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Mouthpiece Comparisons

Lullaby of Birdland

For this comparison video, you have to put up with my playing. Sorry. I am most satisfied with the alto sax mouthpiece by Vandoren. 211 more words


My 32nd Trumpet Student Faces Unique Embouchure Challenge

A 20-some-odd-year-old engineering student at the University of Washington from Saudi Arabia is my 32nd trumpet student—imagine that! His first lesson was on 17 March, and he wants to concentrate on jazz.  313 more words


Leslie Evans' Saxophone Guides

Leslie Evans was brother to the British bandleader George Evans. Towards the end of the 1980s Les produced these well-informed, typewritten guides for sax players, which deserve revisiting. 6 more words


VIDEO: SwallowSTRONG Mouthpiece Configuration

A video guide for clinicians working with the SwallowSTRONG on how to properly configure the patient mouthpiece.

Swallow Solutions Mouthpiece Configuration from Swallow Solutions on… 24 more words


3 Key Vaping Tips When You're On The Open Road

Vaping your favorite e-juices from Om Vapors while driving can be quite an enjoyable experience, if you are prepared properly. You see, simply put, it can also distract from your driving if you are not. 416 more words


Choosing the Right Reed

When playing instruments such as clarinet, saxophone, oboe, and bassoon, the reed can make all the difference. This thin little piece of bamboo can determine the control one has over his instrument, or even the kind of sound and style he wants to make. 375 more words

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