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Only by occasionally checking The Kansan did I happen on the sad news of Mr. Beckham's passing. I say, Mr. Beckham since that is how I knew him the many years he patiently taught me to play a horn that, I now wish I had never put down. He was so talented, so patient, so kind, yet, so determined to have me win first-chair, which did happen, again, on occasion. To Mr. Beckham's family I extend heartfelt condolences for your loss. Respectfully, K.W. Hein, Arizona
September 11, 2018 | Chandler, AZ