Yamaha YTR-8335LA Trumpet Review – My Experience

Yamaha YTR-8335 Wayne Bergeron Trumpet

Yamaha YTR-8335LA  Trumpet Review – My Experience With The Wayne Bergeron Model



 The Yamaha YTR-8335LA Trumpet

The Yamaha YTR-8335LA trumpet is made by Yamaha together with the phenomenal, world known lead trumpeter, Wayne Bergeron.

A while back I got to take this horn for a real test drive so in this post I’m going to share my experience with the Yamaha YTR-8335 LA trumpet and write a detailed review about it. Continue reading “Yamaha YTR-8335LA Trumpet Review – My Experience”

Trumpet Player Gifts -Ideas On What To Buy For Brass Players

a present for a trumpet player

Gift Ideas For Trumpet Players

So your friends birthday is coming up and now you are looking for tips and gift ideas for trumpet players? Well, if so you are on the right page because, as a trumpet player myself, I know that what we brass players like…

…so on this page I will present some good ideas on what to buy as a gift for someone who plays the trumpet, or brass players in general. Continue reading “Trumpet Player Gifts -Ideas On What To Buy For Brass Players”

Playing Trumpet With a Mustache-Does Facial Hair Help or Hurt?

a man with facial hair having problem playing brass instruments



Playing Trumpet With a Mustache Is Facial Hair a Problem?

Can I play a brass instrument with facial hair? Is playing trumpet with a mustache going to be a problem? …or…

…could it even be an advantage?

In this blog post I’m going to share my thoughts about this. Continue reading “Playing Trumpet With a Mustache-Does Facial Hair Help or Hurt?”

How To Choose The Right Trumpet Mouthpiece Size – Your GUIDE

Different trumpet mouthpiece sizes



How To Choose The Right Trumpet Mouthpiece Size

What trumpet mouthpiece should I use?

What trumpet mouthpiece sis right for me?…

Knowing how to select the right trumpet mouthpiece can be a bit difficult, especially if you only been playing for a few years. Heck, it can even be a bit tricky even if you have may years of trumpet playing under your belt…

…so, if you are someone who is wondering how to pick out a trumpet mouthpiece, then this article will hopefully help you with that. Continue reading “How To Choose The Right Trumpet Mouthpiece Size – Your GUIDE”

Best Trumpet Gig Bags And Cases

“The Gator GL is a very good trumpet gig bag if you are looking for a protective, nice looking and professional single trumpet case…”

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Best Trumpet Gig Bag And Cases

Nothing makes you feel more professional than arriving at the gig, carrying a nice looking gig bag over your shoulder…

…even if your an amateur.

I remember thinking exactly this, as a teenager, many years ago. In fact I still do, but today I also realize how practical and useful a good trumpet case can be… Continue reading “Best Trumpet Gig Bags And Cases”

What’s The Hardest – Easiest Brass Instrument To Play ?

difficult brass instruments



What Is The Hardest – Easiest Brass Instrument To Play?

People often ask me “what’s the most difficult brass instrument to play?” or “What’s the easiest brass instrument to play?” and in this article I’m going to give my best shot at answering those questions. Continue reading “What’s The Hardest – Easiest Brass Instrument To Play ?”