When asking for advice from a website:

I have had my website for nearly 20 years now, and for nearly all that time I have been receiving emails from people around the world about all kinds of saxophones. I do my best to reply to everyone, but I admit, there have been times when I’ve gotten too…

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A Creatively Absurd Practice Space

Here in British Columbia there has been a blitz on educating drivers about the hazards of being behind the wheel while distracted. This educational blitz began in response to a number of deaths due to distracted driving, which ultimately led to new legislation that came effect on January 1, 2010. If you break…

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How To Sax Up Your Decor

Last week I managed to get my mirror image Italian tenors—an Orsi-stencilled La Monte and a mystery Gallotone—hung in my foyer. I had the brilliant idea that they would look good on opposite sides of the mirror. Add a 1960s ashtray and a couple of reupholstered chairs that originally came from…

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Vintage Orsi Catalogue

A few weeks ago I was contacted by a reader of my blog who happened to have a vintage Orsi catalogue. Since I have written both here in my weblog, and on my main site, about my La Monte tenor (an Orsi stencil), he thought I thought I might appreciate copies of the catalogue’s saxophone…

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