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Another Jazzy Day

December 20, 2011
By Erin326 GOLD, Spokane, Washington
Erin326 GOLD, Spokane, Washington
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Favorite Quote:
The silence isn't so bad
'Till I look at my hands and feel sad
'Cause the spaces between my fingers
Are right where yours fit perfectly.....

"Baba-you-by-you-dit! Now-ohh." We sang it right back at him. When he added more, we kept singing it back. Then he let us play the line. Yes! I get the majority of the notes correct. I just have to practice a little at home. He shouts, "From the TOP!" Someone asked if he meant the very top. He says yes. "A 1, a 2, a 1, 2, 3, GO!!" And away we went. I get the first page. The second is harder, but I made it! The final ending. Halfway through he says, "Last note!" I played a B flat. Like I was supposed to. Then someone told him that he had skipped two bars. He made a corny joke. I imagine myself putting away my music and taking my sax to the holding room. He signals the end of our hard, yet fun, hour of practice. I am free to talk to my friends. Here comes the drama!!

The author's comments:
Jazz band. What more can I say?

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Kai17 GOLD said...
on Jan. 11 2012 at 9:24 pm
Kai17 GOLD, Spokane, Washington
17 articles 5 photos 339 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Where to, Miss?"
"To the stars."

Great job! :) So captures jb. (Jazz band. Not the other jb....the evil one...)