Now while a lot of people love machine-gun 8th notes ripping over a 300+bpm tune, there's something very personal about ballads. They expose the musician and really draw the listener in to hear what the performer is feeling. I also see a lot of comments on here saying how people nowadays just sound...Last Post By: mikaheik Today, 05:42 AM
Can anyone else verify and/or show proof that John Coltrane used a "double lip" embouchure as Pete Thomas asserts in "The Rules and How to Break Them". This is the first mention of this I have heard and I have been playing sax for 50 years now. Also Pete takes issue with Larry Teal in his...Last Post By: kingperkoff Today, 07:11 AM
I've been using a rico metalite m9 refaced to a .130 opening on my bari for marching band in highschool , and I'm looking to upgrade before I go to college in the fall. The college I'm going to doesn't provide school baris, so I'll likely be the only bari player. I want a loud, good mouthpiece that...Last Post By: terryna 05-21-2018, 06:17 PM
thank you so much :)Francisco Silva Today, 08:45 AM
Test by adding a tempory seal, like squish a load of blue tack, grease, soft wax - anything that is airtight and you can clean off.
However what you describe sounds exactly like reeds swelling,...