1. L

    A warm, bassy hello to all

    Hi everyone. I'm Laz and I've been playing in brass bands for over 5 years now - currently on Bb Bass, which I enjoy tremendously. I've played in all sorts of different bands and orchestras over the years but nothing comes close to brass banding, for its fun, vast array of characters, and the...
  2. Slide-o-Maniac

    Tuning and Intonation

    As a student trombonist, I was taught to listen and adjust the tuning of every note I play. I've been doing this for over 40 years now. I'm not perfect, but I do listen. I recently noticed that when tuning the band, conductors often use electronic tuners, and tune people individually...