Title: The 7 Essentials of Tone Production
This is an ongoing lesson for Middle Level bands. The 7 concepts that are taught affect every aspect of a young instrumentalist's performance. The lesson uses teacher/peer modeling and recordings of professional musicians and service bands to demonstrate the desired tonal qualities.
Standard(s): [AED] IM3 (6-12) 4: Demonstrate proper balance when playing as a member of an ensemble.