Good comments. Any improvement a year on?

Quote Originally Posted by rowuk View Post
On our path to perfection, we make mistakes, do the right things by accident, have inspirational and frustrating moments. If you are not getting lessons from someone qualified, a lot of what you are doing is a crap shoot. Maybe the moving mouth is OK but what you are doing with your breathing, lips or tonguing is bad. Fine playing is the sum of a lot of disciplines. If you have the ambition to get "good" find someone that plays how you would like to and ask them questions. Take a couple of lessons to see. Internet advice is not based on having seen or heard you play, so the results are not predictable at all.