• bheiner replied to the topic BIG Coffee Moment! in the forum WindWorks 9 months ago

    Hello again Fellow Windworkers!

    I’ve had several more coffee moments over the past month and it is rather exciting.

    I got my first sympathetic oscillation on the leadpipe yesterday and it felt really weird (in a good way). I felt my whole mouth (even my tongue) vibrating because of how much sound was being produced and with such ease (100 %…[Read more]

  • bheiner replied to the topic BIG Coffee Moment! in the forum WindWorks 10 months ago

    Awesome great to hear!

  • bheiner replied to the topic BIG Coffee Moment! in the forum WindWorks 10 months, 1 week ago

    Thank you both for your kind comments. Sorry did I say 5? I meant to say 3 lol. I usually rewatch each stage multiple times learning a bit more each time.

  • Hello fellow Windworkers!

    I feel like sharing a great moment I had yesterday while re-watching the course again. Enjoy!

    First a little history. For the longest time, I’ve always had trouble getting rid of the clamp in my playing. It has been a very persistent issue dating back to my first years on the tuba back in grade 7. I always had trouble…[Read more]

  • bheiner posted a new activity comment 1 year ago

    Thanks Mr. Spence! I appreciate the reply I will do keep doing this then. Much appreciated!

  • bheiner posted an update 1 year, 1 month ago

    @gregspence

    Hello, Mr. Spence. It’s bheiner. my actual name is Brit. I’ve been using your course since I believe since last November and it’s been a great experience. I just wanted to thank you for your tremendous effort with this course as I’ve definitely developed as a tuba player ever since the start of my journey with Windworks. I’ve de…[Read more]

    • You have beautifully described what we after Brit!

      The “letting go” of the abdomen wall (belly breathing) is a lowering of the diaphragm. Then the expansion you describe takes place. I must stress that people will experience this sensation in different ways but the essence of what you say and your experience sounds perfect.

      Check this video…[Read more]

      • Thanks Mr. Spence! I appreciate the reply I will do keep doing this then. Much appreciated!

  • Thanks, Greg! Means a lot.

  • Awesome Video, Greg! I’ve been a member of Windworks since October and it’s been a very challenging yet very fun experience. After re-watching this a few video times since you first posted it, I’ve recognized a huge flaw in my posture and never noticed until I closed my eyes and just focused solely on bringing the tuba to my face. Initially,…[Read more]

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