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   Warm-up 2 Premise Review (Steady Stream of Air Quick-Twitch)

On-going Relevant Premises


Articulation Technique (click for details)

  1. Start with a “T” and then dent the air.

  2. Quick-Twitch and Slow-Twitch.   

  3. Slow Music—Quick Articulation.


Breathing Technique (click for details)

  1. Always take a full, in-time breath.

  2. Maintain a steady stream of air.

  3. Fill every beat with sound.

  4. Never, ever, ever, breathe after a long note Unless we all decide to do so. 

 5. Percussionists must learn to breathe together.

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