Lip slurs – range, flexibility and strength can be yours!

Lip Slurs Doing lip slurs on a daily basis will help you to develop embouchure control and strength allowing for great control and range. There are a number of ways of completing lip slurs and the different types of lip … Continue reading

Starting a brass instrument? Let’s sort out your buzz

When learning to play a brass instrument the most important thing to get right is the way your lips vibrate, or buzz.  After all, any brass instrument will only really act as an amplifier to the sound that you produce … Continue reading

Braces – surely not the end of the world?

Having braces fitted can cause some anxiety to a brass player, but with some careful preparation and work it needn’t spell the beginning of the end.  Many students may feel that it is just isn’t possible to carry on and … Continue reading