Monthly Archives: November 2010

Charlie Parker interview

A good friend brought this interview to my attention, so I cleaned the audio up and added an image to put a face to the genius (if you are unfamiliar) and put it on youtube. It is a very inspiring … Continue reading

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Know your limitations

Playing a brass instrument requires an air pressure to be generated, and when we tense up and over-blow it is inevitable that we invite the valsalva¬†manoeuvre in which we essentially create such a high internal air pressure that we collapse. … Continue reading

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Am I Biased?

There is no slow way to answer this question as it is very simple; I am biased. Everyone is biased. However, the reasons and circumstances that bias us are worth investigating further. I cannot pretend to have a keen inside … Continue reading

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