jbouse70 replied to the topic Jazz and Improvisation in the forum WindWorks 9 months ago
That sounds very helpful. I am interested in jazz playing.
for what it’s worth, I picked up a book by Greg Fishman. The
book has 10 original jazz pieces, with chords and trumpet melody
written out. There is an accompanying CD that has the songs with
the trumpet, piano, bass and drums. They repeat without the
trumpet for you to play the…[Read more]
jbouse70 replied to the topic A Helpful Video on Increasing Range in the forum WindWorks 10 months, 2 weeks ago
That is very helpful. I had seen some of his videos in the past.
It all seems in line with what we are doing.
Got it, thanks.
No, it’s just when I am playing those notes around low C.
It feels like I am maybe opening up too much. The corners
are apparently not holding tight. It seems to get better
if I concentrate on keeping things together.
jbouse70 changed their profile picture 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Will do, thank you.
jbouse70 started the topic Leakage in the forum WindWorks 10 months, 3 weeks ago
I have noticed that when I am working on long tones around Low C, I can feel
air on my right hand. I guess it’s clear that I don’t have a good seal at the
embouchure corner on that side and air is just leaking past. It doesn’t seem
to be a problem as I go up in pitch. Am I just dropping my jaw too much for