians.  Unfortunately, this string of events that we call “history” has some major gaps that have not […]

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Listening to Brass

I am going to take a quick break from focusing on the ladies in brass to provide an outline for today’s listening class.  Visit the links for more information.  Enjoy! 1. Osteoblast, Derek Bourgeois •    For 8 trombones•    From New Trombone Collective’s CD New•    Commissioned by New Trombone Collective•    NTC website 2.  Brass Quintet No. […]

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