The 30min-a-day principle

 30 minutes a day is all it takes for a good practice session. I’m a working adult with a job from 9 to 6. I wasn’t sure how I could learn my instrument properly since I was working. I read a biography of Yoyo Ma. His father insisted that Yoyo’s sister and Yoyo do practice […]

It’s all in the lips

The key to playing the horn right is all in the lips. Have a proper embouchure is the only thing that you must get right and form properly. It’s defined as “the position and use of the lips, tongue, and teeth in playing a wind instrument” by the Merriam Webster dictionary. In The Art of French Horn […]

Where it began

This is my journey with the horn. I started playing when I was 13. Stopped at 17, went into the army and that was it for awhile. 2006, I picked up the horn again at 26. Worked in a very tight and rigorous routine everyday until 2012. I woke up at 7 everyday, did a […]