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Ian Lowes: The Brass Band Player's Manual

Ian Lowes: The Brass Band Player's Manual

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Product Code:: CM131
This is the "Haynes manual" of technique for the brass player. It breaks down all areas of preparation and performance into easy to understand sections and provides valuable exercises to improve all aspects of playing. Complete with a quick reference "fault diagnosis chart".


This tutor is intended as a self-help tutor for all band players. It is laid out in the manner of a DIY car manual where technical explanations are combined with fault diagnosis and suggestions for corrective solutions. Explanations range in depth to suit playing standards from beginner to championship level.

64 pages.
ISBN 9790570341313
Catalogue No CM131
Category Brass Band
Composers Ian Lowes
FM Catalogue Number 647LOW
Publisher Camden Music
Weight 152.00 grams
  • 01. Warm Up.
  • 02. Sound. Embouchure.
  • 03. Posture. Breathing.
  • 04. Instrument. Mouthpiece
  • 05. High and Low.
  • 06. Tonguing.
  • 07. Slurring.
  • 08. Practice Methods.
  • 09. Fingerings. Intonation.
  • 10. The instruments of the band.
  • 11. Ensemble.
  • 12. Performance. Concentration. Nerves.
  • 13. Mutes.
  • 14. Faults. Symptoms/Diagnosis/Cure.
  • 15. Percussion Chart.
  • Brass Band Players Manual

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