Duane McGuire Blog

I've been thinking about things for quite a long while.

Year: 2019

A sequencer for Jazz Chord Practice
As I work to develop my "Jazz vocabulary", I wanted an electronic flashcard tool that would help ...
Quick Change Bit holders
I bought a collection of quick change driver bits: square, phillips, hex, torx, and straight. Some ...
Front Door Handleset Repair
Yesterday I got an oops text from my wife:
Can I borrow a cup of sugar
In 2019, a neighbor can appear at the door and ask to borrow a cup of sugar!  It happened ...
A Hole in One!
Glen Eagle Golf Course, Syracuse UT
We can still sing!
Sweet pleasure to be singing with the boys! 3 years since the last gig! Looking forward to the ...
The Ballad of Pearly Sue
It was just four notes that did it; my mind skipped a track from Shenandoah to The Ballad of ...
Just Like Downtown
Dad was someone who was known as a practical man.   He could get things done, and was always ...
A House
In about 1942, my Dad, Harvey McGuire built a house with Grandpa Henkel. That house became a home ...
A first metal lathe project
I work in wood.  But for years I've wanted to get into the machinist's world too.   A few months ...
Happily Trapped in a Museum
Terri uses her museum affinities and lifetime of experience to trap me at the Museum of Miniature ...
Oceanside 2019
Looking for peace? Take Terri to the beach!
Views of Zion Canyon after a stop in Beaver UT

My work: McGuire Piano

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