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Box players generally do the opposite and manage ok.  You should be fine as long as you don’t rotate your torso any more than needed.  Doing a few opposite twist stretches after playing should help keep your muscles balanced.  Stay aware of your body.

Dana

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Allow me to repeat and reinforce Dana Johnson's suggestion "Doing a few opposite twist stretches after playing should help keep your muscles balanced.  Stay aware of your body. " 

As I deal with arthritis and other such aging problems, I've found that

*body awareness

*constructively dealing with muscle tensions [call it conscious relaxation] have proven very helpful to making music. This applies to many instruments where repetitive small motions can lead to tension in places to which one doesn't/isn't (but should be) paying attention.

So, go into playing and practising already having focussed on finding the least-stressful position, least stressful for everything (back, arms, wrists, etc.)

Stop every few minutes to shake things out and re-assess: Where is the strain? where am I putting tension? What tends to be sore after palying [whether a few mins. or hours afterwards]?

 

BTW, do take a look thro' the Forum called << Ergonomics >>  Many other players give lots of thought to this topic.

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