"I have asthma as well, and I am both a woodwind and brass player (bassoon and trombone).
I make sure that I take my inhalers, but ONLY when I need them. If I'm having a tough breathing day, then of course, I will take them. But if I'm…"
"I don't have asthma, but I actually used to have an issue with (recently found this term out) soft palate leaking. Apparently, this is when the air leaked through my nose, but all I knew was that it was uncomfortable enough to…"
I asked all my flute playing/teaching friends on Facebook about their experiences teaching students with asthma and copied their responses below.
Hope this is helpful to you!
I have had students whose asthma has actually…"
I apologize that I have not responded sooner to your great question. If you give me a couple of days to research this topic a little, I should be able to have a response for you by this Thurdsay.
In the meantime, another Carnegie…"
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My other musical interests, styles, and instruments are:
I write alternative and grunge music, and I'm involved in marching band. I also taught myself how to play piano, and I'm learning how to play oboe.
My favorite artists, influences, and inspirations are:
I really like Death Cab for Cutie, Nirvana, Foo Fighters,The United States One Direction, and Gregory and the Hawk. I love Pachelbel's Canon, and piano music. I really like writing songs about whatever I feel like, and I write parodys.
More about me:
I love music, and I want to study music one day. Music is the greatest form on inspiration.