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Old 02-08-2019, 05:28 AM   #13
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Default Re: Help Improving Band Tuning

Originally Posted by DapperDan View Post

We get tuned at the practice nearest a contest...
This jumped out to my eye.

In all the bands I've been in over the years tuning has been a continuous and ever-present component of every practice.

The practice nearest the contest isn't different from any other practice throughout the year.

I think good blowing is the main thing that leads to good band tuning, and good blowing is a habit that has to be continuously worked on.
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