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On her quest to learn the musical saw, Ruby Wright delves into the history of the instrument, gets advice on how to play, and armed with a piece of music composed for her, travels from West Norwood to California to enter the Saw Off competition at the International Musical Saw Association’s annual festivalDownload part 1 here Cutting My Teeth part 2 On the day of the International Musical Saw Association’s annual festival in California, novice saw player Ruby Wright talks to a woman with a tap dancing cat, an 88 year old who’s too old to play but still manufactures the instruments and the man who many players regard as the best in the world. All of whom will be stiff competition at the Saw Off contest…Download part 2 here
Broadcast by Resonance FM in March 2008

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2 Comments

  1. HOw gutted am I that I missed it…is there a copy? I’d love to hear it.

    I’m taking a few months off from work to chill out a bit…

    lxxxxxxx

  2. A magnificent saw-de-force Ruby, I loved every second, and will now download part 2


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