Step 1: Know the Parts
Step 2: Identify Body
Step 3: Swab Removal
Step 4: Head Insertion
Step 5: Foot Insertion
Pick up the foot joint with your right hand and insert it onto the bottom end of the body.
Step 6: Alignment
Check the alignment of the head joint by looking down the barrel from the head towards the foot. The embouchure hole should line up with the rods along the length of the body.
Step 7: Finished!
Always clean the inside and outside of your instrument after each use.
Never eat while playing, or play with a dirty mouth.
Never let anyone else play your instrument.