Posts for September 2015

September 30, 2015

Favorite blog posts, September 2015

Hand-picked high-quality woodwind-related blog posts from around the web, September 2015 edition.

September 24, 2015

Woodwind dynamics and the embouchure

There's a lot of confusion about how different dynamic levels are produced on woodwind instruments. How do you think it's done? If you said something like "blow harder or softer," you are asking for trouble.

September 19, 2015

FAQ: Practicing schedule

Some of the questions I am asked most frequently about woodwind doubling are about how I practice. Specifically, how often do I get to each instrument, and how do I divide up my time? The truth is that there isn’t an ideal solution, and maybe not even a good one. There are only so many ...

September 8, 2015

Recital videos, August 2015

I put on a faculty recital in August with a colleague. Here is the program and some videos: Program
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