Clarinet “B for Bulls Eye and Both Pinkies”

SBO Staff • April 2021Playing Tips • April 6, 2021

To accelerate learning for B above the break, I put 1/4” round color coding labels on both pinky keys. Students learn that B is the bulls eye of the music staff and played with both pinkies’.

Michel Nadeau
Burr Intermediate School
East Northport, NY


For a PDF of this playing tip, with SBO’s Tone Deaf Comics cartoon published in the April 2021 issue as a bonus, CLICK HERE

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