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  1. Electronic Equipment
    Hello, I would like to play in most cases saxophone (sopran, alto, tenor) on busking events or for example in gardenparties. Now I look for an amp which has batteries/accu and enough power. Futher instruments which I play are: EWI, keyboard/stagepiano. Sometimes together with a singer or...
  2. Jazz and Improvisation
    So me and a few friends (a trumpet player and a trombone player) got done with a concert today and were not doing anything, so we decided to just start playing our instruments and "jamming" in the key of Bb (trom on a bass line, trumpet on a melody type thing, sax on the middle harmony) and it...
  3. Recordings, Movies
    This made me smile... And laugh. I couldn't understand how people could just walk by this busker like he wasn't there! *** http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DNdZ5rNhcGo&feature=youtube_gdata_player
  4. SOTW Member Recordings & Reviews
    There's a subway trio in New York, 2 tenors and a drum kit, you have to see. They're called Moon Hooch and they're drawing crowds on the bedford and union station platforms. Big upbeat funky jazz sound. Quite a few youtube posts worth a look...
  5. Brand Name Players ...
    I found this poignant film on the Guardian's website today. I hope people around the world can watch this: http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/video/2010/sep/13/kalaparusha-maurice-mcintyre-horn-starvation-box It shows him busking on the NYC subway and in rehearsals, plus some footage from home.
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