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Back from China

I returned from China on Friday 11.11.11. Waking up in Beijing and returning to Ashland all in the same day made my 11.11.11 40 hours long. Best way to recover from jet-lag– schedule a concert. The Cascade Clarinet Consort had its premiere concert on Monday. The shared concert with the Siskiyou Saxophone Orchestra made for some great photographs.

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Beautiful Night Video


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from the final Concert in Chengdu

China Haidian Street photos

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China Haidian Street photos, a set on Flickr.

I had the morning free in Beijing before teaching so I walked to a shopping mall.

China Li Lu 2011.11.4

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China Li Lu 2011.11.4, a set on Flickr.

Photos by Li Lu, Puzi’s mother.

Chengdu Saxophone Forum (1)

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Chengdu Saxophone Forum (1), a set on Flickr.

More from the Chengdu Saxophone Forum

Chengdu Saxophone Forum

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Chengdu Saxophone Forum, a set on Flickr.

I taught a master class to 150 saxophone students today in Chengdu. Tomorrow I’ll give a lecture to the same students.

China Huijia Video

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China Huijia Video, a set on Flickr.

I watched, and participated, in drumset learning at the third grade level in Huijia primary school.