[Harp-L] Sticky lips
Sat Aug 3 16:22:43 EDT 2019
Must really be a challenge. I know that you know your way around the harp!
My first thought is their medications. Can't do much about that in the
I don't recommend any lip gloss because it builds up a waxy goo on the
harp, and doesn't improve the glide.
I have coached students to lick lips as we start a line, then play till it
They may develop their own timing frequency for the re-wetting.
Ultimately they may be able to switch meds with the doctor for less impact.
Ukulele instead? (tease)
Serious Honkage in Arizona
Robert at xxxxx
On Sat, Aug 3, 2019 at 12:17 PM Chad Nordstrom <chad.nordstrom at xxxxx>
> Generally drink more water. Possibly a moisturizer lip balm.
> Chad Nordstrom
> On Aug 3, 2019, at 14:09, Michael Rubin <michaelrubinharmonica at xxxxx>
> > On Sat, Aug 3, 2019 at 1:49 PM Robert Hale <ynfdwas at xxxxx> wrote:
> > By "sticky" do you mean dry and no moisture to slide comfortably?
> > Or something else?
> > Robert Hale
> > Serious Honkage in Arizona
> > youtube.com/DUKEofWAIL
> > Robert at xxxxx
> > On Sat, Aug 3, 2019 at 11:43 AM Michael Rubin <
> > michaelrubinharmonica at xxxxx> wrote:
> >> Hey. I have a student whose problem with sticky lips goes way beyond my
> >> advice.
> >> He is a CX12 chromatic player.
> >> All advice appreciated thanks!
> >> Michael Rubin
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