Personally, I have a tendency to always go a little flat the softer I play. Admittedly, I have not studied acoustics, nor have I taken a survey of players to determine if what you mention, JBT, is the prevalent theory. I'm sure someone has done some research on this, though.
Originally Posted by jbtsax
IMO, in a vacuum, I'd say that why I personally go a tad flat has to do with my embochure more than anything else. Again, remember that on sax I generally played those fat Sigurd Rascher mouthpieces, too.
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