Watch this clarinet training that I recorded for you a few days ago Sent Wednesday, August 30, 2017 View as plaintext
You may have seen the note that I sent about a Clarinet Mentors Live Online Training last Saturday. We had about 70 people from all over the world in this very interactive session. I know that many of you could not log in live, but are interested in these lessons. You can watch the entire replay here.
I presented some of my latest ideas on how to learn more effectively as a clarinetist, and provided an outline that you can use to plan your practise sessions in a way that speeds up your progress. You'll see a full list of the questions and topics that we covered under the video.
Some of these topics include:
Mouthpieces, Hand position for better technic, Blowing, How much mouthpiece should I use, and how does that affect tonguing? What are some good intermediate musical resources? What type of metronome should...
Clarinet Live Session Replay - Great clarinet discussion for you to enjoy Sent Thursday, May 4, 2017 View as plaintext
Last week, I invited everyone in the Clarinet Mentors Community to attend a live online training session with me. We had a great time!
I promised to send out a video replay since many people were unable to attend in person. I presented a mini lesson on how I approach learning a new piece of music, and then we had a great Question and Answer session. Just take a look at the list of questions below!
You can watch the whole video, or just the parts that interest you:
This session started with Michelle teaching some technics for learning new music. You can download the sheet music here: http://www.clarinetmentors.com/resources/MozartClarinetDuetAndanteGrazioso.pdf
Part 1: How To Learn New Music (using Mozart's Andante Grazioso as our sample piece)
Link to the video of clarinet questions Sent Monday, March 27, 2017 View as plaintext
It looks like in my excitement to share the video of Sean Perrin and I answering clarinet questions, I forgot to put in a link! You can watch the video here: https://youtu.be/VPjd8nYFxJY
You will find a list of all of the topics in the description of the video. It includes discussions of how to play more musically, how to choose a barrel, how to tune the clarinet, how to tell if your instrument is in good shape, how to oil keys and lots more.
Sorry for not including the link. I hope you enjoy it!
Ask me your clarinet questions live online this weekend with Sean Perrin of the Clarineat Podcast Sent Thursday, February 9, 2017 View as plaintext
I love going "live online" with members of the Clarinet Mentors community. This Saturday, I'm teaming up with Sean Perrin, host of the Clarineat Podcast. We are hosting a live question and answer broadcast to discuss all things clarinet!
This can include clarinet gear, performance technics, specific challenges you are having with your clarinet playing that we can help with, and more.