Unexpected new additions to your everyday life do materialize when you start playing music. At 14 I never would have imagined that in my mid-twenties I will be scraping on pieces of cane several hours a week to achieve the ideal resonance in a fine-tuned tube, that I will argue over things like wire placement, blade shapes, tube length, et&. Reed making has become an amazing hobby, one that brought a lot of joy, frustration, and excitement into my life and I tried to capture that all in the short piece above.