Great Long Tone Warm-up Advice

Wynton on how to concentrate on your long tones during a warm-up. Your sound is everything:

If the vid doesn’t start at 3:07, bump it up to there, or get a quick history of the trumpet and demonstrations of old trumpets (including a conch shell)… … More Great Long Tone Warm-up Advice

12 Rules of Practice, from Wynton Marsalis

Wynton Marsalis is a musician who knows how to practice. As a younger man, he was equally at home in front of a symphony orchestra playing the Haydn concerto, or laying down some serious jazz with Art Blakey. Check out Wynton’s discography for more evidence.

Here are 12 practice suggestions from Master Marsalis. Each one could be the subject of a book on its own. … More 12 Rules of Practice, from Wynton Marsalis