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  1. Eb Alto
    Ok so I’ve always heard that you’re supposed to tongue “tip to tip”, I’ve also heard that everyone articulates differently and you should do what works best. I found out the a few months ago that I’ve been anchor tonguing. I’ve heard that anchor tonguing isn’t bad but I don’t like it. It causes...
  2. Tone Producing & Embouchure
    I play alto sax and bassoon equally, but I find myself to be inherently flat in the upper registers on both instruments. I try to play with an "ay" or "ee" tongue position as I get higher but it does little, leading me to suspect air support may be the main issue. Are there any tests or...
  3. Tone Producing & Embouchure
    I've recently come to discover that I've developed a habit, and I'm not sure if it needs fixing. When I play, I rest the tip of my tongue against my bottom lip (also touching my bottom teeth) and my tongue is on the floor of my mouth. To tongue, I just raise the front portion of my tongue (a...
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