Monthly Archives: December 2007

Christmas Hits

Here are the hits from under the Christmas Tree this year…

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Mark Wolfe (1956-2007)

This is a beautiful tribute to a fellow tuba player who died tragically Thursday. I got to know him when I was stationed in California, he was the tubaist with the Sacramento Symphony. His wife Peggy was pregnant with their … Continue reading

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Burning Tuba Man

Here’s a must-view for all tubaheads; David Silverman playing his flaming sousaphone. If you like that, check him out in a surreal version of Brittany Spear’s “Oops, I did it again”! And finally, this video shows you how multi-talented Silverman … Continue reading

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Yuletide Tubas

This time of year tubas generally get a lot of attention, thanks mostly to TubaChristmas, which was founded by Harvey Phillips to honor his teacher, Bill Bell, who was born on December 25, 1902. Here’s a sample of some of … Continue reading

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Slideshow of Holiday Tubas

I just discovered this slideshow of Holiday Tubas from the Cedar Rapids Gazette – sounds great! Nice job everyone. Powered by ScribeFire.

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