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    And thanks for reminding me I'm playing a...

    And thanks for reminding me I'm playing a transposing instrument! Need to always remember that when communicating., re: keys, notes, etc.
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    A little late on this, but thanks for all the...

    A little late on this, but thanks for all the comments .. and especially to Adrian for his excellent lesson in theory.
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    Yes, and at 120 bpm it throws you off until you...

    Yes, and at 120 bpm it throws you off until you get used to it. It's a distraction.
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    A flat and G sharp in same measure

    I have "Fanfare for The Everyday Super Heroes", by Brian Story. It is in the key of C, and has one measure of 3 sets of triplets -- with an A flat and G sharp in the same measure. Why would that be?
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    I didn't realize they were only for trumpet, but...

    I didn't realize they were only for trumpet, but that answers my question. Thanks, David and John.
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    Instrument cleaning

    Does anyone have experience comparing spitballs to blow dry brass for on the fly instrument cleaning? If so, do you have a preference?
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    Thanks to all, helpful thoughts

    Thanks to all, helpful thoughts
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    Thnx, I'll check it out.

    Thnx, I'll check it out.
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    Additionally, could be used or new.

    Additionally, could be used or new.
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    Trumpet or cornet choices

    My principal horn is a euph, but I'm thinking of adding a trumpet or cornet to my collection -- for an occasional diversion and maybe some church performances. I like the less brassy and mellow tone...
  11. Thread: Practice regimen

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    Both responses are appreciated and helpful,...

    Both responses are appreciated and helpful, thanks Richard and John. I understand one size doesn't fit all, so I need to work on what improves my playing and increases my enjoyment of this very...
  12. Thread: Practice regimen

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    Practice regimen

    My apologies for the length of my post. As an amateur, I'm always looking for tweaks/enhancements to my practice regimen. When our community band is active, I always have a folder of music for the...
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    Adjustable mouthpiece receiver screw

    The screw that tightens the adjustable mouthpiece receiver on my Adam's E1 recently snapped in two as I was tightening it -- maybe I was going too tight, I don't know. As an instrument many years...
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    Very helpful insights. Spread it out through the...

    Very helpful insights. Spread it out through the day. Driving, walking, why not?
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    Jacobs on MP buzzing

    Just started into "Also Sprach Arnold Jacobs" for brass wind musicians. In one section, he recommends mouthpiece buzzing of songs 30-60 minutes a day (3.3, pg. 28). He's not saying all at once, but...
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    But I do like to hear other's performances, just...

    But I do like to hear other's performances, just to get inspiration on phrasing and overall treatment of a piece.
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    Thanks, John, and, no, I'm not crazy about 6...

    Thanks, John, and, no, I'm not crazy about 6 sharps, although the tempo certainly makes it doable. The music's on the way, in E flat. I've been ordering music from Marc Reift in Sweden for a while...
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    "Va, Pensiero" performance

    Does anyone know of a recording/performance of "Va, Pensiero"(Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves) on euphonium? I'm planning on working it up with piano accompaniment for my church.
  19. Thread: Bye-bye buzz

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    My annoying buzz seems to come from my lips. ��

    My annoying buzz seems to come from my lips. ��
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    Yep, seen it advertised. Thanks for the help.

    Yep, seen it advertised. Thanks for the help.
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    It would help when he throws something at me!

    It would help when he throws something at me!
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    Stand light

    I'm interested in recommendations on a durable stand light. My current light is a couple years old and has begun flickering annoyingly during use. Seems to be the wiring to the unit, as when I jiggle...
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    Preparing a solo piece

    Most of my playing life has been in bands, with almost no solo work. I'm a 75 y/o comeback player wanting to do more solos in my church. My question is: how do those of you who do mostly, or at least...
  24. Thread: MP brush

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    MP brush

    All the mp brushes I've had have a metal shaft, and they eventually rust. Is there a nylon brush out there for euph mp's?
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    Yep, makes sense. Thanks.

    Yep, makes sense. Thanks.
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