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The Sound of Silence

Mike Lawson • Playing Tips • March 9, 2015

I’m very insistent on the sound vs. silence duality. We will often practice by starting a note together with a solid sound and releasing the note together as a group. Depending on the group, it sometimes takes only two or three tries, sometimes it takes 15-20 minutes of work, but we get there.

Ryan Laney

Broomfield High School

Broomfield, CO

Submit your PLAYING TIP online at sbomagazine.com or email it to editor Mike Lawson at mlawson@timelesscom.com. Winning entries will be published in School Band & Orchestra and the contributor will receive a prize compliments of EPN Travel Services, Inc.

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