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    So it seems like I finally internalized how the...

    So it seems like I finally internalized how the embouchure should work when going into the high range. Or maybe I've gotten it wrong, please feel free to correct me or point out some different...
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    Yamaha made horns have quite loose slides, I have...

    Yamaha made horns have quite loose slides, I have the same issue and I switched over to thicker slide gel to solve the issue. (partly because I didn't want to send it to the tech just yet.)
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    Congratulations! It looks quite well maintained!...

    Congratulations! It looks quite well maintained! Enjoy!




    Oh, perhaps I misremembered or the regional pricing is lightly different. Horns are so expensive huh x.x
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    That definitely sounds high. But admittedly, I am...

    That definitely sounds high. But admittedly, I am unsure of the full price of a new Geneva. The Besson feels a bit overpriced for the age. As much as it is great to have a piece of history, I am...
  5. As a fellow amateur musician, 10 minutes is...

    As a fellow amateur musician, 10 minutes is definitely not enough, but 10 minutes is better than none at all .So I'd still do it. There have been times I've only do 10 minutes. Most of the time it's...
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    You can try searching on the forum, as I remember...

    You can try searching on the forum, as I remember there's a least 1 person who has the Oldroyd Cardinal.

    If you want to compare the Oldroyd Cardinal to the old Besson, I think the choice is a...
  7. Thanks for this, sir! Reading your reply, I...

    Thanks for this, sir! Reading your reply, I suddenly realised I should be more intentional in doing scales. Been just taking 2-4 random scales to do each practice session. But probably picking 1 or 2...
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    Try reaching out to him on Facebook too! Haven't...

    Try reaching out to him on Facebook too! Haven't tried pm-ing him here, but he was responsive on Facebook! Hope your issue gets sorted out soon, 2 months is definitely too long!!
  9. It's quite easy for me, as a hobbyist to fall...

    It's quite easy for me, as a hobbyist to fall into this trap of wanting all of these accessories that may just slightly help me to play better. :rolleyes: Thankfully been focusing more on practicing...
  10. Oh wow! Welcome! Also I've been working on...

    Oh wow!

    Welcome! Also I've been working on Exercise 1 and 2 of Carmine Caruso's Calisthenics! I'm dying from them! But thank you so much for suggesting it!!
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    I can confirm that Yamaha (at least the 642 Neo)...

    I can confirm that Yamaha (at least the 642 Neo) has the same thread as a Sterling Virtuoso. Me and my section mate swapped 4th valve caps a few weeks ago, as he let me test out the Sterling heavy...
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    https://www.facebook.com/yamahawindstream/posts/14...

    https://www.facebook.com/yamahawindstream/posts/1467907253401481 Yamaha recently announced a grime gutter for the Neo series.

    Unfortunately this grime gutter will not fit on the horns that were...
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    https://www.facebook.com/yamahawindstream/posts/14...

    https://www.facebook.com/yamahawindstream/posts/1467907253401481 Yamaha recently announced a grime gutter for the Neo series.

    Unfortunately this grime gutter will not fit on the horns that were...
  14. This is so amazing! He made everything sound to...

    This is so amazing! He made everything sound to effortless and so open!! He mentioned Carmine Caruso's Musical Calisthenics and I just had to check that book out!
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    Just wanted to know, would you prefer the...

    Just wanted to know, would you prefer the MaxiClappers over a heavy bottom cap?
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    That's good news!

    That's good news!
  17. Cases over here seems to be fairly in control...

    Cases over here seems to be fairly in control (for now at least), and the arts center in my city has started having small shows. The band plans to have a concert early Oct with minimal amount of...
  18. Poll: though considering how often we play cello...

    though considering how often we play cello pieces, maybe it should have a place:rolleyes:
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    Hello, was wondering if you've sent out the one...

    Hello, was wondering if you've sent out the one for me? Have yet to receive it somehow
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    How new is the horn? Have you cleaned the valve...

    How new is the horn? Have you cleaned the valve and the cluster thoroughly after the horn arrived? Also what valve oil are you using?

    I feel that I've seen this issue before (mere deja vu?), but...
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    I just saw your visitor's message, but seems like...

    I just saw your visitor's message, but seems like you got it uploaded!

    Okay, I see now what you mean and that definitely looks a bit off, it's even bouncing when going down! I am definitely at a...
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    I too am curious with what "bouncy" means. Could...

    I too am curious with what "bouncy" means. Could you make a video of the issue?

    I would say that, that the original Mead springs were a bit too strong on the JP274 that I had. I settled with the...
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    Do update us on how it goes! What was the initial...

    Do update us on how it goes! What was the initial mouthpiece you used? I recall I had slightly different results when using DW AL5 and the K&G 4 when it comes to intonation on the JP274.
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    A442 seems to be fairly standard for concert...

    A442 seems to be fairly standard for concert bands in my region I believe. Now I know it is for Sweden too! First time I was told to start tuning to 440 outside of band was when I started taking...
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    Congratulations!! Looking forward to hear more of...

    Congratulations!! Looking forward to hear more of your thoughts and maybe even your recordings in the near future!

    It definitely is a very decent horn!
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