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by PhilipEdCarlson
Wed Dec 05, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Mouthpieces
Topic: WTB/S/T: DE Parts
Replies: 9
Views: 1187

WTB: DE L106XTC2

WTB: DE L106XTC2
that's:
Lexan 106 Rim
XTC Cup
C2 Shank
by PhilipEdCarlson
Thu Aug 02, 2018 6:15 am
Forum: Modification & Repair
Topic: I miss the Holton Bass Mods threads!
Replies: 47
Views: 3034

Re: I miss the Holton Bass Mods threads!

What do you want to do to yours? When you say building it up, is it complete, and you're just making it better, or do you have a couple parts and want to complete it? (I'm just curious because I've got one. Wondering what modifications people (like you) would want.)
by PhilipEdCarlson
Tue Jul 31, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Instruments & Parts
Topic: FS or Trade: Interesting Medium Bore 8H
Replies: 19
Views: 2036

Re: FS or Trade: Interesting Medium Bore 8H

I think I would love your slide on my 88HCL! But, I just bought a Hammond A-105 and think I'll be a month or two before I can save up the $400... I actually was working at saving for the whole horn, but then about the time you sold the bell I started filling out my DE collection and got distracted b...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Wed Jul 25, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Reynolds Contempora; Cleveland; .500 bore.
Replies: 5
Views: 492

Re: Reynolds Contempora; Cleveland; .500 bore.

I did find a note tucked in the lining of the case. It says, "Tommy D, enjoy the blow!" The note is signed "Glen Muller" or maybe it's " Miller", I can't tell, it's a little hard to read. Looking at it again, I think it's "Miller". Maybe the trombone was a present to this Tommy D person. (there was...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Fri Jul 20, 2018 11:57 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Mouthpieces
Topic: WTB/S/T: DE Parts
Replies: 9
Views: 1187

Re: WTB/S/T: DE Parts

Someone asked to see these rims. the eMail address bounced and I can'tsee a way to attach pics to the PM so I'll post them here.
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by PhilipEdCarlson
Fri Jul 20, 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Pre-Selmer Buescher?
Replies: 9
Views: 522

Re: Pre-Selmer Buescher?

SirJohn wrote:
Fri Jul 20, 2018 6:30 pm
Philip - Do you have any pictures of what "The Buescher" looks like and can you date the serial number?
1927
This one also says "The Buescher" but it also has "410" on it. both of them are True-Tone
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by PhilipEdCarlson
Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:37 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Pre-Selmer Buescher?
Replies: 9
Views: 522

Re: Pre-Selmer Buescher?

SirJohn wrote:
Fri Jul 20, 2018 6:30 pm

Philip - Do you have any pictures of what "The Buescher" looks like and can you date the serial number?
1931
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by PhilipEdCarlson
Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Pre-Selmer Buescher?
Replies: 9
Views: 522

Re: Pre-Selmer Buescher?

SirJohn wrote:
Fri Jul 20, 2018 6:30 pm
Philip - Do you have any pictures of what "The Buescher" looks like and can you date the serial number?
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by PhilipEdCarlson
Fri Jul 20, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Pre-Selmer Buescher?
Replies: 9
Views: 522

Re: Pre-Selmer Buescher?

Since you have a couple, do you mind talking a little about tone and playability in comparison to the usual suspects? My True-Tone 410 looks a lot like this one: https://www.dillonmusic.com/used-buescher-the-buescher-410-tenor-trombone.html (crazy price) I've had a difficult time playing it. As I m...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Fri Jul 20, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Pre-Selmer Buescher?
Replies: 9
Views: 522

Re: Pre-Selmer Buescher?

I'd like to know more about them too! I've got two, and they are BEAUTIFUL to look at! With the counter weights soldered into the tuning slide! One of them "The Buescher" really sounds great to me. the slides aren't up to snuff yet. I think my "410 Tru-Tone" still sound great too when I get a mouthp...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Thu Jul 19, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Mouthpieces
Topic: WTB/S/T: DE Parts
Replies: 9
Views: 1187

Re: WTB/S/T: DE Parts

Updated Lists Bump! Got to experiment with lots of parts in the last few weeks! Thanks to MattK and NeoBri for guidance and borrowed parts! (I'll probably shave after a big family event next month.) Now I've got some parts I know I won't be using as well as a direction I want to go with my Bass Trom...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:47 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: Stanford Jazz Institute Workshop
Replies: 4
Views: 1272

Re: Stanford Jazz Institute Workshop

BflatBass wrote:
Thu Jul 19, 2018 12:35 pm
I'm not going but I was just wondering, is this an annual thing?
I'm thinking maybe next year if I can afford it.

Robert
Yeah, me too. I just went to the JA Camp last week. It was just great, but I'm thinking the weather in PaloAlto might be more... temperate!
by PhilipEdCarlson
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:31 am
Forum: (Classifieds) Everything Else
Topic: FS: Custom Arrangements for You!
Replies: 5
Views: 1567

Re: FS: Custom Arrangements for You!

Neo Bri wrote:
Sun Jul 15, 2018 8:10 pm
Bach5G wrote:
Sun Jul 15, 2018 1:12 pm
Rough cost of an big band arrangement of a pop (M Jackson, Sting) tune?
Hey Bach,

I emailed you. Thanks!
I'm curious too!

(only curious at this point though, seems like something that'd be interesting to know. I expectit could be a wide range with lots of variables)
by PhilipEdCarlson
Tue Jul 10, 2018 8:36 am
Forum: Performance
Topic: Jamey Aebersold Camp: who's here?
Replies: 4
Views: 1082

JA Camp: Catfish & Religion

Nice. How was the fish? Apparently, I've heard mention in the halls, Jamey loves deep fried food. So do i! Loved the Hush Puppies. Glad I had the Catfish. hopefully I'll remember I had the catfish so I can try something else any time I go to a fish place again! just now, as I write, in Musicianship...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Mon Jul 09, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: Jamey Aebersold Camp: who's here?
Replies: 4
Views: 1082

Re: Jamey Aebersold Camp: who's here?

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by PhilipEdCarlson
Mon Jul 09, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: Jamey Aebersold Camp: who's here?
Replies: 4
Views: 1082

Jamey Aebersold Camp: who's here?

I was thinking it'd be fun to get together for lunch. Like a Virtual TC (you know, but in real life).

I'm at:
801:694:2478
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sun Jul 08, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Mouthpiece suggestions
Replies: 23
Views: 1562

Re: Mouthpiece suggestions

Doug Elliott rushed out a Lexan XT106 rim so I could have it at the Aebersold Camp. today at the sorting audition my judges said they liked my sound. one commented on the surprisingly BIG DE rim on the small horn (Olds Super), he said it sounded like it was the right setup (106XTC2) for me. Thanks f...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Wed Jul 04, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: Performance
Topic: What we're doing
Replies: 175
Views: 16504

Re: What we're doing: JASJW

PhilipEdCarlson wrote:
Tue Jul 03, 2018 10:30 pm
just pulling out n driving to Louisville for the last Jamey Aebersold's Summer Jazz Workshop!

leaving Salt Lake City at 22:30!

planned stops in Denver and KC
of course the plan wasto leave at 08:00 this morning! missed that!
just made it to Denver!
by PhilipEdCarlson
Tue Jul 03, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: What we're doing
Replies: 175
Views: 16504

What we're doing: JASJW

just pulling out n driving to Louisville for the last Jamey Aebersold's Summer Jazz Workshop!

leaving Salt Lake City at 22:30!

planned stops in Denver and KC
of course the plan wasto leave at 08:00 this morning! missed that!
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sun Jul 01, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Instruments & Parts
Topic: WTB: Budget Pro Small Bore
Replies: 4
Views: 543

Re: WTB: Budget Pro Small Bore

I've got too many small bore horns! I'm planning to sell the ones listed below, but haven't taken the time to put them out there. These are all smaller than what you're looking for, some more expensive. The slides are good, but I think all but one could benefit from a trip to the SlideDr (the one t...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Wed Jun 27, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Mouthpieces
Topic: WTB/S/T: DE Parts
Replies: 9
Views: 1187

WTB/S/T: DE Parts

WTB/WTS used DougElliott Mouthpiece Parts Three lists below DE parts I'd like to add to my collection, parts I'd like to sell and parts I'm holding onto. I figure I'll just update this message as my wants change then do an update bump. I'm wanting to try out lots of permutations to get pieces diale...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Mon Jun 25, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: (Classifieds) Instruments & Parts
Topic: FS: King 2B H.N. White Late 1940s
Replies: 4
Views: 545

Re: FS: King 2B H.N. White Late 1940s

patrickbuie wrote:
Sun Jun 24, 2018 11:56 pm
SOLD
:good:
Time for a bike ride?
by PhilipEdCarlson
Fri Jun 22, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Schilke M6.0
Replies: 10
Views: 1880

Re: Schilke M6.0

BGuttman wrote:
Fri Jun 22, 2018 5:10 pm
But I have my Doug Elliott 114/L/L7 which is great for me.
All right, now, I don't see "7" backbores listed on the DE website. (haven't seen a 6 either there's the 6E (gotta get one of those) but no a plain "6")
I've wondered why.

What is a 7?
by PhilipEdCarlson
Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Cases for Mouthpieces (lots of Mouthpieces)
Replies: 12
Views: 1542

Re: Cases for Mouthpieces (lots of Mouthpieces)

20180510_222414.jpg I got this Bach Mouthpiece Display Case some years ago on eBay. I'd like to get another one to separate ss/ls. The case is designed for 30. The three in the center and one other oddly placed one are not in slots. The lid is detachable for display purposes. It's great for transpo...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Student upgrade from Blessing B88-O
Replies: 35
Views: 1808

Re: Student upgrade from Blessing B88-O

Now the other thing he is begging for is his own bass. Now that's the ticket! You got the dough to get him a horn, keep the 88 and add a bass! In fact, my suggestion is save the dough for an entry level indy and keep playing the school horn 'till you got enough to get him a good bass that'll get hi...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:34 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Student upgrade from Blessing B88-O
Replies: 35
Views: 1808

Re: Student upgrade from Blessing B88-O

Isn't the B88 was a decent copy of an 88H? It is my understanding that an 88H is good enough for any level of playing. There are lots of reasons to go with a 42 over an 88. I can't imagine most of them applying at even a 'high level' in high school. I plan to get a 42 when I end up in an orchestra t...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sat Jun 16, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Beuscher Small Shank
Replies: 1
Views: 444

Beuscher Small Shank

Do DE Alto S shanks fit Buescher Trombones? I've got two Buescher trombones. They each have their own mouthpieces, but they are quite small. The Rims and cups are small, but the problem is the shanks are extra small. My other mouthpieces don't drop in very far. I just started using an XTC with a C2 ...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Thu Jun 14, 2018 12:15 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Conn 62H bass trombone bell compatibility
Replies: 19
Views: 1279

Re: Conn 62H bass trombone bell compatibility

Burgerbob wrote:
Wed Jun 13, 2018 2:44 pm
fabled "no tuning" option
Before now, I have only heard one other person mention this. Would the 70H Bell/72H be the best option for it?

I borrowed a double Hagman valved 72H for a week and LOVED it! I dream of having something similar with the 72H slide/70H bell.
the
7270H2HI
by PhilipEdCarlson
Mon Jun 11, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Yamaha YSL 646
Replies: 10
Views: 1225

Re: Yamaha YSL 646

What's "Artist" mean?
I guessing it's either specked by a celeb or, more likely, it means "step up".
by PhilipEdCarlson
Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Instruments & Parts
Topic: Two great horns for sale - Now accepting Paypal
Replies: 17
Views: 2673

Re: Two great horns for sale - price reduced again or BO

Neo Bri wrote:
Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:15 pm
It is worth noting that the seller does not accept PayPal and prefers cashier's check. I tried but no go.
now that's faith for ya
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: Teaching & Learning
Topic: Using Abersold Books 1 & 24
Replies: 1
Views: 403

Using Abersold Books 1 & 24

Who's into the Abersold System? Book 1 has a set of 20 exercises with play along tracks to play 8 bars of each exercise in each of three keys (F-7, Eb-7 & D-7). I've always wondered why these three keys instead of all 12. Now that i have Book 24 with a track of all Dorian scales for 16 bars each, wo...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Instruments & Parts
Topic: FS: JP RATH 236 ALTO TROMBONE
Replies: 3
Views: 478

Re: FS: JP RATH 236 ALTO TROMBONE

I played one of these this afternoon. Lots of fun!
If I wasn't planing my next horn to be a six string bass guitar...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Fri Jun 01, 2018 6:22 am
Forum: Tangents
Topic: The Bunker
Replies: 88
Views: 8956

Re: The Bunker

I guess hanging from the ceiling like that must be some late night tomfoolery. Vampires? what's that about? It did that in Preview too, so I knew it'd be upside-down. I tried editing the original pic. Flipped it upside-down thinking TC would flip it right side up. That didn't work so I went back to...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:58 am
Forum: Comments & Suggestions
Topic: Anonymity
Replies: 20
Views: 3085

Re: Anonymity

Wish TC used real names.
That's one thing FB got right! (except when it's fake)
by PhilipEdCarlson
Wed May 30, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Tangents
Topic: The Bunker
Replies: 88
Views: 8956

Re: The Bunker

A couple of us were thinking about collective nouns for trombones the other day. In having a look around the internet for suggestions I found a reference to a "plague" of conductors :D :D :D This Skeleton (¿group of trombones?) got together at a local Jazz Jam last night! 20180529_223549.jpg With s...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Mon May 28, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: what is superslick plus from the Slide Doctor video
Replies: 12
Views: 1809

Re: what is superslick plus from the Slide Doctor video

Posaunus wrote:
Mon May 28, 2018 1:08 pm
...the "Yamasnot" appellation.
imho, it could be called something much worse and it might be prudent to let it go ;)
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sun May 27, 2018 11:43 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: .500 bore mouthpieces
Replies: 30
Views: 2246

Re: .500 bore mouthpieces

Thanks Matt!
I think I got it!
Length & Interface

And Doug, Design. I assume that includes length, interface and other secret sauce stuff!
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sun May 27, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: Schilke-Dixon Mouthpiece: info please
Replies: 6
Views: 702

Schilke-Dixon Mouthpiece: info please

What size is this? 20180527_212917.jpg I understand (please confirm or correct) that Dixon was an educator in Texas that had a Schilke mouthpiece model that was sold at local, Texas, music stores. I'm interested in any other information on it. I'm currently using it on my small bore horns and I'm th...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sun May 27, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: .500 bore mouthpieces
Replies: 30
Views: 2246

Re: .500 bore mouthpieces

As an example: I have an LT102 in gold and an LT 102N in silver. I use them (interchangeably) on a G cup for a "classical" sound (I have an H cup but it's too deep) and an E cup for more commercial sound. I have an E4 backbore, and E8 and G8 backbores. I also have a D2 backbore that I will use on s...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sat May 26, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Mouthpieces
Topic: .500 bore mouthpieces
Replies: 30
Views: 2246

Re: .500 bore mouthpieces

I'm playing on his LT102 sized rim...on an array of his Cups and Shanks (B2, C3, C4, D3, D4, E4, E8, G8). Just starting out with the DE. That array looks to me like a couple thousand dollar investment! -What's the array of horns these go with? -How many LT102s go with them? (I can imagine anywhere ...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Fri May 25, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Mouthpieces
Topic: SOLD: DE bass components, Pickett and Yamaha Tenor MPC
Replies: 14
Views: 1126

Re: FS: DE bass components, Pickett and Yamaha Tenor MPC

PhilipEdCarlson wrote:
Wed May 16, 2018 4:04 pm
I'll take it for my 72.
Fits great! Thanks!
by PhilipEdCarlson
Tue May 22, 2018 12:06 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Bass Trombones- Single vs Dependent vs Independent
Replies: 107
Views: 11416

Re: Bass Trombones- Single vs Dependent vs Independent

I take my Conn62H, a dependent, because people easily recognize that it is bass trombone with double valve. When I play YBL321, a single bass, someone does not see it is bass. Assistant Conductor of my Community Orchestra recently raved about finally having a bass trombone when I showed up with a n...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sat May 19, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: 4H/12H Compaison
Replies: 1
Views: 453

Re: 4H/12H Compaison

In general, I found the 4H to be more brash and the 12H to be more mellow. Both fun to play in the high range. At a high volume the 4H sizzles, the 12H almost sizzles. At low volumes the the 4H is kinda 'meh' while the 12H is warm and beautiful.
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sat May 19, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: 4H/12H Compaison
Replies: 1
Views: 453

4H/12H Compaison

I've got too many horns! Most of them are small bore that I rarely play, so I figure if I sell 3 or 4 of the pea-shooters I should be able to add a med horn. I think I want Chris' 8H Special with the .525 EricEdwards slide. I expect I'll end up keeping a '50s Super, but when it's slide comes back fr...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Wed May 16, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: M&W custom trombones - any reviews available?
Replies: 21
Views: 2484

Re: M&W custom trombones - any reviews available?

:ugeek:
Neo Bri wrote:
Wed May 16, 2018 8:59 am
I'm probably misunderstanding the fundamental difference.
Me too!
:?: and I'm curious :?:
by PhilipEdCarlson
Wed May 16, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Mouthpieces
Topic: SOLD: DE bass components, Pickett and Yamaha Tenor MPC
Replies: 14
Views: 1126

Re: FS: DE bass components, Pickett and Yamaha Tenor MPC

K9C
That's the Remington shank, right?
If so, I'll take it for my 72.
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sat May 12, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Modification & Repair
Topic: Screwbell Pricing
Replies: 30
Views: 4197

Re: Screwbell Pricing

the conversion must alter the playing character dramatically
by PhilipEdCarlson
Sat May 12, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Yamaha 891z-Lawler - King 3B
Replies: 48
Views: 4044

Re: Yamaha 891z-Lawler - King 3B

Another good one that I didn't think of initially was the Conn 32H. 500/522 if I'm recalling rightly. I don't think I've played one but it's on the list of horns I do want to try out eventually for sure. I've heard them spoken of quite highly I've got one you could borrow. I could bring it to work ...
by PhilipEdCarlson
Thu May 10, 2018 10:46 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Instruments & Parts
Topic: WTB: 6H and 4H bell sections
Replies: 5
Views: 527

Re: WTB: 6H and 4H bell sections

My instructor said the out of round wasn't significant. Hope the corrosion shows through.
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by PhilipEdCarlson
Wed May 09, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Instruments & Parts
Topic: WTB: 6H and 4H bell sections
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Re: WTB: 6H and 4H bell sections

Depends on condition. Got pics? What about the 30H? Same bell size, no? I'll work on some pics tomorrow. Maybe a second opinion on them tomorrow night from a friend who wanted to see my collection, I don't think he's buying these type of horns, just curious, but he's an expert. The 4H is also out o...

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