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Had a great time at #NAMM this weekend! Playing the Sitka Spruce Bass Trombone Cup Mute here. GREAT mutes - recommended that all brass players try these. facetmutes.com ... See MoreSee Less

Mitch Butler. Please note...that's a Straight dual bore, Mick Rath BASS trombone! Professor of jazz studies at CSU East Bay. Facet Mutes Artist. We are honored to have him with us.

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Today is second Day at #NAMM. What a great time so far! If you're here come check me out at Facet Mutes....D-2038. ... See MoreSee Less

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If you're having trouble getting on planes with your axe, read this! Also click the link at the bottom of the article for tips and information about packing and traveling with instruments. ... See MoreSee Less

Great news! The U.S. Department of Transportation issued a final rule that U.S. airlines must accept musical instruments as carry-on and checked baggage on flights: 1.usa.gov/1AicdTs

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Bay Area, the first performance of the CSU East Bay Faculty Jazz Quintet is this Friday at Cafe Stritch in San Jose. Hope you can make it out as it is going to be a lot of fun. Personnel is Dann Zinn Saxophone and Woodwinds, Colin Hogan piano, Pat Klobas bass, and Alan Hall drums. Hope to see you at this special performance! ... See MoreSee Less

CSU East Bay Faculty Jazztet

January 2, 2015, 8:30pm - January 3, 2015, 12:00am

Cafe Stritch, 374 South 1st Street, San Jose, CA 95113, United States

The Premier Performance of the CSU East Bay Faculty Jazztet! Performing music from all eras of jazz - from Ellington to Marsalis and beyond. Stritch is a first rate establishment featuring some of t...

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Trombonist Mitch Butler created an event. ... See MoreSee Less

Jam session with Peppe Morrola

February 23, 2015, 3:00am - February 22, 2015, 11:00pm

Cafe Stritch, 374 South 1st Street, San Jose, CA 95113, United States

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