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DB-15 Music Reading Basics via Logic Pro

Watch The Video Lesson

This is lesson DB-15 Music Reading Basics, aka Real, Real, Basic Music Theory, and is a continuation of my journal of things I have learned as an adult double bass student.

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The Wisdom of Sirach

Today’s Old Testament Mass Reading

Sirach 15:15-20

If you choose you can keep the commandments, they will save you; if you trust in God, you too shall live; he has set before you fire and water to whichever you choose, [Read More…]

Chron’s/Ulcerative Colitis (UC)

I haven’t said much about this publicly in the past, but I have Chron’s/ulcerative colitis (UC) and it is great to see the therapy that basically saved my life get some validation and recognition. The Specific Carbohydrate Diet (SCD).

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Happy New Year World!

Hallelujah Chorus iPhone Ringtone

By the way, I created an iPhone compatible ringtone of the Hallelujah Chorus. If you’d like a copy, you can find it on my music store page.

The Coming Hallelujah Chorus

I must have listened to more Christmas music this year than normal, plus we attended the Seattle Symphony’s concert of Handel’s Messiah because I got inspired to do some recording. During the holiday down time (does that really exist anyway?) [Read More…]

Sounds of the Season

Managed to capture this clip of the US Navy Band Wind Trio playing Jingle Bells prior to their free Christmas concert at the Everett Washington performing arts center. They were members of the US Navy Band Northwest based at Naval [Read More…]

Only 6 Days Until Christmas

…..Concert at Northwest Music Hall featuring the Evergreen Community Orchestra conducted by Marcin Pączkowski!!

When: Sunday 12/11 at 2:30 pm PST Where: NW Music Hall, 1402 Everett Mall Way, Everett, WA

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Evergreen Community Orchestra

Here are a few pictures from Evergreen Community Orchestra’s Sunday concert. The music included:

What’s Up at the Symphony? (Bugs Bunny’s Greatest Hits) Star Trek Through the Years Harry Potter An der schönen blauen Donau, Op.314 (aka The Blue Danube [Read More…]

A Musical Tribute to Comi-Con

Today I will be playing double bass with the Evergreen Community Orchestra’s fall concert, A Tribute to Comi-Con at 2:30 pm at Northwest Music Hall.



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