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The Brass Band Player's Manual

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Price £11.95

This is the "Haynes manual" of technique for the brass player. It breaks down all areas of preparation and performance into easy to understand sections and provides valuable exercises to improve all aspects of playing. Complete with a quick reference "fault diagnosis chart".

Introduction

This tutor is intended as a self-help tutor for all band players. It is laid out in the manner of a DIY car manual where technical explanations are combined with fault diagnosis and suggestions for corrective solutions. Explanations range in depth to suit playing standards from beginner to championship level.

64 pages.

Contents

  • Brass Band Players Manual
  • 01. Warm Up.
  • 02. Sound. Embouchure.
  • 03. Posture. Breathing.
  • 04. Instrument. Mouthpiece
  • 05. High and Low.
  • 06. Tonguing.
  • 07. Slurring.
  • 08. Practice Methods.
  • 09. Fingerings. Intonation.
  • 10. The instruments of the band.
  • 11. Ensemble.
  • 12. Performance. Concentration. Nerves.
  • 13. Mutes.
  • 14. Faults. Symptoms/Diagnosis/Cure.
  • 15. Percussion Chart.
Cat No. CM131
Price £11.95
ComposerIan Lowes
CategoryBrass Band
PublisherCamden Music
ISMN 979-0-57034-131-3
EAN-13 9790570341313
Weight 152 grams
Published 9th June 1997
Availability 202 in stock