Posted by Gary Press on October 14, 1999 at 16:28:06:
In Reply to: Re: Re: Tuba Technique Questions posted by Sam I Am Not on October 13, 1999 at 20:37:33:
Think more about sucking air into your lungs. Feel your lungs expand and the diaphragm will do its thing. It functions exactly the same as when you yawn. As Arnold Jacobs would say, "Breathe to expand, don't expnadto breathe". Sound words from the man himself.