Category Archives: ChopSaver News

An Interview with Landon Gardner

In our next installment of “ChopSaver Users are Just Plain Cool,” this time we really mean it with World Class Skier Landon Gardner. A former member of the United States Ski Team, Landon gives us his take on skiing and motivation. And be sure to check out some amazing “point of view” video on Landon’s […]

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An Interview with Sam Pilafian, Patrick Sheridan and Choppy the ChopSaver (Part 3 of 3)

Recently, tuba virtuosi and music industry giants Patrick Sheridan (http://patricksheridan.com/) and Sam Pilafian (http://www.pilafian.com/tuba/) caught up with Choppy the ChopSaver at the University of Illinois Marching Band Championship. In a hard hitting, 3 part interview, Choppy covered a wide variety of topics including the benefits of organic ingredients, marching band drill and global warming. A transcript is below to aid with hard […]

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An Interview with Sam Pilafian, Patrick Sheridan and Choppy the ChopSaver (Part 2 of 3)

Recently, tuba virtuosi and music industry giants Patrick Sheridan (http://patricksheridan.com/) and Sam Pilafian (http://www.pilafian.com/tuba/) caught up with Choppy the ChopSaver at the University of Illinois Marching Band Championship. In a hard hitting, 3 part interview, Choppy covered a wide variety of topics including the benefits of organic ingredients, marching band drill and global warming. A transcript is below to aid with hard […]

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An Interview with Sam Pilafian, Patrick Sheridan and Choppy the ChopSaver (Part 1 of 3)

Recently, tuba virtuosi and music industry giants Patrick Sheridan (http://patricksheridan.com/) and Sam Pilafian (http://www.pilafian.com/tuba/) caught up with Choppy the ChopSaver at the University of Illinois Marching Band Championship. In a hard hitting, 3 part interview, Choppy covered a wide variety of topics including the benefits of organic ingredients, marching band drill and global warming. A transcript is below to aid with hard […]

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An Interview with Cameron Handel

Like we always say, ChopSaver users are just plain cool! Today we get some insight into the glamorous (and not so glamorous) life of a traveling musician. A veteran of the “marching band on a stage” phenomenon known as Blast! (http://www.blasttheshow.com/), trumpeter Cameron Handel (http://musicbycameron.com/Home.html) now spends a lot of her time these days touring […]

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A New Year’s Proclamation – More than just Lip Service

Wow, a blog about New Year’s Resolutions, how original! Well, to be truthful, I have never made New Year’s resolutions myself. I figure any moment in any day in any year is as good a time as any to make a new decision, course correct and plan for a different future. In other words, why […]

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Choppy Speaks! He’s big! He’s Green! It’s Choppy the ChopSaver!

Yes, we know mascots aren’t supposed to talk, but Choppy agreed to a sit down with the editors of the The Green and Gold (the world famous ChopSaver e-newsletter) in a “no holds barred” exclusive interview. Choppy held court for nearly an hour and regaled us with stories of how he came into the world, […]

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Ready, Set, Blog!

So I have written for other websites, I tweet a little and I have two facebook pages – one personal and one for my business. And now I am blogging. “Good for you Dan – better late than never!” you might say. Well, I just wanted to make sure this whole internet thing wasn’t just […]

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