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Re: Instruments?

Postby gneissisnice » July 2nd, 2008, 6:02 pm

Ugh marching band + bass drum = painful. Luckily, since I'm in wind ensemble, i get special privileges, like getting the smallest bass drum :D
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Postby theoneandonly » July 2nd, 2008, 6:21 pm

I hear the harnesses for bass drum are REALLY uncomfortable. True?
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Postby dickyjones » July 2nd, 2008, 7:37 pm

Yeah, bass drum is somewhat bad until you've carried a xylophone. They're the worst, probably followed by quads.
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Postby theoneandonly » July 2nd, 2008, 7:52 pm

I believe Elizabeth calls it, "The Ovary Crusher."
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Re: Instruments?

Postby science_geek » July 7th, 2008, 10:27 pm

I am teaching myself the ukulele.
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Postby Sheogorath » July 8th, 2008, 10:39 am

Where is all the low brass?

I play baritone myself.
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Postby dudeincolorado » July 8th, 2008, 4:06 pm

any other 2nd violins here?
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Postby sciolykid101 » July 11th, 2008, 9:36 am

science_geek wrote:I am teaching myself the ukulele.

Good luck! :D
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Re: Instruments?

Postby science_geek » July 11th, 2008, 9:56 am

sciolykid101 wrote:
science_geek wrote:I am teaching myself the ukulele.

Good luck! :D


Do you play the ukulele?
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Postby sciolykid101 » July 11th, 2008, 10:11 am

science_geek wrote:
sciolykid101 wrote:
science_geek wrote:I am teaching myself the ukulele.

Good luck! :D


Do you play the ukulele?

No, I play the violin.
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Re: Instruments?

Postby Mr. Cool » July 14th, 2008, 2:52 pm

sciolykid101 wrote:
science_geek wrote:Do you play the ukulele?

No, I play the violin.

You beast at it, too. :)
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Postby sciolykid101 » July 14th, 2008, 3:21 pm

Thanks, you are really awesome on your guitar at Jazz Band! ;)
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Re: Instruments?

Postby marylandscioly550 » July 15th, 2008, 10:10 am

dudeincolorado wrote:any other 2nd violins here?


no...

first violin all the way!!!!!!
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Postby dudeincolorado » July 15th, 2008, 1:27 pm

oh well at least there are violins... i like harmony tho oh well ;)
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Re: Instruments?

Postby chzlover3 » July 15th, 2008, 8:10 pm

guitar, piano, teaching myself drums. drums is not as easy as i thought it would be. i really want to learn mandolin. that would be awesome.
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