Embouchure (Fr. embouchure; Ger. Ansatz; It. imboccatura)
- Gerald B. Webster,
- Frankie Kelly
- and Jerry Voorhees
The coupling mechanism, during the playing of a wind instrument, between the air supply of the player and the instrument. Embouchure is a matter of such vital importance that its nature will influence the wind instrument player’s progress and ultimate capability as a musician. Problems of embouchure are almost always dental in origin, that is, they are related to the teeth, jaws, mouth and so forth....