Hi Kristin I wanted to let you know that the reeds arrived on Thursday and they may be the best ones I’ve gotten from you yet. I love them. In fact, I just had a lesson on one of them and my teacher said she was having serious reed envy. Whatever you did this time, [...]
I just recieved two baroque reed lizard reeds, and they played perfectly, immediately! Pitch and intonation just right.
What a tiny, tiny baroque oboe world! Standing on the High Line with Tatiana Daubek getting my new headshots, a lovely stranger approached, clearly surprised and fascinated by what she was seeing. No, I wasn’t wearing a costume, nor did I have something in my teeth. She asked if I actually play the baroque oboe! [...]
Practicing the new/old 1855 Triebert systeme 3 oboe which I picked up in Paris a month ago has led to some rather interesting thoughts and feelings. First of all, my right hand hurts again, which I haven’t felt since I sold my Royaloboe about 10 years ago. No, the Triebert isn’t heavy at all (in [...]