Wednesday 4 April 2018
Comments Off on Wrong Place, Wrong Time
This evening, I managed to turn up not only a few minutes late to band practise but at the wrong venue, too! I was a bit thrown out by the combination of lighter evenings and an earlier start time so … Continue reading
Friday 16 June 2017
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On Saturday evening I’m playing in a scratch jazz group as part of the Music for a Summer Evening event at St Nicholas, Marston. It’s a free event (6-8pm) and the group is playing some songs in the first half … Continue reading
Tuesday 10 January 2017
Comments Off on Getting a Groove On
Term has started again for the String Project, with our first rehearsal of 2017. Cool beans, with a bit of catching up, a smidgen of revision of existing songs and lots of jamming.
Saturday 1 October 2016
Comments Off on Fruitflies Like a Banana
Someone will get the Terry Pratchett reference. Meanwhile, time flies and I need to get to a short rehearsal before its time to head across to the Donnington Community Centre for tonight’s String Project performance. Better saddle up and go!
Saturday 24 October 2015
Comments Off on The Thin Red One
The double bass sounds lovely but is cumbersome to lug around and sometimes awkward to get in or out of its case so, for a short extra rehearsal with The String Project this afternoon, I decided to take down my … Continue reading