Definition and background:
The projecting edge of the mouth of a wind instrument where the air column is split to produce a pitch, such as the metal plate of a flute on the mouthpiece above and below the mouth of the flute. The art of adjusting the performer's lips when playing a wind instrument to affect the sound produced.Embouchure.
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