Breathing & Warm ups
Without good air, it is impossible to produce a good sound and even good technique. Great playing begins with great air flow. Watching my video below are participate to begin learning vital breathing habits.
This etude is a one-stop shop to warm-up. Best played after long tones. This etude takes exactly 5 minutes and will test range, flexibility, articulation, multiple tonging, and some difficult rhythms. This etude is not recommended for beginners.