Tips for playing in the orchestra as a trombonist

How-To | Douglas Rosenthal, Trombone
Bt_movie_not_in_use Learn your music in advance 00h:00m:10s
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Bt_movie_not_in_use Listen to the principal trombone in tutti sections to dynamics and articulations 00h:00m:46s
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NWS trombone fellow Doug Rosenthal shares his top tips on playing in an orchestra

Instruments:
Trombone



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Douglas Rosenthal
Trombone

Douglas Rosenthal is currently Assistant Principal Trombone of the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra. He previously was a Fellow with the New World Symphony. Mr. Rosenthal received a Bachelor of Music from Northwestern University, studying with Michael Mulcahy.