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by ttf_BackBone
Sun Jan 28, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: Trying basses?
Replies: 48
Views: 30120

Trying basses?

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=104205.msg1230617#msg1230617"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=104205.msg1230617#msg1230617]</s>Quote from: Slavbassbone on Jan 28, 2018, 08:01AM<e>[/url]</e></URL> The shires I've tried the trigger was in an unnatural position, a...
by ttf_BackBone
Thu Jan 25, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: WTB: Kanstul 169 pipe copy
Replies: 1
Views: 753

WTB: Kanstul 169 pipe copy

Forgot to add that I need it to be press fit. Thanks!
by ttf_BackBone
Wed Jan 24, 2018 8:16 am
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: WTB: Kanstul 169 pipe copy
Replies: 1
Views: 753

WTB: Kanstul 169 pipe copy

<r>Like the title says I am looking for a 169 copy lead pipe. It'd like to try it out and compare it to the Kanstul "C" pipe I have now. Does anyone have one used? <IMG src="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/hi.gif"><s>[img]</s><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/hi.gif">http://tromb...
by ttf_BackBone
Tue Jan 16, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: WTB: 9 1/2" Bass Bell
Replies: 0
Views: 599

WTB: 9 1/2" Bass Bell

<t>Hey folks! Looking for a bell for my horn. It is a Holton TR-181 that I bought used for $600.00 from a forum member. I have been fixing it up and improving it and now want to switch to a 9 1/2" bell if possible. The catch is, that I don't have a lot of $$ to spend. From my research the bells that...
by ttf_BackBone
Mon Jan 15, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Holton TR183 Bass Trombone
Replies: 4
Views: 1412

FS: Holton TR183 Bass Trombone

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103954.msg1228644#msg1228644"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=103954.msg1228644#msg1228644]</s>Quote from: greenbean on Jan 15, 2018, 01:00PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>And photos (for educational purposes)...<br/> <br/> <URL url="https:/...
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: F Trigger and Double Trigger range
Replies: 17
Views: 11382

F Trigger and Double Trigger range

This exercise has helped me greatly!

Alan Raph / trombone tips / trigger notes - YouTube https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ikuXR_MU3KI
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: F Trigger and Double Trigger range
Replies: 17
Views: 11382

F Trigger and Double Trigger range

This exercise has helped me greatly!

Alan Raph / trombone tips / trigger notes - YouTube https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ikuXR_MU3KI
by ttf_BackBone
Mon Nov 20, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Beginners and Returning Trombonists
Topic: Things you use to could have sight read!
Replies: 17
Views: 10794

Things you use to could have sight read!

Try slowing the metronome way down. Like super slow. Where you can play with no mistakes then slowly speed it up.
by ttf_BackBone
Mon Nov 20, 2017 1:34 pm
Forum: Beginners and Returning Trombonists
Topic: Things you use to could have sight read!
Replies: 17
Views: 10794

Things you use to could have sight read!

<t>I found that practicing scales in all keys with variations of rhythm and arpeggio patterns were a great help. Work in alternate positions that make that scale as smooth as possible. Practice all while sight reading and not from memory, although there is a lot to gain from memorizing scales, at di...
by ttf_BackBone
Sat Nov 11, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Gotta love challenging jumps!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2839

Gotta love challenging jumps!!

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102906.msg1220309#msg1220309"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102906.msg1220309#msg1220309]</s>Quote from: GetzenBassPlayer on Nov 10, 2017, 09:30AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I don’t know the work, but I would either play the upper regis...
by ttf_BackBone
Sat Nov 11, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Gotta love challenging jumps!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2839

Gotta love challenging jumps!!

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102906.msg1220309#msg1220309"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102906.msg1220309#msg1220309]</s>Quote from: GetzenBassPlayer on Nov 10, 2017, 09:30AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I don’t know the work, but I would either play the upper regis...
by ttf_BackBone
Fri Nov 10, 2017 7:42 am
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Gotta love challenging jumps!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2839

Gotta love challenging jumps!!

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102906.msg1220281#msg1220281"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102906.msg1220281#msg1220281]</s>Quote from: svenlarsson on Nov 10, 2017, 06:52AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>The difficulty is to catch enough breath before the low C. The Webe...
by ttf_BackBone
Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS-Holton TR 180
Replies: 11
Views: 1440

FS-Holton TR 180

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102651.msg1220015#msg1220015"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102651.msg1220015#msg1220015]</s>Quote from: wgwbassbone on Nov 08, 2017, 09:33AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>I don't believe so. I'd need to take measurements but I don't have ...
by ttf_BackBone
Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:42 am
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS-Holton TR 180
Replies: 11
Views: 1440

FS-Holton TR 180

Are the Holton 9 1/2" bells short like the 10" 181 bells?
by ttf_BackBone
Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:03 am
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Gotta love challenging jumps!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2839

Gotta love challenging jumps!!

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102906.msg1219633#msg1219633"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102906.msg1219633#msg1219633]</s>Quote from: Le.Tromboniste on Nov 06, 2017, 08:08AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Two extreme examples in solo rep I can think of right now.<br/> ...
by ttf_BackBone
Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:58 am
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Gotta love challenging jumps!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2839

Gotta love challenging jumps!!

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102906.msg1219641#msg1219641"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102906.msg1219641#msg1219641]</s>Quote from: JohnL on Nov 06, 2017, 08:44AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>It's not just two separate notes, it's jump between two different musical...
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Nov 05, 2017 6:49 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

Sold!!
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Nov 05, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Gotta love challenging jumps!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2839

Gotta love challenging jumps!!

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102906.msg1219543#msg1219543"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102906.msg1219543#msg1219543]</s>Quote from: Andrew Meronek on Nov 05, 2017, 04:49PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>. . . Fire Paul Lavender?  <IMG src="http://tromboneforum.org/Sm...
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Nov 05, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

Sale pending!
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Nov 05, 2017 4:11 pm
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Gotta love challenging jumps!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2839

Gotta love challenging jumps!!

<r>Off to practice I go! <IMG src="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/good.gif"><s>[img]</s><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/good.gif">http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/good.gif</URL><e>[/img]</e></IMG><br/> <br/> <URL url="https://1drv.ms/i/s!AhFQSIkxphcTkVyYuXihfnPGKQob"><s>[...
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Nov 05, 2017 11:34 am
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

Sale fell through.

Price drop: $350.00 shipped obo.
by ttf_BackBone
Thu Nov 02, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

Sale pending on the Olds...
by ttf_BackBone
Thu Oct 26, 2017 6:11 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

I am looking for a 9 1/2" bass bell for my Holton 181. Maybe someone is up for a trade?
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Oct 15, 2017 12:00 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

Price Reduction on the Olds!!
$450.00 shipped including PayPal fees!  Image
by ttf_BackBone
Fri Sep 29, 2017 12:07 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

<r>Price reduction on the Olds!<br/> $500.00 shipped including any paypal fees! That's right. $500.00 out the door! And I am still in the negotiating mood, friends!  <IMG src="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/smile.gif"><s>[img]</s><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/smile.gif">http...
by ttf_BackBone
Tue Sep 26, 2017 10:13 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

Besson Sold!

Mods can we modify the title to reflect only the Olds?
by ttf_BackBone
Tue Sep 26, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

Sale Pending on Besson 8-10!
by ttf_BackBone
Tue Sep 26, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

It's about the same after a polish. Definitely playable.
by ttf_BackBone
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:37 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102193.msg1214570#msg1214570"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=102193.msg1214570#msg1214570]</s>Quote from: dave19er on Sep 26, 2017, 01:36PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Is the scratchiness on the Besson something that a shop could fix?<br/...
by ttf_BackBone
Tue Sep 26, 2017 12:36 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

I am accepting offers as well Image
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Sep 24, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Hand grip for wrist pain
Replies: 13
Views: 2321

Hand grip for wrist pain

<r>Neotech grip. Will work wonders!! <IMG src="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/good.gif"><s>[img]</s><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/good.gif">http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/good.gif</URL><e>[/img]</e></IMG><br/> <br/> Trombone Grip™ <URL url="https://neotechstraps.com/t...
by ttf_BackBone
Sat Sep 23, 2017 8:20 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

Forgot to mention all prices include PayPal fees!   Image
by ttf_BackBone
Tue Sep 19, 2017 9:36 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10
Replies: 16
Views: 2167

FS: Olds Recording/Besson 8-10

<r>Olds Recording<br/> This is a sweet horn. Serial #401xxx puts it around 1962. Very minimal denting - two pin sized in the bell throat and a couple on the tuning slide. Dual bore slide with fluted tubes are surprisingly straight and fast. Could use a polishing on the outers and has the tiniest spo...
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Sep 10, 2017 11:40 am
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: 2B or not 2B... That is the question!
Replies: 14
Views: 10420

2B or not 2B... That is the question!

Glad this is headed in the right direction! Image
by ttf_BackBone
Thu Sep 07, 2017 10:56 am
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: 2B or not 2B... That is the question!
Replies: 14
Views: 10420

2B or not 2B... That is the question!

<r>No sales. "New User" to ebay:<br/> <br/> <URL url="http://www.ebay.com/usr/shadowdragon7750?_trksid=p2047675.l2559"><s>[url=http://www.ebay.com/usr/shadowdragon7750?_trksid=p2047675.l2559]</s><LINK_TEXT text="http://www.ebay.com/usr/shadowdragon775 ... 7675.l2559">http://www.ebay.com/usr/shadowdr...
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Sep 03, 2017 10:06 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS Schilke 59
Replies: 3
Views: 452

FS Schilke 59

Shank fixed by tech. Check out the pics. Image
by ttf_BackBone
Thu Aug 31, 2017 11:13 am
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: 2B or not 2B... That is the question!
Replies: 14
Views: 10420

2B or not 2B... That is the question!

<r><URL url="http://www.ebay.com/itm/King-Professional-Model-2BL-Tenor-Trombone-QuinnTheEskimo-/162652755462?hash=item25dedc1606:g:hfsAAOSwy5BZpykM"><s>[url=http://www.ebay.com/itm/King-Professional-Model-2BL-Tenor-Trombone-QuinnTheEskimo-/162652755462?hash=item25dedc1606:g:hfsAAOSwy5BZpykM]</s><LIN...
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Aug 27, 2017 3:28 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS Schilke 59
Replies: 3
Views: 452

FS Schilke 59

Or trade?? Bach 3G or 4G? Large shank.
by ttf_BackBone
Fri Aug 25, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Neotech trombone grip
Replies: 9
Views: 1708

Neotech trombone grip

Have had one on my old tr183 and now it is on my tr 181. Wonderful grip. Very comfortable. Easy to install. Very affordable. Totally puts you in control of the horn without having to cramp any muscles to hold it which frees up the playing.
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Aug 20, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS Schilke 59
Replies: 3
Views: 452

FS Schilke 59

Bump.
by ttf_BackBone
Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:33 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FS Schilke 59
Replies: 3
Views: 452

FS Schilke 59

<r>One ding on end of shank but other than that it is in good condition. $45.00 plus $5.00 shipping and PayPal fees.<br/> <br/> Pictures <URL url="https://1drv.ms/f/s!AhFQSIkxphcTj1E2r6kVcwKAiPqz"><s>[url=https://1drv.ms/f/s!AhFQSIkxphcTj1E2r6kVcwKAiPqz]</s>here<e>[/url]</e></URL>.<br/> <br/> </r>
by ttf_BackBone
Fri Jul 28, 2017 7:24 am
Forum: Practice Room
Topic: Thoughts on audition preparation and the pursuit of excellence
Replies: 5
Views: 1186

Thoughts on audition preparation and the pursuit of excellence

Well worth the read. "How good is good enough?"  -  What a question to ask!! I immediately did and went on to search out what the "standard" is and I tell you it is inspiring. Thank you.
by ttf_BackBone
Wed Jul 19, 2017 7:18 am
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: FOR SALE: 1969 Reynolds Contempora
Replies: 8
Views: 1100

FOR SALE: 1969 Reynolds Contempora

Tenor or Bass?
by ttf_BackBone
Fri Jun 30, 2017 7:34 am
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Where to buy in Orange County California
Replies: 12
Views: 1716

Where to buy in Orange County California

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100813.msg1201215#msg1201215"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=100813.msg1201215#msg1201215]</s>Quote from: Doug Elliott on Jun 29, 2017, 11:28PM<e>[/url]</e></URL>The exhibit building is the Orton Center, which is on Google Maps ...
by ttf_BackBone
Fri Apr 14, 2017 1:09 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: WTB: Bass Trombone
Replies: 7
Views: 1161

WTB: Bass Trombone

<r><URL url="http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99322.msg1189437#msg1189437"><s>[url=http://tromboneforum.org/index.php?topic=99322.msg1189437#msg1189437]</s>Quote from: silverplussonic on Apr 14, 2017, 07:02AM<e>[/url]</e></URL>Yes, I have, I played it for jazz for a year. It's just time to b...
by ttf_BackBone
Thu Apr 13, 2017 1:21 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: WTB: Bass Trombone
Replies: 7
Views: 1161

WTB: Bass Trombone

Have you played a double valve bass before?
by ttf_BackBone
Thu Apr 13, 2017 1:10 pm
Forum: Classified Advertisements
Topic: WTB: Bass Trombone
Replies: 7
Views: 1161

WTB: Bass Trombone

They do pop up from time to time in that price range. Just be patient. Took me several months to find one.
by ttf_BackBone
Fri Mar 24, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: Found on the Net
Topic: Worse Bach
Replies: 5
Views: 814

Worse Bach

<r>Love this comment below the video:<br/> "You might want to move the slide in one fluid motion if you want others to know how smooth it moves. Also, you should play it so we know it doesn't sound like a foot." <IMG src="http://tromboneforum.org/Smileys/otjf/biggrin.gif"><s>[img]</s><URL url="http...
by ttf_BackBone
Tue Mar 14, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: Musical Miscellany
Topic: Had a blast doubling last night!
Replies: 2
Views: 745

Had a blast doubling last night!

Great post!

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