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David Monette’s website discusses “Take a Breath” – same sort of concepts as far as I can determine, see: Do you already have an account? He does speak very highly of Mr. The purpose is to feel how much you need to use your diaphram as you run out of air.

Search Media New Media. Bob’s book is excellent! I teach students how to do the Hatha Yoga relaxed breath. The book is clearly influenced by Carmine Caruso who I had the privliege of studying with in the early 80’s. He has you do an exercise of playing a “G” second line until you run out of air.

The reason for my post is that I wanted to see if anyone has experience with Bob’s thinking on support. No, create an account now.

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Here’s a link to the breathing info: Given Bob’s credentials and abilities, I take this counsel very seriously. I just looked at the page referenced above The Science of Breath Chapter 8: Just learning how to do the relaxed inhalation is beneficial in itself. He didn’t like to talk about diaphram support or embouchure much since he thought proper methkd would automatically take care of all that. Yes, my password methpd Apr 22, 6.


Your name or email address: When they do get it, it does help a lot. I credit a ton to both him and Chuck especially for setting me up and making me think that the trumpet wasn’t difficult. I’m sure most of you know about his philosophy on breathing and being relaxed — avoid tension was a mantra of his. Can anyone comment on this, i. Apr 19, 3. Hi all, new here. I have been practicing this trumpey – although only for a few days – and I am very excited with the results.

The Yogi Complete Breath Pete. He did not specify the “wedge breath” or Yogi Complete Breath.

Bud Brisbois, according to Bobby, showed him how to use it. Apr 22, 7. Penzarella also wouldn’t advocate holding the breath for a few moments since that can bring tension into play.

Apr 19, 1. I think that all the concepts that he talks about are excellent, and he has been in the middle of the LA studio scene for many years. Apr 19, 2. He took over the lead book and was dying until he started playng with this type of diaphram support. He has his students doing breath excercises on a 5 liter respiratory bag to get the sensation of filling finrley and expelling air without becoming tense in the upper body — something like a bellows — air in constant motion.

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Bo went to a Maynard Ferguson clinic many years ago, and he suggested that we learn to do Findlley Yoga breathing. Bob was my first real trumpet teacher at MJC as well. I found the running out of air concept to be similar to the Claude Gordon studies – very helpful.


Apr 19, 4. The Science of Breath Chapter 8: Bob’s Six Note excersizes are great – helped me a lot. Apr 20, 5. The book is great and a must in my studio collection. It’s trumpet world name is the “Wedge Breath”.

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I just purchased Bob Findley’s Method Book which looks very good. I’d like to check out the Yoga breathing techniques mentioned here and see how they bo to the Penzarella thing which actually comes from a lot of Arnold Jacobs teachings. Some of the things that he talks about aren’t necessarily Carmine Caruso things, but he did study with him, and uses some of the terminology in the book.

Bobby Shew uses the Yogi Complete Breath, that is modified somewhat to play the trumpet. They are usually so tense with their upper bodies, that they can’t physically let go and allow it to happen. You don’t use the step that has you holding the breath for a few seconds, and you raise your shoulders at the last part of the inhalation.

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