High C

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  1. lionush

    lionush New Friend

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    Hi,
    Is any one have the Walt Johnson's book "Double High C in ten minutes",
    on a Pdf file ?
    Im from Israel and i can't Find it here.
    Many Thanks :play:
     
  2. gbdeamer

    gbdeamer Forte User

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    I think it's only published in paper form.
     
  3. Phil986

    Phil986 Forte User

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    10 min? Wow! Last time we talked about that, it was 37 weeks. What will the next one be, 5 seconds?
     
  4. Darten

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    If you want to hit high c in 5 seconds start playing and have someone hit your feet with a sledgehammer.
     
  5. rowuk

    rowuk Moderator Staff Member

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    There are a lot of common sense exercizes in that book even if 10 minutes is BS for most players trying to figure this out without professional help.

    I think that most players with proper guidance can appreciably increase their range in a relatively short period of time. Whether or not they have the brains to put those notes in musical context is a debate for more than 10 minutes.

    I can imagine that in most real music stores in the world, this book would have to be ordered.

    One of the best stocked sheet music stores is:

    Home

    I buy almost all of my stuff there.
     
  6. reedy

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    i picked this up from the net a few months ago to help with those top notes and found that the method wasnt really for me, i tried it and the warm ups work well to 'set' your chops for the top notes but i didnt find myself adding an octive onto my range by moving my bottom lip in and up, infact i didint really gain any extra notes :S i need to spend more time on it though for it to work i think.....
    although it works well for some people (Nick D and his high low gear) it might not work for others.....
     
  7. lionush

    lionush New Friend

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    Can you please give me the site address where you picked it up ?
     
  8. lionush

    lionush New Friend

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    Hi all,
    Is anyone here have the "Double high C in 37 weeks"
    or Double High C in ten minutes" on a PDF file ?
    I'm not sure that it's suitable for me and i don't want to buy it if it won't fit me.
    Thanx
     
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