Clarinet Embouchure

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  1. No tone, rushing air
    • no pressure against
    • reed
    • increase lower lip pressure


    • too much reed in th mouth
    • less mouthpiece in mouth


    • stiff reed
    • sand reed
  2. Squak flat pitch
    • insufficient
    • pressure against reed
    • increase lower lip pressure


    • too much reed in mouth
    • less mouthpiece in mouth


    • insufficient intensity in air flow
    • faster air


    • soft reed
    • clip reed
  3. Squeaks, high
    squeal
    • insufficient
    • pressure against reed
    • stop tone; increase pressure, play again


    • too much reed in mouth
    • less moutpiece in mouth


    • clarinet angled too far away from body
    • stop tone; bring clarinet closer; play


    • soft reed
    • clip reed
  4. Stopped or intense
    air
    • too little reed in
    • mouth
    • more mouthpiece in mouth


    • too much lip pressure
    • less biting: check for bunched chin


    • stopped: soft reed
    • clip reed


    • intense air: hard reed
    • sand reed; check symmetry
  5. Thin, sharp pitch
    • too little reed in
    • mouth
    • more mouthpiece in mouth


    • tight, closed throat.
    • "oh" position; review sigh


    • hard reed
    • sand reed.
Author:
godfrey.craig
ID:
92830
Card Set:
Clarinet Embouchure
Updated:
2011-07-03 08:11:22
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Clarinet Embouchure
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