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Re: Marching French Horn mouthpiece?
Posted by It... on 6/11/2017, 7:09 am, in reply to "Marching French Horn mouthpiece?"
isn't the mp. It's likely the player's jaw placement/vowel shape. Needs to be tall for horn. Less tall for F mello (more like trumpet). I played the Bb marching horns that you're asking about in college and had success with my normal horn set-up (and I used a Farkas MDC).
: I have the Yamaha YEP302MS for my horn line in
: marching band. My students all have the
: Holton Farkas MDC mouthpiece and have used
: this in years past. Tuning has been an
: issue at times, and I was wondering if going
: to a different mouthpiece would help them be
: more consistent when marching? What do you
: use for your own students?