2015-12-13 Would you like your clarinet to sound better soon?

2015 tone Dec 13, 2015

Would you like your clarinet to sound better soon? Sent Sunday, December 13, 2015 View as plaintext

Clarinet Mentors
For clarinetists who want to perform more easily and beautifully
 
In This Issue                  
December 13,  2015                      
  • A Note From Michelle Anderson - Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkuh, Festive Days (whatever you celebrate)
  • Free Training - Tone Checklist part 2 - Simple changes in how you hold your clarinet for better tone
  • Michelle Recommends - 12 Days Of Backun - Your chance to win some great clarinet prizes for the next 12 days
  • **NEW Course available Dec. 18th - My best system to help you play clarinet with better tone - try some free preview videos now
  • Clarinet Is Easy - Complete how-to lessons for beginners and self-taught...
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2015-12-11 Your chance to win an $11,000 clarinet if you act today!

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Your chance to win an $11,000 clarinet if you act today! Sent Friday, December 11, 2015

Hello to all members of the Clarinet Mentors community! I am sending a quick note to let you know of an opportunity that I think you will appreciate. Backun Musical Services just started their annual 12 days of Backun promotion on Facebook. The grand prize is a top-of-the-line MoBa clarinet, played by Ricardo Morales, with a Silverstein ligature valued at well over $11,000. To qualify for the grand prize, you must visit their Facebook page today at: https://www.facebook.com/backunmusical/videos/1057497307607627/ Today's contest entry will ask you to list a Backun Artist. (Hint: I happen to be one...) If you miss entering today, I still recommend that you visit the BMS page over the next few days, because every day there will be some great clarinet-related prizes for you. It would be great if someone from the Clarinet Mentors community writes to me in 2 weeks telling me they have won this fabulous...
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2015-11-29 Clarinet: Your Complete Checklist for Better Clarinet Tone

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Clarinet: Your Complete Checklist for Better Clarinet Tone Sent Sunday, November 29, 2015 View as plaintext

Clarinet Mentors
For clarinetists who want to perform more easily and beautifully
 
In This Issue                  
November 28, 2015                      
  • A Note From Michelle Anderson - Happy Thanksgiving to you all (especially my American friends who are celebrating this weekend)
  • Free Training - The Clarinet Mentor's Tone Checklist - Your resource for the many things that contribute to your best clarinet tone
  • Michelle Recommends - Martin Frost - Roots - An interesting perspective on how a soloist should and could interact with the rest of the orchestra
  • Clarinet List VIP Opportunity - be the first to hear about updates on my next clarinet lessons course
  • Clarinet Is...
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2015-11-06 Clarinet: Do you squeak, or experience note delays?

Clarinet: Do you squeak, or experience note delays? Sent Friday, November 6, 2015 View as plaintext

Clarinet Mentors
For clarinetists who want to perform more easily and beautifully
 
In This Issue                  
November 6, 2015                      
  • A Note From Michelle Anderson - Halloween, and lots of fun music in my life
  • Free Training  -  Do you squeak during challenging finger passages? - Often this can be fixed with a different finger or hand position. Check out this video.
  • Michelle Recommends - Silverstein Cyro 4 Ligature - I like this new one even better than the previous version
  • Clarinet List VIP Opportunity - be the first to hear about updates on my next clarinet lessons course
  • Clarinet Is Easy - Complete how-to lessons for beginners and self-taught...
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2015-09-26 Clarinet: Does your bottom lip get sore when you play clarinet?

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Clarinet: Does your bottom lip get sore when you play clarinet? Sent Saturday, September 26, 2015 View as plaintext

Clarinet Mentors
For clarinetists who want to perform more easily and beautifully
 
In This Issue                  
Sept. 26, 2015                      
  • A Note From Michelle Anderson - Opera and soccer season
  • Free Training  -  Does your lip get sore when you play clarinet? - Here are some ways to protect your bottom lip and minimize pain
  • Michelle Recommends - Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - handy tool to improve the musical apps on your phone, tablet, or computer
  • Clarinet List VIP Opportunity - be the first to hear about updates on my next clarinet lessons course
  • Clarinet Is Easy - Complete how-to lessons for beginners and self-taught intermediate...
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2015-09-02 Clarinet Lesson: Should you experiment with a double lip embouchure?

Clarinet Lesson: Should you experiment with a double lip embouchure? Sent Wednesday, September 2, 2015 View as plaintext

Clarinet Mentors
For clarinetists who want to perform more easily and beautifully
 
In This Issue                  
Sept. 2, 2015                      
  • A Note From Michelle Anderson - Back home
  • Free Training  -  Double Lip Embouchure - Should You Try It? - This technic has many benefits and is explored in this short video
  • Clarinet List VIP Opportunity - be the first to hear about updates on my next clarinet lessons course
  • Michelle Recommends - The Signature Sound Of Daniel Bonade - an interesting lecture about this history of clarinet sound production of Daniel Bonade and Robert Marcellus
  • Clarinet Is Easy - Complete how-to lessons for...
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2015-08-03 Improve Clarinet Tone with an easy short exercise

Improve Clarinet Tone with an easy short exercise Sent Monday, August 3, 2015 View as plaintext

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For clarinetists who want to perform more easily and beautifully
 
In This Issue                  
August 3, 2015                      
  • A Note From Michelle Anderson - Looking forward to some vacation time
  • Free Training  - Improve Clarinet Tone With A Tuner- This short clarinet activity helps you improve your voicing (tongue position) and is easy to do at home
  • My Clarinet VIP Opportunity - Join my Early Bird VIP list for some exciting new clarinet training, coming soon...
  • Michelle Recommends - Michele Zukovsky performing John Williams Clarinet Concerto
  • Clarinet Is Easy - Complete how-to lessons for beginners and self-taught intermediate players
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2015-07-10 Clarinet Fingers - How You Can Play More Smoothly And Beautifully

Clarinet Fingers - How You Can Play More Smoothly And Beautifully Sent Friday, July 10, 2015 View as plaintext

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For clarinetists who want to perform more easily and beautifully
 
In This Issue                  
July 10, 2015                      
  • A Note From Michelle Anderson - Come join me in San Jose on July 16th!
  • Free Training  - Bonade Finger Warmups - Discover a technic to play your clarinet more smoothly
  • My Clarinet VIP Opportunity - Join my Early Bird VIP list for some exciting new clarinet training, coming soon...
  • Michelle Recommends Steuer Reeds - I love 'em...
  • Clarinet Is Easy - Complete how-to lessons for beginners and self-taught intermediate players
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2015-06-18 Clarinet Tone - A New Warm Up To Improve Yours

Clarinet Tone - A New Warm Up To Improve Yours Sent Thursday, June 18, 2015 View as plaintext

Clarinet Mentors
For clarinetists who want to perform more easily and beautifully
 
In This Issue                  
June 18, 2015                      
  • A Note From Michelle Anderson - My new clarinet
  • Free Training  - Clarinet Tone - How about a summer tone-up for your clarinet?
  • My Clarinet VIP Opportunity - Join my Early Bird VIP list for some exciting new clarinet training, coming soon...
  • Michelle Recommends - Smart Music - software that allows you to practise music at whatever tempo you need, and evaluates what went well
  • Clarinet Is Easy - Complete how-to lessons for beginners and self-taught intermediate players
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2015-05-16 Clarinet Vibrato - How to do it and when to use it

Clarinet Vibrato - How to do it and when to use it Sent Saturday, May 16, 2015 View as plaintext

Clarinet Mentors
For clarinetists who want to perform more easily and beautifully
 
In This Issue                  
April 14, 2015                      
  • A Note From Michelle Anderson - My Jazzy springtime
  • Free Training  - Clarinet Vibrato - The easiest way to learn vibrato
  • My Clarinet VIP Opportunity - Join my Early Bird VIP list for some exciting new clarinet training, coming soon...
  • Michelle Recommends - Music Through Time  - Paul Harris - 4 books from beginning to more advanced levels of excellent clarinet solos
  • Masterclass/Workshop With Michelle - Friday, June 5th Tom Lee Music, Langley BC
  • Clarinet Is Easy - Complete how-to lessons for beginners and...
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