that’s what being a music major is like.
this shit is intense.
and of marching a sousa.
Here’s to not dieing!
The Serpent is a wind instrument descended from the Cornett and related to the Tuba!
Their are several versions of the instrument. The main types are a bassoonesque shape and an S curve shape. Of the S shaped Serpents there are military and church versions. Within the church version there’s the original bass version as well as contrabass (anaconda), tenor (serpent), and soprano (worm). I like those nicknames! The tenor and orginal bass range versions were the most used though. learn more
image source for b&w photo and photo of man with several ranges of the Serpent
I recommend looking at this page of the source’s website, it is an interesting article with many great pictures
i suppose this would have to be one of my horcruxes.
Violin, Tell the Sadness
Wind instrument: didjeridu
Nicole Najlis photography ©