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Nosotros-Videos Chadd James on Flute

  Teaching and playing are different animals. Most musicians play and teach music but it is teaching that pays their bills. There are lots of filters and bends in pipes that keep a teacher's message from reaching his students gas tank. If Chadd could just run a...

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LaFonda Hotel Part of the Santa Fe History

The LaFonda Hotel has been a fixture in Santa Fe going back decades. The current hotel was built in 1922 on a downtown site where the first Santa Fe hotel was built in 1607 when Spaniards came to town. It is on the register of the Historic Hotels of America, was once...

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Out with the Old/In with the New At the " River of Lights "

Part of the Albuquerque Botanical Gardens " River of Lights "  package for $110.00 per couple is cleansing souls. After the train ride, those who participate, write bad memories from the past year on a piece of paper, fold the paper, and toss it into the fire....

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Snow Day Albuquerque Foothills, December 2018

There are four seasons in Albuquerque. We are dry and hot in the summer, cooler and dry in the fall, cold and dry in the winter,  windy and warm and dry in the spring. We are high desert and only get ten inches of rain a year, if lucky.  Last night's snow...

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Cooped Up Stan's Chicken House

Stan has had chickens for a few years. They weren't something he wanted but his adopted kids wanted egg laying chickens so he built them a first rate chicken coop, feeds them, keeps their cage clean, and can't kill the chickens because his daughter would cry. " Do...

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Sax Rats- Video Holiday Stroll, Old Town, Albuquerque, 2018

People come to the Old Town Plaza for the annual Christmas Stroll, saunter down lumanaria lined sidewalks and blocked off streets, shop and eat, enjoy friends and family, stand under Christmas mistletoe, lick candy canes, and listen to street musicians.. If they like...

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Sax Rats in Old Town Holiday Stroll -2018

Sax Rats is a saxophone quartet - two alto saxes, a tenor sax, and a baritone sax.  It is cold this evening as we load Dan's van, drive down, set up, begin our first set at the Holiday Stroll in Old Town, Albuquerque, with "Jingle Bells." There is, we agree, a...

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Asia in Sandstone Amarillo College Museum

Some sculptures are behind glass, others are open to visitors to peer at closely, peek at the small shadows in the creases of the faces. Some of the work is utilitarian, made to ornament balustrades and pillars. Other works stood in temples before kneeling worshipers...

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