My Progress Thus Far...

Discussion in 'Trumpet Discussion' started by Octiceps, Oct 6, 2010.

  1. Alex_C

    Alex_C Piano User

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    I looked on YouTube, there's a video of a guy in a wheelchair playing it on the street (to make money) and the version he's playing is nice and long.
     
  2. chet fan

    chet fan Piano User

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    save your bandwidth

    and ours!

    shoot videos in low picture quality, and moderate sound quality

    there is o need for such high resolution. afterall it is sound that matters

    :)

    bye
     
  3. Octiceps

    Octiceps Pianissimo User

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    Sorry about that. I'll remember next time.
     
  4. wolfmann

    wolfmann Pianissimo User

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    My advice is you dont need the vibrato.
    Hold the phrase to the end.
    A clear SOLID tone.
    Articulate the PHRASE.
    You are speaking a language
    Understand the language in which you choose to speak.

    Id play with you.
    Why?
    Because you care.
     
  5. Alex_C

    Alex_C Piano User

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    He's just a beginner and he's pretty good. I like the vibrato just fine. But yeah, he cares. Gotta care.
     
  6. trickg

    trickg Utimate User

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    Well, not really - from the first day I picked up the horn I could play a full scale from low C to tuning C, and learned how to play "Mary Had a Little Lamb." But I think that I was kind of an exception rather than the rule.

    However, I think it's great that you are making good progress and got through a roadblock that had been hindering you. And I also think you have a pretty solid sound, and that's just as important as any range you might have right now.
     

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