Hire a Trumpet Player To Play The Last Post on Anzac Day or Remembrance Day in Sydney

One of the expectations of being a trumpet player is being able to play “The Last Post”. I learned this many years ago and have performed it publicly many times. It gives me a thrill to be able to pay this emotion-stirring piece of music. On the 25th April (and also on 11th November) Australians …

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Who Remembers Keith Stirling, Australian Jazz Legend?

Who Remembers Keith Stirling, Australian Jazz Legend? Keith Stirling was a jazz trumpeter who passed away in 2003, but lives on courtesy of You Tube. This clip (below) also includes former Head of Jazz Studies at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Craig Scott, on bass. Other musicians are Jay Stewart on piano, Ron Lemke on …

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Marriage Equality- Yes, We Are Open For Business

Marriage Equality- Yes We Are Open For Business The Slide McBride band would like to congratulate Australia for voting for marriage equality. The members of my band and my family anxiously anticipated the results from the marriage equality plebiscite and then as the bill passed the Upper and finally through the Lower House. It was …

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