Who is Jim Morrison?

When we speak of great trumpet players, names such as Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Maynard Ferguson, Wynton Marsalis roll from our lips. But how familiar is the name Jim Morrison, and I am not speaking of the member of the famous rock band of the ‘60s; the Doors? If you…

Controlling Your Nerves Part 2

I have written earlier on the subject of nervousness while performing and most of my material dealt with the preparation for your performance. My suggestions were directed at learning your material to the point of perfection and once this has been achieved, most nervous anxieties will be lessened. There are…

Advanced Midi Arranging- Part 2

“Air from Water Music Suite in F” Download instructions and examples here- Midi Arranging Advanced-Pt 2 Adjust note values Midi files will write exactly what was played when the music was first entered and for that reason, many of the notes will be cut shorter than what we would like.…

Advanced Midi Arranging – Part 1

“Air from Water Music Suite in F” Download instructions and examples here- Midi Arranging Advanced-Pt 1 1. Original Open Finale Song Writer. Use wizard to set score for four trombone lines. Change first three lines to treble clef and keep the fourth line in bass clef. Save as “Water Music-…

Getting Started At Midi Arranging

Download work sheet here- Getting Started At Midi Arranging Listen to MP3 examples here- MP3 musical examples 1. Access material for project Open your Internet Browser and paste this URL in the box at the top. http://www.barbershop.org/document-center/category/19-free-music-for-printing.html 2. Print sheet music Print out sheet music for “You’re a Grand Old…