Monthly Archives: July 2008

Skydiver + Sousaphone = “Medic!”

You have probably seen this incredible footage of a skydiver landing into an Army Band. Not funny, but amazing to see. You may also want to see this article about the last sousaphone standing. “I just heard the parachuter kind … Continue reading

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The Kransky Sisters!

Please check out the Kransky Sisters on YouTube!

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Kansas City Vacation

Since moving to Iowa from Massachusetts four years ago, my family and I have tried to visit one major midwestern city each summer. Our first trip was to St. Louis, but we have also had brief visits to Minneapolis and … Continue reading

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Northwestern Master Classes

Last week I attended a week of master classes at Northwestern University presented by Rex Martin, Professor of Tuba at NU, and Gene Pokorny, principal tubaist with the Chicago Symphony (you may have heard of them 😉 I arrived with … Continue reading

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