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About sjonesjrmd

Orthopedic Surgeon by training, a Jazz player since the 4th grade, Dr Jones is now retired and playing around north Georgia.

Guilt of the web blog…..

The weblog is a great place for me to put down my thoughts in a more complete way than FB or Twitter or whatever and to let “everyone” know what is going on with my music etc.  When things get … Continue reading

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Who says you cant play in a marching band as an adult??

I know there are a lot of drum and bugle corps out there and very good ones too. But Monday , on Craigs list and on FB there appeared this ad for 75 marching band players from 6am to 12 … Continue reading

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For those who might want to know..

Soprano  Yamaha strait / fixed strait neck  Rico Jazz Select 2H meyer hard rubber Alto    Selmer Mark VI  (formerly owned by Jay Davidson) Rico Jazz Select 2H  RPC Hard rubber with small baffle Tenor  Yamaha 82Z  (selmer Mark VI for … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

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Wow, has it been that long?

Well Merry Christmas to one and all. You are all loved and cherished and I appreciate all of you. ( Even the ones I don’t like.) Lots going on in the family. My mother in law is now moving to Cartersville … Continue reading

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BUSY!!!

So a lot has happened since last I took finger to keyboard.  Trump Won. There is that. Music, well, I am going to Portugal in January with the same crew that I was with in Berlin playing Jazz at several … Continue reading

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They want an Audition tape…..

So if you have been reading this stuff, you know I am going to Portugal to play with a jazz combo. This group with only a few small changes went to Berlin last year or so. The keyboard player cant … Continue reading

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