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I have had the incredible privilege to experience amazing musical moments, develop my teaching and growing as a musician over my career, and I have always loved sharing what I've learnt. That is why I am so excited about the Ian Bousfield Experience - now I can share these insights with you, no matter where you are!


Welcome to the Ian Bousfield Experience!

I have had the incredible privilege to experience amazing musical moments, develop my teaching and growing as a musician over my career, and I have always loved sharing what I've learnt. That is why I am so excited about the Ian Bousfield Experience - now I can share these insights with you, no matter where you are!

On the Ian Bousfield Experience you will hear episodes from my What I Learned From... series, my Heroes of Pedagogy interview series, Q&A Sessions from my listeners, a mix of highlights from masterclasses, lessons and keynotes, as well as my thoughts on a broad range of topics including pedagogy, the trombone, performance and the classical music world.

To listen, head to your favorite podcasting service and search for The Ian Bousfield Experience. Leave a review on iTunes and let me know what you think!

The Ian Bousfield Experience Ian Boufsield

    • Performing Arts

I have had the incredible privilege to experience amazing musical moments, develop my teaching and growing as a musician over my career, and I have always loved sharing what I've learnt. That is why I am so excited about the Ian Bousfield Experience - now I can share these insights with you, no matter where you are!


Welcome to the Ian Bousfield Experience!

I have had the incredible privilege to experience amazing musical moments, develop my teaching and growing as a musician over my career, and I have always loved sharing what I've learnt. That is why I am so excited about the Ian Bousfield Experience - now I can share these insights with you, no matter where you are!

On the Ian Bousfield Experience you will hear episodes from my What I Learned From... series, my Heroes of Pedagogy interview series, Q&A Sessions from my listeners, a mix of highlights from masterclasses, lessons and keynotes, as well as my thoughts on a broad range of topics including pedagogy, the trombone, performance and the classical music world.

To listen, head to your favorite podcasting service and search for The Ian Bousfield Experience. Leave a review on iTunes and let me know what you think!

    Masters of Pedagogy, Episode 2: Rex Martin, Part II

    Masters of Pedagogy, Episode 2: Rex Martin, Part II

    And now, for Part II of the interview with Rex Martin! Get ready for a big one. Part I, interesting as it was, was more of a friendly chat. I was astonished at how directly and precisely Rex answered my technical questions in Part II. Also look out for a couple of funny moments!

    • 47 min
    Episode 16: Q&A Session No. 3

    Episode 16: Q&A Session No. 3

    In this episode I cover the following questions sent in by you great people out there!


    00:25 How do you ensure you nail everything the way you hear it in your head?


    10:25 My feelings about the importance (or lack thereof) of a daily routine


    19:05 How does one keep the passion for music and practice alive when having to work full time?


    27:10 Dealing with the different approach conductors bring and what has changed over the years


    Hope you enjoy, and if you have a question yourself, get in touch at www.ianbousfield.com!

    • 32 min
    Masters of Pedagogy, Episode 1: Rex Martin

    Masters of Pedagogy, Episode 1: Rex Martin

    First in the series, Heroes of Pedagogy🏅🎙🎧, a short list of people who I believe are the most important influences in brass teaching. What better place to start than with the great Rex Martin? This interview was so epic that it will be released in two parts. Stay tuned for Part II!

    • 53 min
    Episode 14: When Good Style Turns Bad (Style and Tradition: Part II)

    Episode 14: When Good Style Turns Bad (Style and Tradition: Part II)

    We all love the individual identity of musical organisations. But can tradition sometimes just be an excuse for technical weaknesses and protectionism?

    • 41 min
    Episode 13: Style and Tradition, Part 1

    Episode 13: Style and Tradition, Part 1

    Style is something often discussed in relation to music. But what is it?

    • 19 min
    Episode 12: The Vienna Philharmonic New Year's Concert

    Episode 12: The Vienna Philharmonic New Year's Concert

    Playing the New Year's Concert with the Vienna Philharmonic was an incredibly special experience for me. Tune in for a glimpse into what it is like from the inside!

    • 17 min

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Ian discusses performance challenges we all have as musicians. There is some unfiltered, real life examples he shares in how we had taken them on.

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