Hi Reed Lizard Fans! As most of you know, I had some serious problems with my left lung this year. I finally had surgery on August 3, and recovery has been going really well. I had the website turned on for a few days last week for maintenance, but I have not fully re-started the [...]
Join us at NYU tomorrow (Wednesday) November 12 at 12:30pm! I will be leading a class/discussion on reed techniques, performance practice, and historical instruments. This is a unique opportunity to see and hear Reed Lizard in person for free! 35 W 4th St, room 879
Check out the Reed Lizard in this PBS NewsHour spot from earlier this summer! Watch Artists Learn Art of Business to Brave Tough Economic Times on PBS. See more from PBS NewsHour.
The main oboe andbassoon festival of the year swept into Redlands, CA like a cloud of reed dust las month, and I think everyone would agree it was a huge success. Los Angeles, only 1 hour away, has such a thriving double reed community that the entire convention felt like a giant homecoming game. Not [...]
ReedLizard is hitting the road! Visit the booth at the upcoming IDRS convention in Redlands, CA. Don’t miss great photo opportunities, deals, special products, instrument demos, and of course lots of REEDS!
Check out this article about Reed Lizard, complete with behind-the-scenes video about the Lizard workshop!
Obviously the Reed Lizard has just gotten a make-over! Take some time to look around and enjoy! We are still working out a few details, and you may notice other changes in the near future, but we are super excited that it’s up and running.
The Masterclass on January 19th in New York with Stephen Hammer was a huge success! Lindsay McIntosh, Allen Hamrick, Kendra Hawley, and Ellen Hindson played beautifully and Mr. Hammer gave a fascinating speech on rhetoric in performance and rhetorical gestures in music. At the end, everyone got to try out several baroque oboes, oboes d’amore, [...]
Read about the award for Reed Lizard on the Juilliard website!
Join us for a masterclass with the historical winds expert, Stephen Hammer! Starting with a lecture on finding rhetorical gestures in baroque music, participants will be coached on phrasing, articulations, and interpretation of 18th century repertoire. Modern and baroque players are welcome. Saturday, January 19th, 2-5pm. 300 W. 43rd St, room 401C $25 for participants [...]