Breath (le souffle) and blowing (souffler, soufflant) feature centrally in brass instrument
practice and in musical vocabularies.
The musicians surround the kettles with their trumpets, tubas, saxophones and other brass instruments
to play traditional Christmas carols that brighten the day of shoppers while raising thousands of dollars in donations to support the work of the Salvation Army.
ARE CLOSE COUSINS OF the human voice.
The Horn Doctor even makes a mass house call at the university bands' annual "Maintenance Party'' picnic, when more than 130 brass instruments
get annual tuneups.
We want to inspire young people who may have never touched a brass instrument
Editor of the Society's journal, Carter (music, Wake Forest U.) tells the story of the sliding brass instrument
during the Renaissance through pictures and documents rather than continuous narrative.
It is the second time Manon, an A level student at Ysgol Brynrefail, Llanrug has won the brass instrument
solo competition at the Urdd Eisteddfod.
The German Embassy recently donated music instruments, including six trumpets, a tuba and a trombone to the Brass Instrument
Training Institute (BIT) in Katutura, in order to enhance the capacity of the centre.
The cassette consisted of a recording of a brass instrument
followed by the word "iron!", which was repeated every few seconds.
When handed the brass instrument
, Sara the Walrus grips it between her flippers and blasts out a note.
Each example is recorded twice, the first track demonstrating the brass instrument
playing along with the rhythm section of piano, bass and drums, while the second version only provides the rhythm section so that the brass player can practice along with the song.
A flare-up can be triggered by the mechanical pressure of playing a wind or brass instrument
. These lesions can be treated with acyclovir, an antiviral prescription ointment, and a temporary respite from playing-- from several days to a week.