July 2020

Weedon's Wanderings: 21st July 2020

ME AGAIN - WITH NEWS OF A NEW VIDEO!

I'm delighted to announce that I've now uploaded Tricks of the Trade: Part 1 to YouTube. This features dos and don'ts of using the flute sound on keyboards and organs to imitate James Galway. It's a topic which always proved popular at the festival workshops, so I hope it will provide some enjoyment and information now. Over coming weeks, and internet allowing, I shall be covering other instruments one at a time, including how to make realistic use of the violin, guitar, trumpet and so on. Click here if you'd like...

Weedon's Wanderings: 21st July 2020

ON THE HINDER-NET!

Boy, this is a novelty! I can't recall the last time our internet connection was up and running. Our first BT engineer turned up on the 22nd June, so it was certainly prior to that. And he was just the first. Since then, we've had a new router and more line-checks than a proof-read of a Wagner opera score. Still no broadband though. Not even narrowband. And, in the depths of the forest here, that means we have no phone connection either. We'd previously accepted an offer to use mobiles exclusively, connecting through broadband. So we've been...