Ministry to Double Reed Musicians


Where do I start? 

Yes, it can be confusing! 2reed.net has thousands of files created from decades of Terry Ewell's work. Here are important items and indices to the website:

New Items:

July 2024. Updated Spanish translations for Método 4-17 to 4-20.

May-June 2024. Duet accompaniments completed for Método 1-1 to 1-10; 4-12 to 4-19. Created mp3 files for Petrovics, and Vivaldi, Concerto in C, RV 473.

April 2024. Recovered the Contrabassoon Fingering page lost by the International Double Reed Society. Updated the website for Método.

March 2024. Performance of Galliard's Sonata No. 3 and other links: https://2reed.net/bdp/bdp_baroque.html#Galliard

Feb. 2024. Continued work on Método.

Jan. 2024. Phase 1 of Método was completed on January 5th. It contains over 700 pages of materials. Phase 2 will be completed in later years with practice files for the duets.

Oct.-Nov. 2023. Método now contains over 550 pages of materials. All of the 80 lessons are now completed with futher updates possible.

June-Sept. 2023. Numerous updates to Método have been made. 

May 2023. The first drafts for all of the lessons in Método were finished. Russian and Spanish translations of the video on fingering technique.

April 2023. Russian and Spanish translations of the video on counting rests.

March 2023. Beta Testing begins for Método: Music of the Americas for Bassoon (Método: Música de las Américas para fagot). Chinese Beginning Bassoon Lesson 6. 

February 2023. Chinese Beginning Bassoon Lessons 4 and 5. Chinese, Russian, and Spanish videos for Orefici's 17th Melodic Study.

January 2023. English video for Orefici's 20th Melodic Study. Chinese, Russian, and Spanish videos for Orefici's 16th Melodic Study.

Past Updates Since 2018

Life is full of choices, for better or worse. Choices / 选择
La vida está llena de opciones, para bien o para mal. Opciones
Жизнь полна выбора, к лучшему или к худшему. Выбор

This website is developed for double reed musicians, teachers, and performers throughout the world. In this site you will find many aids to helping you grow as a performer, teacher, and person. We hope that this site will greatly encourage you as you continue to learn more about double reed performance and living as a musician. Here we are sharing our talents, knowledge, and life experiences. May God richly bless you as you visit this site.

Terry B. Ewell

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