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by sterb225
Thu Jul 05, 2018 8:16 am
Forum: Teaching & Learning
Topic: Most efficient way of learning a fast passage
Replies: 7
Views: 237

Re: Most efficient way of learning a fast passage

I start at the end of the passage with the last few notes and progressively add notes to the passage. I do spend limited time on playing it slowly in context ... careful not to practice in to my memory any mistakes or hitches.
by sterb225
Wed Jun 27, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: Plz I really need help
Replies: 10
Views: 853

Re: Plz I really need help

All but a few of my horns over the past 30 years have been raw brass. Leave it and let it develop a patina over time. The look of an aged raw horn is uniquely beautiful. The constant buffing and polishing is annoying and takes time you could spend on other things like playing or listening to symphon...
by sterb225
Mon Jun 25, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Teaching & Learning
Topic: I need help to stop coasting!
Replies: 18
Views: 873

Re: I need help to stop coasting!

My story is quite similar - last fall I finally took the plunge and took a lesson with a guy that punches the clock at Lincoln Center every day. What I took away from that first lesson was remarkable and has kept me hard at work for months with notable and noticeable changes in the quality of my pla...
by sterb225
Wed May 09, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: (Classifieds) Instruments & Parts
Topic: Sold
Replies: 1
Views: 195

Re: FS: Berkley/Selman Alto Trombone

I am very interested in this if still available.

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