Have you heard that cheek puffing or air pockets will
doom you forever? Or, that a bunched (not stretched
down) chin is a sin?
Fortunately, the great players listed below somehow
missed those instructions!
In BE, such elements are not taught as a dogma, but
are allowed - when appropriate - during development,
as a tool for improving lip position.
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The great Chuck Findley at age 19.
Esteban Batallán playing the Jolivet
James Morrison, Fugue #2
Philip McCann, British Brass Band
legend plays Willow Echoes
John Graas, a rare - and cheesy! -
video of the jazz French Horn pioneer
(on Yahoo, not YouTube)
NOTE - the following videos show the range of
motion achievable from doing the exercise
program outlined in The Balanced Embouchure.
The exercises shown here are NOT the core of
the book, but rather they illustrate the logical
outcome from doing the exercises properly.