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"loud fast words" includes the complete lyrics from over 40 years of songwriting from @soulasylum lead singer and Local 30-73 member Dave Pirner. The book includes firsthand commentary from Pirner, reflecting on every album and song from his repertoire.
The Player Conferences Council (PCC) consists of the top elected leader of each Player Conference. The PCC has begun weekly videoconference meetings to discuss both issues specific to each group as well as common issues among all groups.
Karen Schnackenberg of @dfwmusicians has been principal librarian of the @DallasSymphony for 30 years. Even during the pandemic, she explains that orchestra librarians are still hard at work rolling out parts to players finish the season.
Husband and wife duo Duo Tachoir of @nashmusicians have release their new album "Shades of Blue". The album features a selection of original, eclectic jazz compositions for piano and vibraphone infused with blues influences.
During this time of social distancing, many musicians are finding supplemental income by teaching online music lessons to existing students and encouraging others adults and children alike to pick up an instrument. "While we wait, be creative."