Look at the professor’s video where he plays the trumpet with a balloon. I’m going to throw this out there: Lips don’t matter. OK, they do, but not in the way we think they do. After working through MTM to a high level, I’m convinced lip buzzing in a mouthpiece is a symptom of sound in the horn and body, not what produces the sound. In fact, I…[Read more]
Bummer. ACL. Don’t fret, you’ll be back to golfing no time. Great idea to learning left handed. So, I’ve had three knee surgeries and guess what, post knee surgery rehab is a process, too! Highly recommend cycling and elliptical machines to strengthen the muscles around the knee.
On another note. My son, a trumpet player in middle school, just…[Read more]
Kudos to you for adding trumpet to your repertoire! As a lifelong trumpeter who has tried and bailed to learn guitar, I commend your efforts. You are wise to stick with Greg’s course and not be seduced by the hundreds of you tube options out there. His advice is sound. I have viewed and tried them all. Let me relate a story that may help. In h…[Read more]