Otis Hayes has a Gig!
Yes! The rumors are true advisory Board Member Otis Hayes has a gig. If you can come by and see him, it is open to the public.
Saturday May 16, 2015
21550 Oxnard St. # 125
Woodwind Hills, CA 91367
7:00pm – 10:00pm
Otis Hayes III Vibraphone/Vocals
Ed Roth Piano
Scott Kay Drums
David Stanton Part 2: In one of my current teaching positions, I lead an ensemble of 65 4th and 5th grade woodwind players from the entire school district of 10 elementary schools who have been designated by their teachers as "advanced". One of my favorite moments each week is before the class starts when the boys and girls are arriving from the different schools, getting out their flutes, oboes, clarinets, and saxophones to warm up. This can be, of course, quite cacophonous, but many times out of this chaos one or two start to play one of the pieces we've been working ...
From David Stanton Part 1
When I was in 4th grade, I came home from school one September day after the music assembly and announced to my mother that I wanted to play the violin. Although I wasn't really aware of it at the time, my parents were just managing to get by financially. My mother gently suggested, "Well, your father plays the clarinet and we already have a clarinet. Why don't you play the clarinet?" That sounded fine to me, and I quickly agreed. That moment began a love affair with music that has been going on for over 50 years. The Rheuben ...
Lanny Morgan on Advisory Board
We are very happy to have the great Jazz Alto Saxophonist Lenny Morgan as a new member of our Advisory Board. Lanny has played with SuperSax, Maynard Ferguson, Si Zentner, Bob Florence, Bill Holman, Natlie Cole and countless jazz greats.
Shortly in our education sheet music free downloads we will have “Lanny’s Licks” his book of jazz studies and patterns. Lanny has very graciously donated this book to help young musicians learn Jazz concepts.
Learn more about Lanny at: http://www.lannymorgan.com/