Good morning! Here’s a sketch of Dudamel being his awesome self. How does his hair do that?

Good morning! Here’s a sketch of Dudamel being his awesome self. How does his hair do that?

Today’s comic - the everyday struggles of musicians. Read more here, http://oddquartet.com/2014/09/11/the-struggle/

Today’s comic - the everyday struggles of musicians. Read more here, http://oddquartet.com/2014/09/11/the-struggle/

A sketch inspired by Keiko Abe’s “Frogs”. I really like doing these, but maybe I need to branch out from marimba lit. Any suggestions for future sketches?

A sketch inspired by Keiko Abe’s “Frogs”. I really like doing these, but maybe I need to branch out from marimba lit. Any suggestions for future sketches?

A better metronome…

I think every metronome should be programmed to go to “random” or Rubato once the batteries are low. That way, you get plenty of warning before the thing dies.

Today’s comic - tumbling.

Today’s comic - tumbling.

TMEA is almost here! I will be exhibiting Thu,Fri,and Sat (Feb 13-15). Come by booth 2455 to get your very own Odd Quartet posters, t-shirts, and I will also be available to draw sketches if you want. Hopefully I’ll see some of you there!

TMEA is almost here! I will be exhibiting Thu,Fri,and Sat (Feb 13-15). Come by booth 2455 to get your very own Odd Quartet posters, t-shirts, and I will also be available to draw sketches if you want. Hopefully I’ll see some of you there!

A friendly reminder from Ludwig.
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A friendly reminder from Ludwig.

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What is it like to play prestissimo and lento? I always feel like it is harder to play slower tempos (quicksand) than it is to maintain faster tempos. Is that just me? 

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kallithebear:

j-wells:

It’s the silly things in life…

This was something that I thought of in my FIRST day of music theory class.
It’s always fun when my teacher brings up middle C, and says boom.Great way of remembering stuff :D

Your music theory teacher is an awesome human being.
BOOM!

kallithebear:

j-wells:

It’s the silly things in life…

This was something that I thought of in my FIRST day of music theory class.

It’s always fun when my teacher brings up middle C, and says boom.
Great way of remembering stuff :D

Your music theory teacher is an awesome human being.

BOOM!

"One more time. Then we’ll take a water break." - Every Band Director

"One more time. Then we’ll take a water break." - Every Band Director