This happened to me during a solo, bad stuff :(
An old Indian (Native American, for you politically correct ones) trick is to stick a pebble in your mouth. Why? Your brain thinks that it's food, and when you start to eat your have more saliva being produced.
Of course, pebbles don't taste...
I have to go with band. Our school orchestra is terrible. I played for about a month, but the people behind me kept hitting me with their instruments >.<
In jazz band we have alot of inside jokes we talk about all the time, which is where half our practice time goes.
If we get the information from our own websites, would you still like us to link to it?
For example, I have an article on my website about some tips I've learned about trumpet care through personal experience. If someone asked for tips of trumpet care, and I just copied that, would you...
Students within my state are all invited to a band contest thingy. Not sure the correct terminology, but oh well. You can sign up as a solo, duet, tio, etc., or both. I signed up as a soloist and a trioist (Are those even word :shock: ). I was talking with my director about solo music choices...
Hello all :D
I am looking for some free online sheet music for just practicing, as I want to improve my skills so that I can challenge the people seated infront of me (There's only one) and so that I'm better and won't make any mistakes (One or two an hour would be acceptable :D)
I just cleaned mine recently for the first time in ohh... three years (Since I got this particular trumpet) and I actually had very little "icky" stuff in there.
I suppose I clean it whenever I feel motivated, so basically every three years.