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You know you’ve got days when you know you should have got around to something much earlier, but didn’t? Like practicing a musical instrument for pleasure oa performance.
Well, a friend of my mothers was always ‘threatening’ us with a public performance of his saxophone skills – even though we lived close enough to hear the private rehearsals.
Still all the neighbourhood looked forward to the day when a musician finally came out from their modest shell to share the music they love.
All of us were treated to the intricacies of ‘Baker Street’ – or at least the into for countless hours on end. Sometimes you could even hear most of the song, played a little falteringly, but complete nonetheless.
I would often keep my eye out for sheet music for the fledgling sax player and Read the rest of this entry »