Why ‘In a Nutshell’?

“In a Nutshell.” Why did we pick that title? The colloquial phrase means “in a few words, or in a very brief form”, and, when the phrase first entered the English language, referred to “anything that had been compressed, later … Read More


Welcome to “In a Nutshell”, the information outlet of Aux Arcs Music (pronounced “Ozarks Music”). Aux Arcs Music was founded to provide music for Concert Band showcasing the deep wellspring of music flowing from the pen of Percy Aldridge Grainger, … Read More