Is there any way to download the drones from the drone page and use them off-line?
cals replied to the topic How to differentiate clamping lips from engaging aperture corners in the forum WindWorks 3 years, 5 months ago
Nice discussion. Greg: I enjoyed your rant. I keep cycling back here. It is a slow re-education of my mind. I have to do a little, really absorb that and then come back again.
Recently, I can sort of envision the aperture becoming smaller and that really helps. The reinforcement of “from the sides” and the corners and the “mmmmmahhhhoooo” then…[Read more]
I had the old MtoM books and had worked through most of the first one when WindWorks came out. I had noticed that that Drone tones had been added to the MtoM first book, but had no idea of how to use them I have been going through the Largo stage and have gotten to the Singing C/C# lesson. Here are my questions:
1. I assume that the drone is only…[Read more]
Thanks Rod for the explanation. I get it now.
Thanks Greg for the video (glad to see you are using Vimeo, excellent service). This information is in the MTM book in slightly different form, but this makes it a lot clearer. I hope you will leave it up here. I am going to have to watch it several times to copy all of this.
Thanks Rod. It is certainly worth a try. I don’t worry about the tongue ordinarily, but the book talks about this, so I brought it up. I will try some legato stuff. That is probably a great way to get a feel for what is bothering me about my tonguing.
By “contact the lip and change pitch” do you mean the tongue comes in contact with the lips and…[Read more]
I wonder if any of you, including Greg, have a solution for over-tonguing. I want to lighten my tonguing because it is a little heavy, too noticeable most of the time. I want clean note starts and stops without any noise as distinct from slurring.
(I have played for a long time, but am using the M2M books to improve my playing, especially in the…[Read more]