Instrument-Specific Training Tips Below are URLs for some excellent training videos produced by the US Army Band: French Horn: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bGQLBKzzwJk Trombone: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4fdhYpwAfr0 Euphonium & Tuba: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-RR-DUJv6cs Trumpet: Trumpet Lesson #1 – Air and Embouchure: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-H4Wby6ge3w&list=PL877D60461755FD0D Trumpet Lesson #2 – Articulation: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=24g_L286rSo&list=PL877D60461755FD0D Trumpet Lesson #3 – Starting a Beginner Student: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LvDMwxwNpEA&list=PL877D60461755FD0D Trumpet Lesson #4 – Range
Have you cleaned your horn yet this month (recommended)? This year (not good!)? If not, I strongly recommend you do so prior to all our performances in December, especially to keep valves functioning smoothly. This will also keep your horn looking and working well for many years and will protect your investment in your instrument.
Enter into His gates with thanksgiving and a thank offering and into His courts with praise! Be thankful and say so to Him, bless and affectionately praise His name! For the Lord is good; His mercy and loving-kindness are everlasting, His faithfulness and truth endure to all generations. (Psalm 100:4-5 AMP) Best wishes for an
Here is our revised list of Brass Ensemble Special Music for Sun., 1 DEC 13, 8:30 a.m. Service: 8:30 a.m. Service and Prelude to 11:00 a.m. Service Prelude: People Look East (Hymn #202; traditional French carol). Offertory: Advent Medley: O Come, O Come Emmanuel and Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus. Benediction/Response: Come, Thou Almighty King (Hymn #61; Felice de Giardini). Postlude: All Earth Is