Tips for playing in the orchestra as a trombonist
|Learn your music in advance||00h:00m:10s|
|Know what others play in the orchestra||00h:00m:17s|
|Play on top of the beat||00h:00m:31s|
|Listen to the principal trombone in tutti sections to dynamics and articulations||00h:00m:46s|
|Develop a wide range of dynamics for orchestral playing||00h:00m:58s|
NWS trombone fellow Doug Rosenthal shares his top tips on playing in an orchestra
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.