I realized my symphonic band didn't have an Oboe player at all, and was playing several pieces that call for one. This simply won't do. So what did I do? Told the band director that I'm going to learn to play the Oboe and get that little problem fixed. Oh, and I've never played a woodwind instrument before. And the oboe is difficult even for people who have played a woodwind before to learn.
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So? CHALLENGE ACCEPTED.