Monday, July 28, 2008

4th of July at Balboa Park

Hubby, Hal, and I all dressed up for the 4th of July program in Balboa Park. I played my musical saw and the audiance seemed to enjoy listening and singing along with some of the melodies.
Laura has helped me to add a small sample of the music the saw makes for those who choose to hear it. Some say it sounds "SPOOKY", mostly young children think so. Hope you enjoy it!
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Thoughts on Life and Millinery. said...

You and Laura are so smart; I can never get a video to embed on my blog!

I hope you will put more clips of your playing your saw, I just love hearing you play! said...

Hi Barbara,

You are so cool!
I wonder how long you've been playing the saw.
I love your dress, too.
If ever you happen to visit NYC in July... we have an annual musical saw festival (you can see info here: ) - it sure would be great to have you perform there!

All the best,

Saw Lady

Brian & Charlotte Carper said...

I loved the song !! I can't imagine how one goes about learning to play a saw. I wish we had grown up closer, geographically, so you and your mom could have taught me how to dance and paint and do fun stuff like that. (OK, I really don't need another hobby, but it looks fun).

I'm so glad you are blogging. It is such a cool way to keep connected. I hope you have been able to check out our blogs.... they get kind of silly sometimes, but life is easier with a smile. Love, Charlotte