The Instrumentalist

Articles October 2014

article

Woodwind Clinic:
The Art of Teaching Saxophone, An Interview with Timothy McAllister
“I tell advanced high school and college players that they should spend 30-45 minutes a day on long tones and careful tuning with a high-quality tuner.”
[ more.. ]

article

Directory:
2014 Directory of Music Schools
This annual feature for directors and students offers a collection of information about a variety of college and university music programs.
[ more.. ]

article

Analysis:
Block M, An Interpretive Analysis of Jerry Bilik’s Classic March
“Avoid using skinny drumset sticks, which lack the depth of tone required for most concert band or orchestral playing.”
[ more.. ]

article

Preventing Injuries:
Strengthening The Hands
“Students should be careful not to force the fingers any further apart than is comfortable. At no time should this or any other exercise cause discomfort or pain.”
[ more.. ]

article

Woodwind Clinic:
A Guide to Doubling On Clarinet and Saxophone
"The best clarinet mouthpiece for doublers is ultimately just the best clarinet mouthpiece.”
[ more.. ]

article

String Clinic:
Learning to Play Fast
“To work on efficient string crossings, place the bow on a string and then move the bow from string to string without making a sound.”
[ more.. ]

article

Woodwind Clinic:
Balancing the Bassoon
“The big drawback with using a seat strap is that it prevents playing while standing.”
[ more.. ]

article

Notes from Northfield:
A Letter to College Freshmen Everywhere

[ more.. ]

article

Life of Reely:
Now That’s Scary

[ more.. ]


Subscriber Login
   
Username   
   
Password   
   
  

Already a subscriber but don't have login details? Register Here

Not a subsriber and want full access? Subscribe Here


    Ads
  • World Projects
  • Jupiter XO
  • Bob Rogers
  • Sabian Ltd
  • Kansas State
 
 
Copyright © 2014 The Instrumentalist Publishing Co. All rights reserved. None of the content may be duplicated or reprinted without advanced written permission. The statements of writers and advertisers are not necessarilty those of the magazine, which reserves the right to refuse to print an advertisement. The Instrumentalist, ISSN-0020-4331, is published monthly by The Instrumentalist Publishing Co., 200 Northfield Road, Northfield, Illinois 60093. Site Design & Development
by Design Extensions