Quote Originally Posted by wiseone2 View Post
Try this........sing the study, #16 on pg.42, using the word tow. Feel how connected the intervals are. What is the tongue doing while you are singing?
Next, the mouthpiece. Play that same study mf. How dow it feel? Try for the same ease as when you sang.
Now add the trumpet. Play only mf. Do you get a similar feel. You should
These studies should be approached in a vocal manner. Sing them, then play them. Make playing vocal. This is the intention of these studies.
Great advice -- you can also start by whistling instead of singing...just like Wilmer said, notice what the tongue is doing.